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Yemeni President Names New Central Bank Governor, Moves HQ to Aden- Saba

Security in Yemen deteriorated further after the Huthi rebels swept into the capital Sanaa and pushed south, forcing President Abedrabbo Mansour Hadi's government to flee into exile in March last year Fayez Nureldine, AFP/File
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A decree by Yemen’s  president Abd Rabbuh Mansur Hadi appointed former finance minister Monasser Al Quaiti as head of the central bank, according to a statement on the state-run sabanew.net news agency.

The decree also included a decision to move the bank’s headquarters from the capital Sanaa to the southern port city of Aden, according to the statement.

The President also made a tecnical ministeral change in the governmnet of Dr. Ahmed Obaid Bin Daghar. He named Moammar Al-Eryani minister of information , Marwan Damaj, minister of Culture, Dr. Mohammed Qubati minister of tourism , Ahmed Obaid al-Fadhli minister of finanace, Dr. Ahmed Zubayen Attiah minister of endowment and guidance , Hussein Abdulrahman  Basalama minister of higher education, Abdulghani Jameel minister of capital Sana’a secertarite and Abdulrab Saleh Aslami minister of state.