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The fifth Addisbuild exhibition on international construction, building equipment and technologies took place between October 24 and 27, at the Addis Abeba Exhibition Center. With over 70 participants, the event…


Road Carnage, Unabated

A fateful car accident took place in the ring road around Adey Abeba, on the way to Saris area, the previous week. The driver’s fate is unknown to our press…


Unexpected Guests

Five Russian made helicopters were forced to land at the Bahir Dar International Airport couple of weeks ago, after found crossing Ethiopian airspace without prior permission. Twenty six European pilots…


City to See the Expansion of Cobbled Roads

The Addis Abeba City Roads Authority (AACRA) is set to construct 504.4Km cobblestone roads in the capital during the current fiscal year, at a cost of 1.5 billion Br. Of…


City Awards 2b Br Contract to European Firms

The Addis Abeba City Administration has picked Actor and Denis, companies from Greece and Belgium, to expand a sewerage treatment cite in the capital. Directors of the two companies have…


Ministry Out to Redesign Career Structure

The Ministry of Civil Service (MoCS), a federal agency in charge of the affairs of civil servants, is to rewrite career categories of those working for the federal government. Authorities…


Lion Comes with a Profit

Lion International Bank (LIB), one of the private commercial banks, has declared a gross profit of 127.2 million Br from it 2013/14 operations. The company’s board of directors has brought…


RAISING THE FLAG

Ethiopian Flag Day was celebrated last week for the seventh time, in the presence of the higher officials from the EPRDF. The first was celebrated with the late PM Meles…


TOIL HERE

One of the major aspects of Addis Abeba subject to criticism is the lack of appropriate public toilets. This seems a good start, inside Megenagna Square, where many people take…


CONSTRUCTION CUP

Across many construction sites, workers do not have space to spend their remaining time after having lunch. Most of the time, they are seen sitting on the roofs of the…


Ethiopia to Host Third Int’l Ethiopian Coffee Conference

The Ethiopian Coffee Exporters Association (ECEA) is to host the third International Ethiopian Coffee Conference from 6-8 November. The event is designed to bring exporters and buyers together. There will…


Investors to Gather in Ethiopia for Power Africa Meeting

International investors in the power sector are to come to Ethiopia and meet with the Ethiopian government at the annual Power Africa: Ethiopia Meeting, from November 20-25. The event organised…


Ethiopia Expects a Carrier Fair

Devex are to host a regional event focused on international development partnerships and a carrier forum from October 21 to 22, 2014, in Addis Abeba. The forum is expected to…


German Textile Machinery Manufacturers Visit Ethiopia

The German textile machinery and accessories manufacturers visited Ethiopian textile manufacturers from October 13 to October 17. The seventy companies from Germany came to an event organised by SBS Systems…


Editorial

Ethiopian politics is slowly reaching to its tipping point as the next...


Agenda

It has become increasingly common to see barbed wire fencing running al...


Fineline

The frantic effort to patch up documents in a bid t...


Commentary

The benefits that globalisation has brought to the world could be rever...


Viewpoint

This week marks the 69th anniversary of the founding of the United Nati...


Opinion

People think in terms of stories or narratives. Telling the wrong story...


Capital Insight

The recent anti-corruption crackdown surprised both citizens and analys...


View From Arada

Back in the days, trains have been essential elements of Ethiopia’s t...


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