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H.E. Dr. Workeneh Gebeyehu Attending the 5th Africa CEO Forum in Geneva, Switzerland

  A high-level Ethiopian delegation led by H.E. Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and comprising several State Ministers and the CEOs of companies and banks operating in Ethiopia is attending the 5th Africa CEO Forum which is currently taking place in Geneva, Switzerland.       This year, the Africa CEO… Read more »

“Doing Business in Ethiopia” Forum

On the margins of the US-Africa Business Summit 2016, a “Doing Business in Ethiopia” Forum was also launched on Tuesday (February 2). The Forum was also co-organized by the US Corporate Council on Africa and Ethiopia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Foreign Minister Dr. Tedros spoke at its opening. He expressed his appreciation to the Corporate Council on Africa for… Read more »

UN Secretary-General: at a Donor’s Roundtable and visiting drought areas

During his visit to Ethiopia for the AU Assembly of Heads of State and Government, UN Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon, also participated in a donor’s humanitarian round table on Monday (February 1) where he urged donors gathered in Addis Ababa considered ways to step up assistance for the drought. The Secretary-General called on the international community to stand with the people… Read more »

The 10 Biennial US-Africa Business Summit held in Addis Ababa….

The U.S-Africa Business Summit opened on Monday this week (February 1), at the United Nations Conference Center in Addis Ababa and continued for three days with a series of Government-to-Business and Business-to-Business sessions. The opening ceremonies were attended by Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn; Foreign Minister, Dr. Tedros Adhanom; the Chairperson of the AU Commission, Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma; Ethiopia’s Ambassador to… Read more »

Ambassador Taye receives the Ambassador of Portugal to Ethiopia

(EBC, 16 February 2016) – State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ambassador Taye Atske-selassie met with the Portuguese Ambassador to Ethiopia, Ambassador Afonso Henriques de Azzeredo Malheiro on Tuesday. Ambassador Malheiro acknowledged the good socio-economic and political relations between Ethiopia and Portugal and stressed that continued relations between the two countries should be further strengthened. He proposed that the State Minster… Read more »

Armed forces attack public and government institutions in West Arsi

(EBC, February 17, 2016) The Government Communication Affairs Minister Getachew Reda said, armed forces targeted to attack religious and public institutions in Oromia, West Arsi zone, Siraro and Shalla districts. Mr. Getachew said, armed groups also attacked the government security forces deployed to stabilize the situation. According to Getachew the unrest also claims the lives of security forces. The government is… Read more »

”ህገ ወጥ የሰዎች ዝውውርን ለመግታት የተደረገው ጥረት አጥጋቢ አይደለም”-ም/ጠ/ሚኒስትር ደመቀ

የካቲት 9፣ 2008 ህገ ወጥ የሰዎች ዝውውርን ለመግታት ተግባራዊ እንቅስቃሴ እንዳልተደረገ የህገ ወጥ የሰዎች ዝውውር መከላከያ ብሄራዊ ምክር ቤት ሰብሳቢ ገለጹ። ምክር ቤቱ የ2008 በጀት ዓመት የመጀመሪያውን ግማሽ አፈጻጸም ገምግሟል።  የምክር ቤቱ ሰብሳቢ ምክትል ጠቅላይ ሚኒስትር ደመቀ መኮንን በዚሁ ወቅት እንደተናገሩት በግማሽ ዓመቱ  ህገ ወጥ የሰዎች ዝውውርን ለመግታትና ለመከላከል የውጭ አገር ስራ ስምሪትን ጨምሮ የተዘጋጁ  የህግ ሰነዶችና ዕቅዶች የተሻሉ ነበሩ።… Read more »

ድርቅን ለመከላከል ዘላቂ የልማት ስራዎች ተጠናክረው ሊቀጥሉ ይገባል- ፕሬዝዳንት ዶ/ር ሙላቱ

የካቲት 9፣ 2008 የድርቅን ተጽእኖ በዘላቂነት ለመከላከል የሚያስችሉ ቀጣይነት ያላቸው  የልማት ስራዎች ተጠናክረው ሊቀጥሉ እንደሚገባ  የኢፌዴሪ ፕሬዝዳንት ዶ/ር ሙላቱ ተሾመ አሳሰቡ፡፡ ፕሬዝዳንቱ በአፋር ክልል ጉብኝት ካደረጉ በኋላ ከሃገር ሽማግሌዎችና ከሌሎችም  የህብረተሰብ ክፍሎች ጋር ዛሬ በሰመራ ከተማ ተወያይተዋል፡፡ በውይይቱ ላይ ፕሬዝደንቱ እንደተናገሩ የአፋር ክልል ህዝብ ከባድ የተፈጥሮ ጫናዎችን እየተጋፈጠ ከቦታ ቦታ በመንቀሳቀስ ኑሮውን ለማሸነፍ ትግል ሲያደርግ ቆይቷል፡፡  ይህንን  እልህ አስጨራሽ ትግል… Read more »

ፕሮጀክቱ የአገሪቱን የግብርና ዕድገት ፕሮግራም ለማሳካት አስተዋፆ ማበርከቱ ተገለጸ

የካቲት 9፣ 2008 በአሜሪካ መንግሥት ድጋፍ የተካሄደው የግብርና ቢዝነስና የገበያ  ልማት ፕሮጀክት የአገሪቱን የግብርና ዕድገት ፕሮግራም ለማሳካት አስተዋፆ ማበርከቱን የእርሻና ተፈጥሮ ሃብት ልማት ሚኒስትር ዴኤታ ገለጹ። ሚኒስትር ዴኤታው  አቶ ወንድራድ ማንደፍሮ ትናንት ለፕሮጀክቱ ዕውቅና በተሰጠበት ፕሮግራም  ላይ እንደተናገሩት ፕሮጀክቱ የግብርና መሠረተ ልማት በማስፋፋትና የገበያ ትስስር በመፍጠር አስተዋጽኦ አድርጓል። በዚህም ለመጀመሪያው የዕድገትና ትራንስፎርሜሽን ዕቅድ በዘርፉ ለተመዘገበው ውጤት ሚና እንደነበረው ገልጸዋል። ድርጅቱ… Read more »

SNNP takes legal measures against 535 government officials 

(EBC, February 15, 2016)- The Southern Nations, Nationalities and People’s Regional State has announced that legal measure is taken against 535 officials as part of the government’s effort to strengthen good governance in the country. Head of the Region’s Communication Affairs Office, Hikma Keyredin, told Walta Information Center that the region has been taking measure against 535 officials in relation… Read more »