Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia Discuss Arrangements for Establishing Tripartite Fund

High-level delegations from Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia held meetings to discuss the arrangements for establishing a tripartite fund for financing development and investment projects, the Central Bank of Egypt (CBE) announced in... Read more »

UN: 2m children displaced by South Sudan conflict | South Sudan News

The civil war in South Sudan has forced more than two million children to flee their homes, according to two UN agencies. Children make up 62 percent of the more than 1.8... Read more »

Ethiopia: Empowering the Youth for Harmonious and Prosperous Ethiopia

By Tsegay Hagos The Ethiopian population is estimated to be more than 90 million, according to the World Bank report. Seventy per cent of the nation is composed of young population that... Read more »

Ethiopia: Tvet Bureau Raises GERD Fund –

By Alazar Shiferaw The Addis Ababa City Technical and Vocational Education Training Bureau said it has continued its all -round support to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) construction. The Bureau pointed... Read more »

Ethiopia sees surge in refugees from South Sudan, UN says – Sudan Tribune

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle March 18, 2017 (ADDIS ABABA) – The number of South Sudan refugees fleeing to neighbouring Ethiopia has seen a surge since the beginning of March, the UN refugee agency... Read more »

Meles Zenawi in a row with World Bank, IMF on economic performance

In rarely strong criticism directed at the World Bank and International Monetary Fund (IMF), Prime Minister Meles Zenawi says his country’s economic performance is being called into question by the two groups... Read more »

Ethiopia Expects Decision on World Bank Funding for Nile Basin Irrigation This Week

Ethiopia expects the World Bank to decide this week whether to provide an additional $60 million of funding for an irrigation project in its Nile Basin, a Water and Energy Ministry official... Read more »
Ethiopian railway

Ethiopia Railway finally gets Chinese funding after Indian delay

After several years of actively seeking financial support for the development of a crucial transportation network, the Chinese Government has granted Ethiopia a multi-billion birr loan towards the construction of railway lines... Read more »