Ethiopia, UAE vow to move relations forward

 

October 3, 2017

Ethiopia, UAE vow to move relations forwardEthiopia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have agreed to bolster their relations.

Ethiopian Ambassador to the UAE, Abdelqader Resqu, on Saturady paid a courtesy visit to Sheikh Mansour bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Presidential Affairs of UAE.

Ethiopia has been registering rapid economic growth, the Ethiopian Ambassador said, adding the country wants to elevate its relations with UAE into a new high.

After recalling last year’s visit by the UAE delegation, he said Ethiopia wants investment from UAE in agriculture, animal husbandry, tourism and power development sectors.
Sheikh Mansour for his part commended the growing relations between the two countries, adding "UAE is keen to move these ties forward."

The Deputy Prime Minister also pledged to press on UAE investors to invest in Ethiopia, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia.

Source: FBC