Ethiopia: Crown Prince meets PM Haile Mariam Desalegn

Riyadh (HAN) October 22, 2015 – Public Diplomacy and Regional Investment Initiative News. Crown Prince Mohammed bin Naif bin Abdulaziz, Deputy Premier and Minister of Interior held a meeting at Al-Yamamah Palace here today with the Prime Minister of Republic of Ethiopia Haile Mariam Desalegn.

During the meeting, they reviewed bilateral relations between the two countries, ways of enhancing them in various fields related to economic and investment cooperation especially in the field of agriculture, as well as the promotion of trade between the two countries and the latest developments in the region.

The meeting was attended by Minister of Finance Dr. Ibrahim bin Abdulaziz Al-Assaf, Minister of Commerce and Industry Dr. Tawfiq bin Fawzan Al-Rabiah, Minister of State and Cabinet’s Member Dr. Essam bin Saad bin Said, Minister of Agriculture Abdulrahman bin Abdulmohsen Al-Fadhli, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Dr. Nizar Obaid Madani, Governor of Saudi Arabian Monetary Agency Dr. Fahd bin Abdullah Al-Mubarak, Governor of Saudi Arabian General Investment Authority Engineer Abdul Latif bin Ahmed Al-Othman, and Saudi Acting Charg d’affaires to the Republic of Ethiopia Khalid bin Mabrouk Al-Khalid.

On the Ethiopian side, it was attended by the Minister of Defence Siraj Fegessa Shereffa, Minister of Finance and Economic Development Abdulaziz Mohammed, and Minister of Information Qitasho Rida, alriyadh