PROCLAMATION NO. 44/1996
A PROCLAMATION TO RATIFY THE ETHIO-CHINESE TRADE, ECONOMIC AND TECHNICAL COOPERATION AGREEMENT
WHEREAS, the Agreement on Trade, Economic and Technical Cooperation between the Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the People's Republic of China was signed in Addis Ababa on the 13th day of May, 1996;
WHEREAS, it is stipulated in the Agreement that the Agreement shall enter into force as of the date of its ratification;
WHEREAS, the House of peoples' Representatives of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has ratified said Agreement at its session held on the 6th day of July, 1996;
NOW, THEREFORE, in accordance with Article 55 sub - Articles (1) and (12) of the Constitution, it is hereby proclaimed as follows:
- Short Title
- Ratification of the Agreement
- Power of Concerned Executive Organs
- Effective Date
This Proclamation may be cited as the "Ethio-Chinese Trade, Economic and Technical Cooperation agreement Ratification Proclamation No. 44/1996."
The Ethio-Chinese Agreement on Trade, Economic and Technical Cooperation signed in Addis Ababa on the 13th day of May, 1996 is ratified.
The Ministry of Economic Development and Cooperation the Ministry of Trade and Industry, the Ethiopian Investment Authority and other federal executive organs concerned with the fields of cooperation included in the Agreement are hereby empowered to implement the Agreement with regard to their respective fields of activity.
This Proclamation shall enter into force as of the 6th day of July, 1996.
Done at Addis Ababa, this 6th day of July, 1996.
NEGASO GIDADA (DR.)
PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL DEMOCARITC REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA