Mr. Sufian Ahmed, Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Ethiopia called on Union The Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee in his office.
During the interaction Mr. Mukherjee said that India and Ethiopia have long term multifaceted relationship which is strengthening over the years. He said that India will extend all possible help to Ethiopia in its economic development. In this regard, he mentioned about line of credit extended by Exim Bank to Ethiopia.
Later, Mr. Sufian Ahmed, Minister of Finance Ethiopia thanked the Indian Government for all its help in the economic development of his country. He said that there is lot of potential in Ethiopia for investment in business and trade. He invited investment from India in this regard. He also showed interest in signing of the Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) between India and Ethiopia.