Chinese delegates of CNSA and ministry of science and technology of FDRE higher officials discussed on space issues and signed cooperation in the field of space activities in Addis Ababa.
Ministry of science and technology of FDRE minister H.E Dr. Engineer Getahun Mekuria said we receive huge support in human resource from china and we are enjoying some cooperation in leather, textile, and construction industries and also now we are delighted to work cooperatively in space industry.
The Chinese delegates also communicated that as they are ready to provide training and support and to launch satellites beside comprehensive cooperative agreement on space activities.
Space technology, space science and space applications are areas we want to work cooperatively with Ethiopia said Vice president of CNSA Mr. Wu Yanhua.
After active and detail discussion between delegates of china and higher officials of MOST, CNSA of people of republic of china Vice president Mr. WU Yanhua and Minister of ministry of science and technology of FDRE Dr. Engineer Getahun Mekuria signed cooperation agreement in the field of space activities.
At the end the delegate invited the minister to China –Africa space forum aero show in September and notified as the Pm of Ethiopia Dr. Abiy Ahmed also agreed to visit September forum in china Beijing.