Addis Ababa March 09/2018 Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and the visiting Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov have discussed on ways of boosting bilateral cooperation in various fields.
Economic and diplomatic cooperation, culture and tourism are among the sectors that the countries like to work together.
They discussed on the need to bolster cooperation in the education sector through scholarships and consolidating partnership among institutions of higher learning in the two countries.
Noting that Russian investment in Ethiopia does not grow as expected, they agreed on the need to encourage Russian businesspersons to come to Ethiopia.
They also discussed on ways of strengthen cooperation on international issues based on the national interest of the two countries, according to the information revealed from the Office of the Prime Minister.