Ethiopia, UAE discuss financial cooperation

Addis Ababa, January 11, 2018 (FBC) - As part of Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh’s official working visit to the UAE, representatives from Ethiopia and the UAE have held talks on ways of fast-tracking financial cooperation to further cement ties.

During a meeting between the newly appointed Ambassador to the UAE, Tebeje Berhe and Director General of Abu Dabhi Development Fund, Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi on Thursday, the two sides noted with satisfaction the success of bilateral cooperation in the area of financial cooperation.

They also emphasized the need to scale up collective endeavors to put into practice financial pledges in a realistic time table.

According to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, the two sides have also underscored the need to finalize the jointly financed Saudi-UAE Gedio-Lemelem Berha road construction.

Posted by Amare Asrat