Addis Ababa November 23/2020 (ENA) China has all the time accompanied Ethiopia’s efforts to scale back poverty and obtain prosperity, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for International Affairs Demeke Mekonnen mentioned.
Throughout a gathering held right now to mirror on Ethiopia-China 50th yr relations Demeke mentioned the 2 international locations are partaking in in depth commerce and financial cooperation as a continuation of relations rooted in historical civilizations and struggles in opposition to alien forces.
In response to him, Chinese language huge investments in some notable sectors, together with the Addis Ababa-Djibouti Railway, industrial parks, vacationer attraction parks, satellite tv for pc know-how improvement, are manifestations of the ever-growing relationship between the 2 international locations.
The DPM and International Minister additionally recounted the commendable contributions of Ethiopian Airways throughout the heyday of the Coronavirus pandemic in China as a testomony to China’s nice worth to Ethiopia.
He additional expressed his perception that China would make the experimental-level vaccine a public good, in keeping with a press relaes of Ministry of International Affairs.
On the dialogue which introduced collectively about 100 politicians, academicians, enterprise individuals and others from each international locations, Finance Minister Ahmed Shide, and Funding Commissioner Lelise Neme defined the financial benefits Chinese language firms would get by partaking in Ethiopia.
China Africa Growth Vice-president, ZHOU Chao, and Huajian Group President ZHANG Huarong offered their reflections on their expertise investing in Ethiopia.
Ethiopia’s Ambassador in China, Teshome Toga, and China’s ambassador in Ethiopia, Zhao Zhiyuan, concluded the assembly with remarks underlining that the inspiration for Ethiopia-China relations is mutual respect and mutual advantages.
The assembly was organized by Ethiopia’s Embassy in Beijing and the Chinese language Individuals’s Affiliation for Friendship with International Nations.