ADDIS ABABA (HAN) May 10.2016. Public Diplomacy & Regional Security News. State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Taye Atske-selassie met with a delegation from United Kingdom’s High-Level Trade and Investment Mission today (May 10, 2016). The UK delegation was headed by the newly- appointed Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy and MP, Richard Benyon. Ambassador Taye briefed the delegation about the numerous investment potential that Ethiopia has to offer.
He underscored that Ethiopia is a populous country and one of the fastest-growing economies in Africa with foreign, private sector participation and investment. The State Minister further said the opportunity available in the country outweigh the challenges, which he said would be an asset for a productive partnership with Ethiopia. It would also help secure new investment or witness first-hand information on various investment potentials in the country, which is one of Africa’s most emerging economies.