Post Visit Saudi Arabia For Smooth Deportaion



The command post visited Saudi Arabia from April 9 to April 13, 2017 and held discussions with Ethiopian immigrants and communities regarding their deportation and smooth return. Recently, the government of Saudi Arab...


Hectic Diplomatic Days Boost Ethiopia’s Relations


The Ministry of Foreign Affairs held a press briefing regarding the diplomatic visits to the country over the last one and a half months. Over the past two months, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has made state visit...


New Media Complex Cornerstone Laid Down


Oromia Television and Radio is to build a new modern media complex around Bole Dembel. In an event to hold the cornerstone laying on April 12, 2017, it was revealed that the new complex is designed after the famous Sofe...


ELSE Addis Backlog Payment Given Decision


ELSE Addis should pay about 28.2 million Br in backlogged cotton delivery payments to Upper Awash, in addition to nine percent interest, to be calculated from February 1st last year, the Seventh Bench of the Federal High...


Big Tray


One of the biggest “Mesob” tray which is a traditional item that most Ethiopian households posses was an attraction at a bazaar. The bold logo of the Eyoha bazaar stands high in Meskel square. This Mesob has brought...


Dangerous game


Young children are playing in the rebels of the demolished houses in the area known as Qera in Kebele 09 around Genet Hotel. The residents living in homes around Qera were asked to vacant it in three days. With no where...


Distracted Statue


During the Ethiopian launch of Guinness Foreign Extra Staut on April 7, 2017 at the Sheraton Addis, the vibe was festive and the models could have passed for statues. Except for the third guy who seems to be distracted b...


Live Khat


A billboard almost twice the size of the store was targeting to advertise khat. However, the sign was sending mixed meanings as it seems to read "Enjoy Chat" around enqulal fabrica. Khat is a plant which is one of the ma...


CBE to Construct Nine Health Centres


The state banking giant, Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) and the Federal Ministry of Health (MOH) have signed an agreement to construct nine health centres in all regional state of the country, at a cost of 70 million...


Debub Postpones Share Auction


Debub Global Bank S.C has postponed its share auction for at least a week, according to the Banks management. The Bank, which was to have held its auction of shares returned by foreign nationals of Ethiopian origin. The...


US Unveils New Power Utility Initiative


The United States State Department in partnership with the Edison Electric Institute (EEI) officially launched the African Utility Power Sector Exchange (AUPSE) initiative on April 06, 2017. The initiative was launche...


Huawei reports solid growth


Huawei, a Chinese-tech giant,has reported a net profit of 5.3 billion dollars during 2016. This performance helped the company to achieve a solid year-on-year growth. However, the firm's net profit margin sat at 7.1pc fo...


Circum Gets Extraction Greenlight


The Ministry of Mines, Petroleum & Natural Gas has signed an agreement with Circum Minerals Ltd to extract potash mineral in Danakil Depression. This will make the company the only one engaged in the extraction of po...


Diageo Launches Guiness in Ethiopia


Guinness Extra Stout is launching in Ethiopia. Guinness is a black beer that has been in production for over 250 years. A beer that has travelled the globe is now brewed in Ethiopia by Meta Abo brewery, a DIAGEO company.


Corporation Hits Targets


Ethiopian Construction Works Corporation (ECWC) announced that it managed to construct and maintain 6,228.5km of roads during the past eight months, attaining 94pc of the target. The Adama to Awash and Duletcha to Awash...


Three More Hangars for Ethiopian


Ethiopian Airlines announced the inauguration of three more wide-body hangars. Equipped with state of the art tile-platforms and tail docks: a full Paint and General Maintenance hangar along with 15,000 sqm backside offi...


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The cement industry in Ethiopia, although still largely untapped, is se...


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