Dr. Tedros meets Foreign Minister of UAE

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Addis Ababa, 21 January 2014 (WIC) - Foreign Minister Dr Tedros Adhanom met today the UAE Foreign Minister H.H. Sheikh Abdulla Bin Zayed Al-Nahyanand.
The two ministers discussed on ways to strengthen the bilateral relations of the two countries and ties on various fields.
The UAE Foreign Minister thanked Dr. Tedros for visiting Abu Dhabi with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn.
Dr. Tedros on the occasion said that Ethiopia is keen to bolster the two countries cooperation and works for its implementation.
Dr. Tedros has also briefed the UAE Foreign Minister on Ethiopia’s efforts in using renewable energy resources including Hydro power.
H.H. Sheikh Bin Zayed Al-Nahyanand on his part said Ethiopia has huge potential of renewable energy in which his country is desirous to work with.
He mentioned that UAE is interested to establish a strong partnership with African continent in the Energy sector and requested Ethiopia’s support for its implementation.
The two Foreign ministers also exchanged ideas on holding the joint ministerial meeting of the two countries in the near future.