Qatari Firm Chips in $10,000 for GERD Project

ADDIS ABABA The Qatari based S’hail Holding Group has contributed USD 10,000 for the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) project, according to the embassy of Ethiopia in Doha.

Business Development Director of the holding group, Hassan Al Samadi handed over the donation to Ambassador Samia Zekaria on Thursday.

General Manager of the company thanked Ethiopia’s embassy ​​in Qatar for its continued support in its investment in Ethiopia.

S’hail Holding Group comprises companies specializing in recycling, producing and exporting processed non-ferrous metals and plastic. It is currently constructing a factory of battery recycling and processing in Debre Birhan town of Amhara Region.

Meanwhile, Ethiopians and people of Ethiopian origin residing in New York and its surroundings have also raised over 62,000 US dollars for the grand dam, its construction is more than 80 percent complete.