PEACE WAR CENTRE


If there is one thing for which Ethiopia is appreciated in Eastern Africa, it is the peacekeeping missions acclaimed for stabilising the region, especially the terrorist group Al Shabab in…


SKIPPER

Come the Ethiopian summer and the city’s streets will be flooded with rainwater creating hardship for both pedestrians and vehicles in the city. When it rains, it is unthinkable, at…


CON-CAFÉ

The construction sites in the city are growing with the number of daily labourers working in these sites increasing accordingly. These labourers have an extended time for lunch during which…


Ethiopia, Uganda Sign Three Memoranda of Understanding

Ethiopia and Uganda have signed three Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) on July 7, 2015 at Hilton Addis Hotel. The memoranda were signed in tourism, education and cultural heritage in the…


National Bank Announces Bid for Regional Branches’ Design

The National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) has announced a bid for the preparation of architectural designs for nine regional branches that it intends to construct. The Bank requires the designs…


Parliament Appoints Heads for Children, Women’s Affairs

The Parliament has appointed the President, Vice President, and Commissioner for Children and Women’s Affairs for the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC) on Thursday, July 2, 2015. It has also…


Ministry Finalises Bill for Prevention of Human Trafficking

The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) had finalised the first ever Bill for the Proclamation to Provide for the Prevention and Suppression of Trafficking in Persons & Smuggling of Migrants and…


Parliament Approves Bill for its Secretariat’s Autonomy

Parliament has approved a Bill that makes the Secretariat of the House of the Peoples’ Representatives an autonomous federal government entity with its legal personality. The Secretariat is to be…


Ethiopia, Ivory Coast Sign Memorandum of Understanding

Ethiopia and Ivory Coast signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to strengthen trade and business relations in Addis Abeba. The MoU was signed between Fitsum Arega, director of the Ethiopian…


Parliament Public Hearing Slams Draft Proclamation

A public hearing held in Parliament on June 29, 2015 has slammed the new draft proclamation for private organisation’s social security for not including all stakeholders during its preparation. During…


Revenues & Customs Authority Collects 97b Br in 10 Months

The Ethiopian Revenues & Customs Authority (ERCA) announced collecting 97 billion Br from tariff and nontax revenues within the ten months of the 2014/15 fiscal year. The Authority’s director Beker…


Airports Enterprise Buys Six New Fire Trucks for 2.4m Euro

The Ethiopian Airports Enterprise (EAE) has bought six fire fighting vehicles for 2.4 million euro from the Austrian Rosenbauer company. The Enterprise is planning to distribute the four fire trucks…


Walk the Line

With the construction of the railway line, the road into the city has been in complete transformation. There is no doubt that this development has caused disappointment and inconvenience among…


Beauty Beheld

Who has not ever admired nature at some point in time? One has been stunned at least once by the beauty of nature; because one cannot help it. Peacocks, how…


Editorial

If there is one thing that worries the echelons of power within the tie...


Agenda

The quality of Continuing and Higher Education is cause for concern and...


Fineline

The Revolutionary Democrats are now set to hold the...


Commentary

Ethiopia’s industrialisation happens only if capitalised investors ar...


Viewpoint

The year 2015 will be a key milestone in the global effort to address c...


Opinion

How is it that some of the countries endowed with enormous natural reso...


View From Arada

Evolution is natural to societies. What is debatable is whether the evo...


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