OPINION: Africa can learn great lessons from Ethiopia

JOHANNESBURG – When you set an appointment in Ethiopia with Ethiopians, always remember to define if it is Ethiopian or the other internationally acknowledged reference times such as the GMT. While a... Read more »

Ethiopia: Tirunesh Pulls Out From London Marathon

By Solomon Bekele Ethiopian great athlete Tirunesh Dibaba pulled out from London Marathon on Sunday. She was expected to set a new world record before the start of the race. Ethiopia’s Tadelech... Read more »

Zemen Made 263.8 Million Birr Net Profit

Zemen Bank SC, one of the private banks in Ethiopia, disclosed it has registered a net profit 263.8 million Birr in the last fiscal year. This is a 30.5 percent increase compared... Read more »

Ethiopia to Raise 1.5 Billion Birr for GERD

October 12, 2017 – The Ethiopian government announced plans to raise 1.5 billion Birr in the current Ethiopian fiscal year for the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), reports Ethiopian News... Read more »

Privatization Brought 12.6 Billion Birr

Ministry of Public Enterprises (MoPE) made 10 times more than what it had targeted for the just ended fiscal year. The performance was the highest Ethiopia ever saw. The Ministry earned 12.6... Read more »

Ethiopia Constructing Its First Ever Pharmaceutical Industrial Park

July 15, 2017 – Ethiopia’s first ever pharmaceutical industrial park is expected to be completed in eight months of time. The park, which is under construction around Kilenito area, is the outcome... Read more »

Ethiopia: Mental Health Care Within Reach – AllAfrica.com

By Henok Tibebu To any person with mental illness, unable to get affection from their closer circles inflicts much pain than the illness itself. According to information from Amanuel Mental Specialized Hospital... Read more »

Ethiopia: Internal Capacity to Mitigate Natural Disaster Growing – AllAfrica.com

By Mengisteab Teshome The UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon visited drought affected areas in Arsi Zone of Oromia State during his stay for the AU Summit held last February in Addis. Following... Read more »

Ethiopia inflation drops to 25.5 pct in May

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia’s annual inflation rate fell for the third straight month in May to 25.5 percent from 29.8 percent in the previous month, thanks to a drop in food... Read more »

Ethiopia Can Get $7.6 Billion by Selling Ethiopian Airlines and 4 More Companies

(Bloomberg)  Ethiopia’s government would raise 132 billion birr ($7.6 billion) if it sold the country’s five biggest state-owned companies to private investors, Access Capital SC said. The sale of Ethiopian Airlines Enterprises,... Read more »