Addis Ababa November 1/2013 The Ministry of Industry on Thursday signed contract agreement amounting to 1.8 billion Birr for construction of Bole Lemi industry zone with 15 companies.
Some 15 buildings and road will be constructed in the industry zone lays at 156 hectares land.
The 14 local companies will construct the buildings while the Chinese company will build the road.
Some five buildings were constructed in the first phase of the construction of the industry zone during the 2005 budget year.
The industry zone is among the four industry zones planned to be built during the Growth and Transformation Plan period.
On the occasion, Industry Minister Ahmed Abitew said the construction of the industry zone would help to attract more foreign investors.
He also urged the contractors to complete the construction within the schedule.
The State Minister Sissay Gemechu on his part said the buildings built in the first phase had already gone operational.
Bole Lemi Industry Zone Construction Accord Singed