|Posted by Institute of International Relations and Economic Cooperation on July 21, 2015 at 6:35 AM|
Professor Dr. Anton Caragea –IRICE President was received on , 9 July 2015 by the Minister of Trade of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, Yaekob Yalla, during his visit to Ethiopia.
Economic and Trade dialogue between Romania and Ethiopia
The two officials reviewed the progress in the bilateral relations, insisting on economic cooperation and trade.
They expressed their firm belief that additional joint effort and intensified bilateral political contacts could boost the economic exchanges and help map out new investment and business projects of mutual interest.
As promising areas for bilateral economic cooperation, they mentioned the textile industry, the energy sector (hydroelectric plants, coal mining), agriculture and the pharmaceutical industry.
The Professor Dr. Anton Caragea urged Ethiopian business personalities to visit Romania and identify opportunities for economic cooperation. Moreover, he underscored that a rise in commercial exchanges could also be determined through the agency of the Romanian-Ethiopian Business Council.
H.E. Professor Dr. Anton Caragea and Senator Ionel Agrigoroaei decorates the Minister of Trade of Ethiopia.
He also assured the Ethiopian side that business people in Romania are aware of the huge Ethiopian market’s potential (with around 90 million`s consumers), given the wealth of natural resources, the strategic geographical position and this year’s positive democratic and economic developments.