Tag: ethiopia

Africa: Downstream Costs of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

analysis By Zachary DonnenfeldThe government of Ethiopia is currently constructing the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). Once complete,...

Kenya and Ethiopia Join Forces to Advance Peace, Security, Development and Hope

opinion By Siddharth ChatterjeeNairobi — The Horn of Africa is often synonymous with extreme poverty, conflict, demographic pressure,...

China reportedly preps for crisis along border with North Korea

The Chinese military has reportedly been building up defenses along its border with North Korea that coincide with...

Trump blasts newspaper’s reporting on US-Syria policy

By Associated Press By Associated Press July 25 at 12:41 AM WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump has assailed...

Malice on the Mount: The hate behind the latest Mideast crisis

Being right isn’t always enough. And, as Israel is learning the hard way amid continued violence in Jerusalem...

After deadly smuggling case, officials charge truck driver and decry ‘crime against humanity’

(Monica Akhtar/The Washington Post) SAN ANTONIO — The people packed into the sweltering tractor-trailer needed air. They banged...

Canada: Winston Blackmore, James Oler Guilty of Polygamy

(CRANBROOK, British Columbia) — Two former leaders of an isolated polygamous community in Canada were convicted Monday of...

Ethiopia aims to generate 30 bln USD from textile sector by 2030: official – Xinhuanet

Ethiopia has a target to generate 30 billion U.S. dollars in foreign exchange earnings from the textile and...

‘Despacito’ singers veto Venezuelan leader’s campaign remix

FILE - In this April 27, 2017 file photo, singers Luis Fonsi, left and Daddy Yankee perform during...

He’s No Progressive, But Robert Mueller’s Probe Is Key To Exposing Trump’s Abuse of Power

This column was originally published by Truthdig.com As Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian meddling...

The Latest: Trump jokes about firing Price over Senate vote

WASHINGTON — The Latest on the ongoing effort by congressional Republicans to pass a health care bill (all...

Poland’s president unexpectedly intervenes to protect independent courts

WARSAW — The president of Poland wielded his veto power on Monday to pull the nation back from...

Alphabet earnings q2 2017

Michael Short | Bloomberg | Getty Images Sundar Pichai, chief executive officer of Google Alphabet reported a drop...

2 dead after car strikes group of people, building in S.D.

<!--<!-- 678 Share This Story!Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about2 dead after...

The 25 biggest Comic-Con trailers, ranked: From ‘Justice League’ to ‘Westworld’

THE POINT of a good Comic-Con-tailored trailer is less to tell a tale, and more to evocatively tease....

Ethiopian Airlines to resume services to Bahrain – Nerve News

Rabat, July 24 Ethiopian Airlines said on Monday it will resume its services to Manama from August after...

Windows 10 has finally overtaken Windows XP in businesses

The use of Windows 10 in business has now overtaken that of Microsoft's ageing and out-of-support Windows XP,...

San Antonio: Driver due in court after deaths of migrants in sweltering tractor-trailer

A 10th person discovered in a sweltering tractor-trailer in San Antonio, Texas, has died, the US attorney for...

Ethiopia: National Consensus in Ethiopia – Unfinished Job

opinion By Zeray HailemariamThe idea of state and nation building process has been given primary focus by various...

Africa: Can Ethiopian Cargo Unravel Logistic Bottleneck in Africa?

By Homa MulisaLuring sizable number of multinational companies to the continent attributable to handful attractive incentives and investment...

Ethiopia: Eiar Fighting a New Invasive Worm

By Henok TibebuIntensified effort is underway for the fight against the spread of the newly discovered Fall Army...

Ethiopia: Why IPs Are the Order of the Day

By Abiy HailuIf set up in the right contexts, special economic zones (SEZs) are an effective instrument to...

Ethiopia: Strategy Behind Health Success

By Yohanes JemanehThe expansion of health facilities, increasing numbers of professionals and improved health status of citizens ascribable...

Ethiopia: Ministry Expects Increased Export, Tax Revenue in New Fiscal Year

By Homa MulisaMinistry of Finance and Economic Cooperation (MoFEC) foresees export and tax revenue to be the major...

Ethiopia: Focus to Preserve Indigenous Knowledge

editorial Ethiopian indigenous knowledge (IK) dates back to the long lived collective culture and religion of the people...

California Woman Livestreamed Dying Teen Sister on Instagram After Car Crash

A California woman is in custody after allegedly livestreaming a fatal car crash on Instagram that killed her...

Ethiopia: Absence of Special IP System Resulting in Indigenous Knowledge Exploitation

By Abiy HailuThe absence of intellectual property (IP) system that accommodates and delivers patent rights to communities for...

News to Know: Health Care, John McCain, San Antonio, Gray Hair, Michael Phelps, Switzerland

Get the top headlines you need to know to start each day, Monday through Friday, from NBC 5...

Parents tried to hide newborn’s addiction by giving her drugs after birth

Elk Ridge, Utah — A mother and father in Utah have been arrested for allegedly giving drugs to...

Schumer lays out Dem plan to help workers

Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerCharles SchumerTrump: Why aren't 'beleaguered AG,' investigators looking at Hillary Clinton? Trump: Washington ‘actually...

Ethiopia: Airports Enterprise Joins Ethiopian Aviation Holding Group

The Ethiopian Airlines Group has merged with the Ethiopian Airports Enterprise (EAE) forming the Aviation Holding Group with...

Doklam standoff: China sends a warning message to India over border standoff

The Chinese military on Monday asked India not to harbor any “illusions” about its resolve to protect China’s...

Ethiopia: Alarmed By Growing Defiance Government Scraps Presumptive Tax for Small Businesses

Photo: Addis Standard Businesses in Kolfe, Axena Tera here in the capital Addis Abeba shut their doors in...

Democrats target drug companies, big mergers as part of new economic agenda

Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer of New York and House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi of California.(Photo: Alex Brandon,...

Rwanda: RPF Members in Ethiopia Campaign for President Kagame

Members of the RPF Inkotanyi living in Ethiopia on Saturday met and celebrated achievements in Rwanda under the...

Taliban suicide car bombing in Kabul kills 24 people

A suicide bomber rammed his car packed with explosives into a bus carrying government employees in the Afghan...

Kasey Kahne snaps victory drought winning six-hour marathon Brickyard 400

Kasey Kahne needed a break Sunday — and got it. The 37-year-old driver barely reached the overtime line...

Official: Suicide attack hits western neighborhood of Kabul

By Associated Press By Associated Press July 23 at 11:12 PM KABUL, Afghanistan — An Afghan government spokesman...

Cleveland’s Offseason Is Turning Into A Real Nightmare

Dan Gilbert and the Cavaliers have made a massive fucking mess of the 2017 NBA offseason. It’s hard...

Conor McGregor, Draymond Green trade barbs on Instagram

The pre-fight trash talk of the century took an unexpected turn Sunday when Warriors forward Draymond Green inserted...