Addis Ababa November 11/2020 (ENA) Newly appointed Chinese language Ambassador to Ethiopia, Zhao Zhiyuan on Wednesday affirmed that he’ll try to intensify cooperation between the 2 pleasant international locations. The newly appointed ambassador of China to Ethiopia Zhao Zhiyuan offered his the copies of the credentials to State Minister Ambassador Redwan Hussein at present.
State Minister for Overseas Affairs, Ambassador Redwan Hussein at present obtained credentials from the brand new envoy of Chinese language ambassador to at his workplace in Addis Ababa.
The brand new Chinese language envoy, Zhao Zhiyuan mentioned he’ll work to additional broaden the present strategic partnership between Ethiopia and China.
Noting Ethiopia and China will mark the 50th anniversary of their diplomatic ties, he assured that his focus might be promotion of commerce and funding between Addis Ababa and Beijing.
Ambassador Zhao mentioned he’s delighted to serve his nation as an envoy to Ethiopia, the place the Chinese language Authorities attaches nice significance to its relations for historic, financial, and strategic causes.
In the course of the event, the 2 sides have mentioned on big selection of bilateral and multilateral problems with widespread pursuits.
They’ve reiterated the significance of additional increasing the in depth financial actions that the Chinese language Authorities and personal firms are presently partaking in Ethiopia.
Ambassador Redwan appreciated China’s crucial assist to Ethiopia in combating COVID-19, whereas the Chinese language ambassador thanked Ethiopia for standing shoulder to shoulder with China in its battle towards the worldwide scourge.
Speaking in regards to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, the 2 have agreed that contentious points ought to solely be solved via dialogue and mutual understanding among the many negotiating events.
Ambassador Redwan recommended China for understanding Ethiopia’s stance to not internationalize the present process operation in Tigray Regional State as the problem is a home affair of Ethiopia.
The Chinese language ambassador reaffirmed that China understands exterior energy involvement within the Ethiopian authorities operation in Tigray is pointless since Ethiopia is able to fixing its personal issues.
In keeping with the Ministry of Overseas Affairs, the 2 have additionally talked about ways in which Ethiopian Airways may resume its briefly suspended flights to China.