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Local Media Interview with President Isaias

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President Isaias January 22, 2016 Interview

By Shabait,

President Isaias conducts an interview with local media discussing government policy on key domestic issues, overall developmental progress achieved in the past year as well as government sectoral priorities and programmes for this year in an extensive interview that was broadcast live by Eri-TV and Radio Dimsti Hafash yesterday evening.

President Isaias underlined that issuance of the new Nakfa Currency Notes was preceded by in-depth appraisal of the necessary fundamental financial parameters. This particular instrument is part and parcel of the structural adjustments that must be taken to strengthen and invigorate the economy, President Isaias pointed out. Issuance of the new Nakfa currency note will not, in itself, bring about miraculous economic change. However, the government is taking incremental and supportive measures to bring about the desired changes. There are positive signs and trends even if the time elapsed so far is too short for comprehensive assessment, President Isaias noted. Continue reading Local Media Interview with President Isaias