Egypt Ready to Sign Contract for Grand Renaissance Dam Studies

22 Feb 2016 by OOSKAnews Correspondent
CAIRO, Egypt

Egypt has finished its review of the draft contract with French consultancies BRL Group and Artelia for studies on the impacts of Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam, and is ready to sign it in the next few days, Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Hossam Moghazi said on February 19th.Now, "consultations are ongoing between the water ministers of three countries [Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan] to set a date to sign the contract before the end of February," he said.Moghazi and his Ethiopian and Sudanese counterparts had held talks in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, on February 12th with representatives of BRL and Artelia...

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