Updated: 30 April, 2008

Yemen

Said Khory receives the Unity Medal from President Saleh Khoury granted unity medal for contributions to Yemeni development President Ali Abdullah Saleh has awarded the unity medal to Arab businessman Said Tawfiq Khoury in recognition of his contribution to the development process in Yemen in various fields. The medal was handed to Khoury, president of Consolidated Contractors Companies (CCC) and governor of the Palestine Bank, by President Saleh in an official ceremony. Saba news agency said that the medal was granted to Khoury in recognition of his role in the development process in Yemen in different spheres as well as for his contributions to humanitarian and charitable fields.  Khoury expressed pleasure and pride at receiving this medal from the President of the Republic, affirming that he would be faithful to Yemen and would exert his utmost efforts to continue to serve the country. yobserver.com 5 Apr 08