YRCS

AcronymDefinition
YRCSYemeni Red Crescent Society (humanitarian agency)
YRCSYuma Regional Communications System (Yuma, AZ)
YRCSYouth Red Cross Society
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The ICRC said on August 25 that in cooperation with YRCS it had helped relocate all 5,000 people from a fourth camp (Al-Anad) just outside Saada city, which was caught in the line of fire, to safer places -- some in the other three camps, others elsewhere in the city.Aa
The YRCS working closely with the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) currently has 40 members of staff in Sa'ada, including 15 who have continued working despite being briefly held hostage by the Houthis last week.
"They are still working," said Dr Abbas Zabar, secretary-general of the YRCS.
"Last year there were only 5 literate women, but this year all of the prisoners are literate," said Etedal Abdo Nasser, General Assistant Secretary in the YRCS.
The ICRC vocational training program on behalf of women detained in Yemen, as implemented by the YRCS, started in 2001 in the Mahweet Central Prison (CP) as a pilot project, and was later expanded to the Hodeidah and Dhamar CPs in 2002.
A memorandum of understanding, (MoU) was signed today between the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, UNHCR and the Yemen Red Crescent Society, YRCS.
Like most of its less-than-truckload (LTL) carrier brethren, YRC felt the sting of declining revenues and volumes in the second quarter.
Operating revenue at YRC Freight fell 3.2 percent to $800.8 million, while operating income dropped 40.3 percent to $16 million.
YRC reported $58 million in adjusted earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) for the quarter, well below the consensus of $70 million.
Earlier in the decade, YRC executed two "reverse" stock splits which eliminated massive amounts of supply from the marketplace.
In 2005, YRC took on enormous debt to acquire LTL carrier US Freightways.
YRC blamed much of the bottom-line weakness on higher costs associated with the agreement, which was retroactive to April 1, 2019, with little, if any, of the benefits accruing to the company in the quarter.