Ethiopia

Africa: A New Nature-Based Food and Land Use Economy

“All my kids can go to school now, whereas before I might only have been able to send...

Ethiopia: Banks Use Prizes As Magnet for Forex Mobilisation

More and more banks are offering lotteries that bestow prizes on customers who bring in forex through remittances....

Ethiopia: Green Tax En Route to the Scene

Tourists will pay certain amount on top of visa fee. A new bill that will introduce an ecotax,...

Ethiopia: Members of Diaspora Gather at British Home of Former Empero

Traveling to the British town of Bath has become a pilgrimage of sorts for people of Ethiopian heritage....

Ethiopia: Dam It! Ethiopia’s Game-Changing Project – and Its Regional Problem

For all of the promising talk about African continental integration and co-operation and the benefits of a nascent...

South Africa: Ramaphosa Agrees to Help Defuse Nile Dam Crisis

Ethiopia's huge Renaissance dam on the Blue Nile stresses relations with Egypt and Sudan. President Cyril Ramaphosa has...

South Africa: SA, Ethiopia Sign Visa Waiver for Officials

South Africa and Ethiopia have signed an agreement on the waiver of visa requirements for holders of diplomatic...

South Africa: Ethiopian PM Asks Ramaphosa to Intervene in Dispute Over Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali has asked President Cyril Ramaphosa to intervene in the dispute between Ethiopia...

Ethiopia: Trump Contests Nobel 2019

Speaks of 'saving Ethiopia' from war Amid a political campaign in Toledo, Ohio, President Donald J. Trump has...

Ethiopia: Freights, Bulk Shipment Entail More Economic Value Than Commuters – Study Finds

A study conducted on the Addis Ababa-Djibouti Railway line has found out the broader economic significance of the...

Ethiopia Lifts-Up Tax On Export of Semi-Finished Leather Products

Ministry of Trade and Industry announced that Ethiopia has lifted-up the tax imposed on export of pickled and...

Ethiopia: Abiy’s Agenda and the Future of Ethiopia

New York — Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s ambitious reform plans for Ethiopia will be tested in the year...

Ethiopia: Honour of Being Served Traditional Ethiopian Cuisine

After three days of meetings, all I wanted was a sumptuous lunch. The chefs had done their best...

Ethiopia: Can PM Abiy Ahmed Breach Ethiopia’s Ethnic Divide?

Ethnicity has shaped Ethiopians' political choices for the past decades. In the face of upcoming elections, Prime Minister...

Uganda U-17 Girls in ‘Revenge’ Mission Against Ethiopia

Kampala — Uganda were the first opponent Ethiopia's senior women's football side faced on the international scene. And...

Ethiopia: Amb. Girma Biru to Lead Joint Forum to Tackle FDI Challenges

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs said a joint forum led by Ambassador Girma Biru, macroeconomic advisor to Prime...

Ethiopia: Confirmed – Redwan Hussien Ethiopia’s Envoy to Eritrea, to Replace Markos Rike, Outgoing State Minister At Mofa

Ambassador Redwan Hussien, Ethiopia's envoy to Eritrea, is coming back to Ethiopia to replace a position held until...

Ethiopia: Beyond the Euphoria: Promises and Limitations of Ethiopian Satellite

On December 20, 2019, an Ethiopian microsatellite was launched into space by the Long March 4B carrier rocket...

Ethiopia: Abay Industrial Ventures Into Garment Industry

Abay Industrial Development S.C., the economic wing of Amhara Regional State, has set up its fourth manufacturing plant...

Ethiopia: Constitutional Inquiry Concludes Six-Year Battle

The claimants plan to appeal to the House of Federation. According to annual data from the Ethiopian Chamber...

Ethiopia: Int’l Union Prods PM to Intervene in ET Labour Dispute

The heated dispute between a newly formed labour union and the management of Ethiopian Airlines Group escalated this...

Tanzanian Attaché in Ethiopia Appears in Court Over Fraud, Money Laundering

FINANCE Attaché' at the Tanzanian Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Athanas Madebe, appeared before the Kisutu Resident Magistrate's...

Ethiopia: ‘I Have Always Said That There Is Really No Ideological Difference Between Oromo Political Parties’ – Jawar Mohammed

Jawar Mohammed announced yesterday that the party he will be joining in the run up to the next...

Ethiopia: Farmers Union Plants Coffee Complex in Gelan

The Oromia Coffee Farmers Cooperative Union invested 50 million Br to build its first coffee roasting and packaging...

Africa: AU to Hold 33rd Ordinary Session in Ethiopia

African Union Directorate of Information and Communication has announced that the 33rd Ordinary Session of the Assembly of...

Ethiopia: China-Ethiopia Relations to See More Achievements in 2020 – Diplomat

Tan Jian was speaking to a press conference later Friday in Addis Ababa, capital of the East African...

Ethiopia: Enigmatic Ethiopia – Africa’s (Still) Hidden Jewel in the Crown?

Addis Ababa, a seething and rapidly developing African metropolis, is a regular transit stop for north-south travellers and...

Ethiopia: Metec Loses One More Wing

Metals & Engineering Corporation (MetEC), the state-owned military-industrial conglomerate, lost one more department that has been working on...

Ethiopia: Council Puts New Product, Service Standards in Place

The National Standardisation Council approved 98 more voluntary standards for locally produced and imported products and services in...

Ethiopia: Dashen Acquires Fire Safety Certificate

The recently inaugurated headquarters building of Dashen Bank turns out to be the first bank in the capital...

Ethiopia: Awaking to New Excise Tax, Brewers Hold Back Investment

Ahead of the legislation of the new excise tax bill, international breweries and soft drink bottlers have started...

Ethiopia Signs Up for IMF Deal – What’s in Store?

It is not unprecedented for the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to lend an amount much more substantial than...

Ethiopia: Oromia Insurance Kicks Off HQs Building

The Financial District in the capital welcomes the construction of one more headquarters building - this time for...

Ethiopia: ‘It’s Ethiopia’s Season’ – allAfrica.com

It looks like Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) has begun an undeclared campaign on the behest of his...

Ethiopia: Oldest City Bus Service Digitises Operations

With financing from the World Bank, Anbessa City Bus Service Enterprise is starting the process of adopting an...

Ethiopia: Somali Regional State Asks ‘Equitable Representation’ At Federal Parliament

In the letter, the vice president stated that based on the 1994 population and housing census of Ethiopia,...

Ethiopia: IAEA Helping Ethiopia Increase Cancer Control With New Equipment, Training

Ethiopia has only a single functioning radiotherapy machine for its 105 million people, but the country's new government,...

Ethiopian Women Participation in Politics Up but a Lot Needs to Be Done

Partial view of today's national conference on Women's Political Participation and Election in Ethiopia The number of Ethiopian...

Ethiopia: Security Forces Detain Wolayta National Mov’t Secretary General

Security forces have detained head of Wolayta National Movement (WNM) secretary general Andualem Tadesse Boltena, a statement released...

Ethiopian Airlines Launches Direct Flight to Houston

Houston, Texas — In its efforts to spread its services across major cities of the world, Ethiopian Airlines,...