The Premier conveyed his best wishes to the nation in connection with the turn of the new Ethiopian year, 2006.
In his message, PM Hailemariam expressed conviction that the New Year would be a time during which the Growth and Transformation Plan would be accomplished with the combined efforts of the public.
Hailemariam called on the public to support ongoing national development endeavors towards realizing Ethiopia's renaissance. He also expressed his government's commitment towards the same cause.
Similarly, the House of Peoples' Representatives (HPR) has conveyed its best wishes to the people of Ethiopia in connection with the turn of the new Ethiopian year, 2006.
The House recalled it worked hard to protect public interest in the past year and pledged to do even more in the upcoming year.
It urged the public to actively participate in the ongoing national development endeavors.
In a related development, Amhara, Oromia and Somali regional states also wished the New Year to be peaceful and prosperous for all Ethiopians.