French Minister for Foreign Trade, Nicole Brick said her country is keen to further deepen bilateral ties with Ethiopia in various areas.
After discussing with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on Thursday, the Minister told journalists that France is ready to boost cooperation with Ethiopia and other African countries.
She said France is desirous to enhance the bilateral cooperation in infrastructure development, power expansion and technology transfer, among others.
The Minister said the discussion was mainly focused on France's existing economic cooperation with Ethiopia and other African countries and on ways of enhancing it.
The Premier on the occasion said Ethiopia is committed to further deepen bilateral ties with France, according to a high level government official who attended the meeting.