Armenia – Ethiopia
On November 20 President of Yerevan Chamber of Commerce and Industry Mr. Andranik Aleksanyan hosted Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia to Armenia H.E. Mr. Kasahun Dender Melese. Touching on Armenian-Ethiopian friendship the Ambassador pointed out: “We always say that we have learned business from Armenians and the owner of the largest supermarket in Ethiopia is Armenian”. The guest also noted that their Government has taken industrialization course from agrarian in the economy so they wish to implement serious projects with Armenia.
Mr. Andranik Aleksanyan emphasized the fact that Armenia joining to Eurasian Union can become a serious window for Ethiopia to the member countries of the Customs Union.
As a first step the two parties expressed desire to validate a Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation in the forthcoming period.