Global firms jostle for space in Ethiopia's upcoming industrial park
Ben's Point of View: May 19th, 2016 - Part2
Tsenat Interview with W/ro Fanaye from Wafa Interview
On May 28/2016 at 3:00 PM there will be a Araya Zerihun book launching event at the Ethiopian Consulate General Office in Los Angeles
Venue: 3250 Wilshire Boulevard # 1101
Los Angeles, California, 90010.
Adwa "Pan African University" The discussion was held at Ghion Hotel in Addis Ababa - May 13,v2016 Reportage
A visa for Eritrea, the 'African North Korea'
Gov Communication Minister Getachew Reda Press Briefings May 12, 2016
Briefing The Minister briefed local journalist on current events including the alleged news of ISIS killings!
Tamrat Yemane Interview with Blogger Abdil Basi- May 2016
Interview Interview covers issues around the recent Oromia disturbance
News, Analysis & Articles
The Two Decades that Proved the Ethiopian Model Mesle A. 05-23-16 - The 28th of May 1991, was a transformative day in Ethiopian history. The day ushered a new beginning that heralded the end of Ethiopia’s downward spiral and the long walk to return to its ancient glory.
Is the Ark of the Covenant in Ethiopia? The monks who live in the small church of Saint Mary of Zion — also known as the “Chapel of the Ark” — in the sacred Ethiopian city of Aksum are forbidden to go beyond the bars surrounding the chapel.
Africa's Wannabe Mao With a Mustache In October 2013, scores of people from Eritrea drowned when the boat that had promised to carry them to Europe sank. Since then — and despite the clear danger of the journey — the number of asylum-seekers from this small East African nation, population 6.3 million,
Amhara President Ato Gedu Los Angeles Meeting Report - May 21, 2016 Ethiopia delegation (H.E. Ato Gedu Andargachew, H.E Ato Kassa T/Berhane, H.E Ato Eshetu Dessie and Habtamu Adunga ) led by H.E Ato Gedu Andargachew president of the Amhara regional State held a fruitful discussion
Urgent Action to Improve Road Safety Fekadu Wubete 05-21-16 - Alemitu Seifu is a young and ambitious woman known by villagers for her business acumen. She makes a living from sale of small articles as a road-side vendor, close to a high-way...
Adwa Pan-African University Debalkew Berhe (PhD)
May 2016 - First I want to thank the initiators of this brilliant idea. I also want to thank all participants who contributed to the enrichment of the discussions on the Concept Paper / Concept Note on the establishment of the university. World Bank Supports Ethiopia’s Small and Medium Enterprises to Boost Job Creation WASHINGTON, May 17, 2016—The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved a US$200 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit to support the growth and development of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Ethiopia.The Government of Ethiopia five-year development plan emphasizes the key role of SMEs for the local economy...
The 12-year-old Airbus A320-232 was about 40 minutes from its destination. It was the aircraft's fifth flight of the day, including journeys to the Eritrean capital, Asmara, and Tunis. EgyptAir Jet From Paris to Cairo Crashed, French President Says An EgyptAir flight with 66 people on board crashed while en route from Paris to Cairo on Thursday, the French president confirmed.Flight MS804 left Charles de Gaulle Airport at 11:09 p.m. Paris time (5:09 p.m. ET) and vanished over the Mediterranean Sea.
Ethiopia: is Africa's 'lion' ready to jump? Following its economic success, Ethiopia has been dubbed the "African Lion." But the current drought and a downturn in growth have taken their toll. A recent conference in Munich aimed at attracting investors.
Ethiopia: Legal upper qat hooks people, reaps dollars
A high-spirited trader who goes by the name Chere Adugna chews an edible green leaf in his cheeks and stand sweating below a midday sun in the lakeside city of Hawassa, some 270 kilometers south of the Ethiopian capital....