Ethiopia: Wb Approves Record-High Funding to Ethiopia

The Washington-based World Bank Group this fiscal year has approved and disbursed a historic record high funding to Ethiopia, The Reporter has learnt. According to the information obtained, this... Read more »

Why Ethiopian Extractive Industries Need Impact Agenda

Ethiopia has had a remarkable run in terms of economic growth. It is part of the EMICs – Ethiopia, Myanmar, Iran and Colombia – a group of high-opportunity countries... Read more »

Ethiopia Arrests 25 in ‘Terror’ Sweep

Addis Ababa:  Ethiopian police arrested 25 people accused of plotting attacks in the country and suspected of having links to Somalia’s Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab rebels, officials said Thursday. Government spokesman... Read more »

Ethiopia under fire over journalist arrest

Ethiopia under fire over journalist arrest/AFP ADDIS ABABA, May 29- The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) on Friday called on authorities in Ethiopia to release a journalist being held... Read more »

Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia vow to join armed struggle

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle May 21, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Thousands of Eritrean refugees in Ethiopia on Wednesday vowed to take up arms and join opposition forces in the struggle... Read more »

Ethiopia receives credit ratings needed for Eurobond issue

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Ethiopia received its first credit ratings on Friday, paving the way for a possible debut sovereign debt issue which would give investors another route into Africa’s... Read more »

Dialysis, Kidney Transplant in Pipeline, Health Ministry Says

The Ministry of Health (MoH) disclosed on Tuesday that preparation is underway to begin the full treatment of kidney related diseases in the country, something that has been the... Read more »

Protests Grow Over Addis Ababa’s Expansion

Addis Ababa is growing fast and set to expand further, pitting the government against Oromo activists, seeking to protect their rights. Ethnic Oromo students in Ethiopia are ratcheting up... Read more »

Transmuting Hospitality

Tadiwos Belete is the co-owner of Boston Day Spa, Kuriftu Resort and Spa and Boston Partners Plc, among other businesses. He introduced a well-established and standardized spa at Boston’s... Read more »