China In Yemen Power Plant Deal


China has agreed to build power plants in Yemen with a combined capacity of 5GW, during a state visit by Yemen’s President ‘Abd Rabbu Mansur Hadi to Beijing. Returning to San’a on 19 November, President Hadi told state media that he had concluded agreements with Chinese President Xi Jinping for 5GW of generating capacity, to include gas and coal-fired units.

Yemen’s Minister of Electricity Salih Sumai announced...