Demeke meets World Bank's Deputy CEO

Addis Ababa, May 17, 2017 (FBC) – Deputy Prime Minister Demeke Mekonnen received and held talks with the World Bank's Deputy Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Kristalina Georgieva here at his office today.

The two sides exchanged views on how to boost the bank’s support for Ethiopian government’s anti-poverty struggle.

Demeke told journalists that improving women’s benefits were among topics of the discussions.

According to Office of the Prime Minister, they also discussed on ways to increase the bank’s support for Ethiopia’s infrastructure development activities.

Translated and posted by Amare Asrat