Interview: Energy a priority area in China-Ethiopia cooperation: Chinese ambassador
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
ADDIS ABABA, May 17 (Xinhua) -- China sees energy as a key priority area in its Comprehensive Strategic Cooperative Partnership with Ethiopia, Chinese Ambassador to Ethiopia Tan Jian said in a recent interview with Xinhua.
"Energy is needed for poverty alleviation and for economic development, as Ethiopia embarks on a massive industrialization drive with the assistance of China," Tan said.
He said China has been encouraging its companies to invest in Ethiopia's energy sector, particularly in w ...