Seeing the future


The futuristic view of the Oromia Media Centre, to be erected on a plot right behind Dembel City Centre. The cornerstone for the project was laid last week. The new…


New Addis Hotel Guide Launches

Addis Abeba Hotel Guide was launched on April 19, 2017, by the Addis Abeba Hotel Owners Trade Sectorial Association. The guide is printed every two years. The Association discussed different…


Foreign Currency Crunch to Persist for Five More Years: PM

During a press briefing at the Prime Minister’s Office on April 19, 2017, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn disclosed that the foreign currency crunch plaguing the economy may persist for the…


Report puts Ethiopia below Average

Life expectancy in Ethiopia soared by 17.5 years in the past 15 years from 1995 – 2015 as crawling Human Development Index (HDI) remains at 0.448, below both the average…


Partnership To Develop Hospitality Industry

MIDROC Technology Group Subsidiaries and Ozzie Hospitality and Tourism Management Consultancy signed Memorandums of Understanding on April 12, 2017 for the advancement of Ethiopian tourism, travel and hospitality industry. This…


Sino Damage

On an early morning a Sino truck has hit a pole of the railway around the area known as Saris Abo. This has stopped the electric rail from functioning due…


Authority Finalises 1,198km of Roads

The Ethiopian Roads Authority announced that it constructed 1198.6 km of roads in nine months of the 2016/17 fiscal year. Out of the constructed roads, 609.6 km was built by…


Flip Ride

A women look prepared for the festive holiday this weekend. She is taking her chickens early to her house around kazanchis, for the up coming Easter festival as it is…


New Spokesperson for Foreign Affairs

Meles Alem has been appointed as the new spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. He replaces Tewelde Mulugeta, who has been at the post since he replaced Dina Mufti,…


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…


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…


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…


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,…


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…


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…


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…


Editorial

It is not unusual to hear people preferring not to file cases before th...


Agenda

Two weeks ago, the state celebrated the seventh national Justice Week a...


Fineline

Having their roots deeply entrenched in the leftist...


Commentary

While regulatory interventions and control are necessary to the healthy...


Viewpoint

Do citizens trust the Ethiopian government? Ask a rational person this...


Opinion

Sitting forlornly at the local barber shop, for the occasional trim, I...


View From Arada

Referring to the historical and cultural commonness of the people of Et...


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