Revolutionizing agriculture in Ethiopia: Dal to lead $18 million development …

In Ethiopia, agriculture isn’t just a way of life: in many respects, it’s the cornerstone of life itself. Approximately 80-85 per cent of the country’s population is employed in... Read more »

Human Rights Situation Dire Ahead of May 2015 Elections

press release Nairobi — The Ethiopian government during 2014 intensified its campaign of arrests, prosecutions, and unlawful force to silence criticism, Human Rights Watch said today in its World... Read more »

Ethiopia: Crackdown on Dissent Intensifies

(Nairobi) – The Ethiopian government during 2014 intensified its campaign of arrests, prosecutions, and unlawful force to silence criticism, Human Rights Watch said today in its World Report 2015.... Read more »

Eth Switch Inches to Pick ATM Card Printing System Provider

By Fasika Tadesse The two local bidders made offers nine million Birr apart Eth Switch S.C is considering financial offers from two different companies that are nine million Birr... Read more »

Carter Center Announces 126 Cases of Guinea Worm Disease Remain Worldwide

New York — The Carter Center announced today that 126 Guinea worm cases were reported worldwide in 2014. These provisional numbers, reported by ministries of health in the remaining... Read more »

New Customs Proclamation Comes in to Force

A new customs proclamation is promulgated and is in effect as of Wednesday December 24, 2014. The new bill has fully replaced the former customs bill, Proclamation Number 622/2009.... Read more »

Government to Pick International Wheat Supplier

By Fasika Tadesse Five companies are bidding to procure 1.2 million quintals of wheat for the government The Public Procurement Property Disposal Service (PPPDS) made a financial opening for... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Coffee Exports Expected to Reach a Record This Fiscal Year

Ethiopia expects coffee exports for 2014/15 crop to hit a record high because of drought and disease hitting crops in Latin America. The International Coffee Organization forecast in September... Read more »

Ethiopia’s bond plan will test hunt for yield

Swaha Pattanaik Reuters Breakingviews Published Monday, Dec. 01 2014, 5:00 AM EST Last updated Friday, Nov. 28 2014, 5:13 PM EST Read more »

‘Global Enterprise Challenge’ challenges students to help in Ethiopia

By Special to the Kansan Posted Nov. 30, 2014 @ 2:00 am Newton, Kan. Read more »