Ethiopia is Growing Fast, But not as Fast the Government Wants

With only one year to go before the expiry of the Growth & Transformation Plan (GTP), Members of Parliament expressed concerns about the failure to trigger economic structural transformation when…


International Pharmaceutical Giant To Enter the Ethiopian Market

MIDROC Pharmaceuticals Ltd and Hikma Pharmaceuticals Plc, a Jordanian company, signed a formal agreement at the Ethiopian Investment Agency (EIA) on Tuesday April 8, 2014, to form HikmaCure Pharmaceutical S.C.,…


Court Orders United, Chamber for Proofs over Assembly Attendance

The Federal First Instance Court’s Fifth Commercial Bench ordered the Addis Abeba Chamber of Commerce & Sectoral Association (AACCSA) to come up with evidence proving that the representative of United…


MSEs To Benefit from 5.5 million Br Civil Society Fund

The European Union (EU) launched a 5.5 million Br project aimed at empowering small-scale non-state business actors, beginning April 3, 2014. The two-year project is supported by the Civil Society…


Ethio-Kenyan Commercial Ties Strengthened by SSA Ratification

The Special Status Agreement (SSA) signed back in November 2012 between former Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi and his Kenyan counterpart Mwai Kibaki was finally approved on Tuesday, April 8,…


Kuriftu Resort & Spa Lay Groundwork for 400 million Expansion Project.

Kuriftu Resort & Spa has requested a 400 million Br loan from the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) that it will use for the expansion of resort in DebreZeit. The…


Kuriftu Branches Out to Djibouti with Luxury Lodge on Red Sea Island

Kuriftu Resort &Spa is building in Moucha Island off Djibouti what could be the tiny nation’s second resort at a cost of seven million dollars. Kuriftu got a 50-year lease…


Access Drags Heels in Quarter Billion Birr Lawsuit

A judge at the Federal High Court’s Sixth Civil Bench postponed until April 17,2014 the decision of whether Access Real Estate (ARE) can amend its statement of defence, submitted to…


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