Ethiopia

Ethiopia: Lest Chaos Brings Shame On Nation!

opinion It would not be an exaggeration to say that government entities have arguably been at the forefront...

Ethiopia: Molsa to Push for Livable Wages in Ind. Parks

By Birhanu FikadeThe newly amended Ethiopian labor law, which is initiated by the Ministry of Labor and Social...

Ethiopia: Plan International Targets Gender Equality

By Samuel GetachewPlan International Ethiopia is set to collaborate with Girls Get Equal (GGE), the world's biggest global...

Ethiopia: PM Hosts Grand Iftar Evening for Muslim Community

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) has seized the Grand Iftar evening event to convey a message of unity...

Ethiopia’s Cannabis Potential Valued At U.S.$10 Billion

By Brook AbduThe African Regional Hemp & Cannabis Report, 2019 industry outlook, a study by New Frontier Data,...

Lights Out! the Aftershock

It has been a week now since the government of Ethiopia reintroduced the latest round of power rationing...

Ethiopia: Investing in Africans’ Health

opinion Africa's health sector represents a massive investment opportunity, estimated by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa...

Ethiopia: Chinese and African Civilizations Blossom Better in Togetherness

The contemporary world is progressing with each passing day in an era of heightened globalization. Civilizations of different...

Ethiopia: New Flower – allAfrica.com

Finally, a huge project to clean and beautify our new flower is about to become a reality. The...

Ethiopia: How Inflation Could Return

opinion Debates about inflation in advanced economies have changed remarkably over the past decades. Setting aside (mis)measurement issues,...

Ethiopia: It’s Cheaper to Talk Than to Cut Emissions

opinion Earlier this month, the UK parliament declared that the planet is facing a "climate emergency," making the...

Ethiopia: Almaz, Genzebe to Take Part in IAAF Diamond League

By Dawit TolesaOlympic 10,000m winner and World Record holder, Alamz Ayana, is set to face off with top...

Kenya: Ethiopian PM Schools Sonko on How to Raise Millions for City Cleanup

By Hilary Kimuyu and AgenciesNairobi Governor Mike Sonko could learn a lesson or two from Ethiopian Prime minister...

Ethiopia: Local Company Eyes Wonji, Metehara

By Birhanu FikadeThe newly established Ethio-Sugar Manufacturing Share Company has started negotiations to acquire both Wonji-Shoa and Metehara...

Ethiopia’s Reverence of the Dead Left Me in Awe

opinion By Sadab Kitatta KaayaFor all delegates to this year's World Press Freedom Day global conference in Addis...

Got Milk?

Weeks following the Easter Holiday have been uncomfortable for consumers of milk. Although supply has never met demand,...

Ethiopia: New Private Commercial Bank Queues Up

By Fasika TadesseGedaa Bank, still under formation, has started selling shares after getting approval from the National Bank...

Ethiopia: DBE Suffers Mammoth Loss of 1.7 Billion Br

By Tamrat G. GiorgisExperts see DBE's mounting non-performing loans (NPLs) could be behind the Bank's caution in its...

Ethiopia Begins Power Rations, Cuts Exports

By Kalaeb GirmaThe water elevation at Gilgel Gibe III Dam, which produces 46pc of the country's power, is...

Ethiopia: Gag On Anbessa Beer Commercial Prelude to Wholesale Ban On Brewery Industry

By Berhane HailemariamThe newest entrant into the brewery market, Anbessa Beer, faced a setback shortly after its initial...

Ethiopia: New Lawsuits Filed Against Boeing in Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 Fatal 737-8 Max Crash

press release New York — Failure to properly brief its own test pilots and selling the 737-8 MAX...

Ethiopia: U.S. Embassy Hosts Ethiopia Hacks! 5.0 – River Basin Restoration

press release The U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa hosted the Fifth Hackathon as part of its Ethiopia Hacks!...

Kenya: Lorry Driver Arrested While Transporting Marijuana From Ethiopia

By Simon NdongaNairobi — Police in Nakuru are holding a lorry driver after he was found transporting 135...

Ethiopia Reaps Rewards of Tax Policy Reform, AfDB Research

Revenue collection in Ethiopia has increased significantly after the government implemented tax reforms to boost resources. These findings...

Kenya: Illinois in Focus As Ethiopia Plane Crash Families Seek Redress

By Elvis OndiekiAll of a sudden, the name Illinois is gaining currency among relatives of people who died...

Ethiopia: Home News With Coffee Ceremony and Midwives, Mums Get a Happy Start in Rural Ethiopia

By BasolibenWhen Fikre Molla was preparing to have her baby, she wanted the childbirth traditions she had grown...

Ethiopia: U.S. State Department Hosts Ethiopia Partnership Forum

The U.S. Department of State hosted the "Ethiopia Partnership Forum", an economic engagement platform organized in by the...

Ethiopian, Ghana Concludes Deal to Establish New Carrier in Accra

By Kaleyesus BekeleAfrica's largest airline, Ethiopian Airlines, and the government of Ghana have signed a strategic partnership agreement...

Ethiopia: Unesco Releases Emergency Assistance Budget for Simien Mountains National Park

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization's (UNESCO) on Tuesday released initial emergency assistance budget for Simien...

Ethiopia: Company Plans Cable Train for Ethiopia

By Brook AbduSky Way Investment Group (SWIG) has pitched its ideas of a commercial cable train in Ethiopia...

Ethiopia: Central Bank Directive Frustrates Oil Companies

By Kaleyesus BekeleA directive issued by the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) requesting foreign oil companies engaged in...

Ethiopia: Growing Up in America As an Ethiopian American

opinion By Naomi AlemuMy name is Naomi Alemu I was born and raised in the US. I currently...

Ethiopia: Eschewing Politics of Deception

opinion There is a broad consensus that party politics in Ethiopia, which dates close to half a century,...

Ethiopian Airports CEO Appointed As Deputy Mayor of Mekele

By Kaleyesus BekeleThe Chief Executive Officer of Ethiopian Airports, who has served the enterprise for more than 15...

Ethiopia: Controversial Commission Gets Commissioner, Deputy

By Yonas AbiyeThe House of Peoples' Representatives (HPR) has approved the appointment of a commissioner and deputy commissioner...

Ethiopia: Cycling Tour to Take Place in Ethiopia

By Dawit TolesaScheduled to take place across the Northern part of the country, Ethiopian professional cyclist, Tsegabu Girmay,...

Ethiopia: From Hige Mengist to Hige Hager

opinion By Leenco Lata, For Addis StandardMy primary objective in writing this very brief essay is to contend...

Ethiopia: Medical Interns Past Compromise

By Kaleab Girma()Medical interns are up in arms with working conditions and have launched demonstrations across the country....

Ethiopia: The New Electronic System Replaces Cash Payment Orders

By Fasika TadesseTaxpayers in the capital have started paying their taxes using an electronic payment order system, which...

Ethiopia: Committee Emerges to Audit Metec Project

By Kalaeb GirmaAn eight-member committee will begin auditing a 1.7-billion-Br "failed project" that was awarded to the Metals...