English     |     Español     |     Français
Exporting to Canada - Experts in trade for developing countries - TFO Canada
Sign In or Register
Username:     Password:
Remember me   Forgot password?
Not a member? Register here
Not a member? Register here    
Home > About TFO Canada > News

Trade News

Each day TFO Canada publishes a sample of trade news on the Canadian import market along with any new, updated or changed regulations and legislations regarding international trade; countries in which TFO Canada offers services and on the export sectors which it promotes.


Ethiopian Delegation Meets Canada's Minister of Int'l Trade

Monday, September 22, 2014 > 08:59:59

(All Africa)

The Ethiopian delegation, which was in Canada, Toronto for the Canada-Africa Business Summit, met on Thursday with Mr. Ed Fast, Canada's Minister of International Trade.

Discussions centered on issues of bilateral investment and trade ties.AlemayehuTegenu, Ethiopia's Minister of Water, Irrigation and Energy, gave Mr. Fast a detailed briefing of Ethiopia's green energy development projects, as well as the areas of opportunity.

He also underlined the importance of Ethiopia's energy potential for neighboring countries and beyond.Minister Alemayehu, who expressed his thanks to the Government of Canada for its continued support to Ethiopia's national renewal projects, also reiterated the importance of strengthening the present Ethio-Canadian economic partnership in order to help sustain Ethiopia's current positive economic trajectory.

FitsumArega, Director-General of Ethiopia's Investment Agency, briefed Mr. Fast on the country's investment and business climate and on the possible areas of engagement.

Mr. Fast, who underlined the need to cement business and investment ties for mutual development and progress, noted that Ethiopia was Canada's priority partner in development activities.

Contact TFO Canada
Meet Our Supporters
TFO Canada
130 Slater Street
Suite 400
Ottawa, Ontario
T 1.613.233.3925
F 1.613.233.7860
Canada Toll-Free:
© TFO Canada   |   Sitemap   |   Terms & Conditions   |   Privacy Policy   |   Contact Us