PROCLAMATION NO. 101/1998
A PROCLAMATION TO RATIFY THE AIR TRANSPORT SERVICE AGREEMENT BETWEEN THE
FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA
AND THE REPUBLIC OF SOUTH AFRICA
WHEREAS, an Air Transport Service Agreement, between the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the Republic of South Africa, was signed in Cape Town, on the 14th Day of May, 1997;
WHEREAS, it is stipulated in the Agreement that the Agreement shall come into force on the date on which the Contracting Parties have notified each other, through diplomatic channels, of the fulfilment of their constitutional formalities concerning the conclusion and implementation of international agreements;
WHAREAS, the House of Peoples’ Representatives of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia has ratified said Agreement at its session held on the 3rd day of March, 1998;
NOW, THEREFORE, in accordance with Article 55 Sub-Articles (1) and (12) of the Constitution, it is hereby proclaimed as follows:
1. Short Title
This Proclamation may be cited as “The Republic of South Africa Air Transport Service Agreement Ratification Proclamation No. 101/1998.”
2. Ratification of the Agreement
The Air Transport Service Agreement signed in Cape Town on the 14th Day of May 1997 between the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the Republic of south Africa is hereby ratified.
3. Power of the Minister of Transport and Communications
The Minister of Transport and Communications is hereby empowered to undertake all acts necessary for the implementation of the Agreement.
4. Effective Date
This Proclamation shall into force as of the 3rd day of March, 1998.
Done at Addis Ababa, this 3rd day of March, 1998.
PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL DEMOCRATIC
REPUBLIC OF ETHIOPIA