Employees of MoT pledge to buy 2nd round dam bonds

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Addis Ababa, 24 April, 2o14 (WIC) - Employees of Ministry of Trade (MoT) have pledged their one month salary for the purchase of renaissance dam bonds for the second time.
The employees made the pledge today at an event organized here at the Ministry to mark 3rd Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) launching anniversary.
Trade State Minister, Ali Siraj, who expressed his happiness with the commitment of the employees, said that all Ethiopians need to put their print in the construction of the dam.
The purchase of renaissance dam bonds has been increasing the saving rate, which correspond to increased investment, he said.
Employees of the ministry on their part said the construction of the dam would help build positive image of the country in addition to assisting nation’s effort to eradicate poverty.