Ethiopia’s Finance Minister meets with ADNOC Group CEO
Addis Ababa, November 5, 2019 (FBC) –Ethiopia’s Minister of Finance, Ahmed Shide, met with Dr. Sultan Al Jaberi, UAE Minister of State and Abu Dhabi National Oil Corporation (ADNOC) Group CEO in Abu Dhabi yesterday.
The two officials discussed ways to strengthen and diversify cooperation between the two countries, including in areas of logistics and supply of oil.
Ahmed thanked the people and government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for joining Ethiopians in celebrating Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed’s Nobel Peace Prize win last October.
Dubai and Abu Dhabi expressed their joy by lighting up landmarks such as the Burj Khalifa in Dubai and landmarks in Abu Dhabi such as the Sheikh Zayed Bridge in the colors of the Ethiopian flag in honour of the Prime Minister.
In a related development, Ethiopia’s Minister of Trade and Industry, Fetlework Gebregziabher has held discussion with Reem Al Hashimy, the United Arab Emirates (UAE) Minister of State for International Cooperation.