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Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn meets President Abdel fattah El-Sisi.

Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn met President El-Sisi today (Monday 30th January 2017) in Addis Ababa at the margins of the 28th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union.

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Premier calls for action at a summit on the Africa Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI)

Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn addressing the First Session of the Africa Renewable Energy Initiative (AREI) Board of Directors on Sunday ( January 29, 2017), on the margins of the 28th AU Summit in Addis Ababa emphasized on the need to implement the various projects earmarked under the auspices of the AREI.

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Ethiopia, Mauritius pledge to make ties yield real results

Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu, holding bilateral talks with his Mauritian counterpart Mr Vishnu Lutchmeenaraidoo on Sunday (January 29), reiterated the need to solidify the longstanding Ethio-Mauritius ties with concrete and practical cooperation in such areas as sugar production, tourism and renewable energy development.

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Revitalization process of the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) on the go

Several African heads of State and representatives of Government attended the 26th session of the heads of State and Government of the African Peer Review Mechanism (APRM) forum on the margins of the 28th African Union Summit.

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UN Secretary-General hails Ethiopia for promoting regional peace & security and upholding an open-door policy for refugees

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Gutteres commended Ethiopia's positive role in the maintenance of peace and security in the Horn of Africa region; also hailed the country's exemplary role in hosting hundreds of thousands of refugees from neighboring countries.

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Ethiopia, Kenya agree to work closely on bilateral and regional issues

Ethiopia, Kenya agree to work closely on bilateral and regional issues Ethiopia and Kenya reaffirmed their commitment to work closely in a bid to strengthen cooperation on bilateral and regional issues.

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Ethiopia, EU avow the need to build strategic ties

In a meeting held between Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu and Koen Vervaeke, Managing Director for East Africa at the European External Action Service (EEAS) on Friday (January 28, 2017), the two sides affirmed the need to forge strategic engagements to further bolster long standing ties.

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Dr. Workineh Gebeyehu confers with his Burundian Counterpart

Foreign Minister, Dr. Workneh met Burundi’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Alain Aime Nyamtwe, on Friday (January 27) for discussions on bilateral and regional issues including collaboration on keeping regional peace and security and further strengthening bilateral relations.

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Ethiopia, Estonia agree to boost bilateral relations

Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu conferred with his Estonian counterpart, Sven Mikser on the sidelines of the 33th Ordinary Session of the Executive Council meeting of the African Union today (January 25, 2017).

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State Minister Dr. Aklilu meets with Japanese Business Delegation

State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Aklilu Hailemikael met with Japanese Business Delegation led by Yoshiaki Kobayashi, Honorary Consul of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in Osaka, Japan today (January 25, 2017).

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