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Chinese state councilor arrives in Ethiopia for official visit

07-20-2010 14:08 BJT

ADDIS ABABA, July 20 (Xinhua)-- Chinese State Councilor Dai Bingguo arrived here on Tuesday for an official visit to Ethiopia.

During his one-day stay, Dai will meet Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, President Girma Wolde-Giorgis and other senior officials.

He will also visit the project of the Conference Center of the African Union (AU). The center is being built by a Chinese company with the financial aid from the Chinese government.

Ethiopia is the first leg of Dai's eight-day five-nation Africa tour, which will also take him to Algeria, Equatorial Guinea, the Democratic Republic of Congo and Zambia.

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Editor:Jin Lin |Source: Xinhua

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