Ethiopia News


Wednesday, 04-01-15, 12:15Gilgel Gibe III to Start Power Generation in Ethiopian Rainy Season[Walta Info] Addis Ababa -Project Coordinator, Mebratu Teshome said the dam will store the three billion cubic meters of water in the season and the first two units will start generating power successively. The functioning of the remaining eight units depends on the amount of water to be stored in the dam. read more...
Tuesday, 03-31-15, 12:56Commission Revokes Fewer Investment Licences This Year[Addis Fortune] Just over half the expected number of licences were revoked signalling increased investors commitment read more...
Tuesday, 03-31-15, 12:55Public Investment - the Path to the New Normal[Addis Fortune] The world is facing the prospect of an extended period of weak economic growth. But risk is not fate; the best way to avoid such an outcome is to figure out how to channel large pools of savings into productivity-enhancing public-sector investment. read more...
Monday, 03-30-15, 14:46Tri-Partite Deal Nods Ethiopian Dam Plans[EA Business] Khartoum -Egypt, after months of both warm and cold relations with Ethiopia, joined Sudan last week to endorse a new agreement on how to share the Nile waters and endorsed Ethiopia's hydro-power projects writes SAMUEL NABWIISO. read more...
Monday, 03-30-15, 11:52Ambassador Berhane Meets Bangladesh's State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mohamed Shahriar Alam[Ethiopia Government] State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Berhane Gebre-Kristos met Bangladesh's State Minister for foreign Affairs, Mohamed Shahriar Alam, on Wednesday (March 25). Ambassador Berhane said Ethiopia strongly emphasized its relations with Bangladesh and was committed to enhance these to a higher level in order to develop cooperation between the two countries in trade and investment. He noted that as Ethiopia was preparing to implement its next Growth and Transformation Plan, it would focus on the agro pr read more...
Monday, 03-30-15, 8:21Globetrotting Mugabe Hops From Tanzania to Ethiopia[New Zimbabwe] PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe doggedly continues with his hectic foreign travel schedule, ignoring criticism from rivals even as his wife is reportedly seriously ill. read more...
Saturday, 03-28-15, 13:22Non-Resident President Off to Ethiopia[New Zimbabwe] SINCE his January return from the Far East where he had his annual holiday, President Robert Mugabe, who turned 91 this year, has been to several countries. read more...
Friday, 03-27-15, 15:24Achieving the Demographic Dividend - a Window of Opportunity for Climate Resilient Growth[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia has a highly variable climate and vulnerable to climate change. It has been deemed a population-climate hot-spot- a place where rapid growth and a changing climate pose grave threats to food security and human well-being. read more...
Friday, 03-27-15, 11:17Fresh Faced Ethiopia Out to Leave a Mark[Capital FM] Guiyang -Kenya perennial rivals, Ethiopia, are determined to get a march on their rivals and other competitors on Saturday when the 41st IAAF World Cross Championships get underway here in Guiyang starting at 12 noon local time (+8GMT). read more...
Friday, 03-27-15, 9:46Ethiopian Classics - the Case of Vinyl Records[Fahamu] Ethiopia's rich heritage in music immortalized in vinyl records is vanishing into the international collector scene alongside other artifacts. There is a need to reclaim and honor the vinyl classics as part of the ancient nation's cultural memory. read more...


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