Power vacuum fears engulf Ethiopia : AlJazeera video

The death of Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi has created fears of a “power vacuum” in the Horn of Africa nation. Analysts warn that stability in the region depends on a peaceful... Read more »

Ethiopia Delays Installation of Hailemariam Desalegn As a New Prime Minister

VOA- Ethiopia has delayed plans to swear in Hailemariam Desalegn as the new prime minister, following Monday’s death of Meles Zenawi. Parliament had been expected to hold an emergency session Thursday to... Read more »
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Ethiopian Economic Growth to Beat IMF Forecast, Deputy Prime Minister Says

Ethiopia’s deputy prime minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, dismissed forecasts that economic growth would slow sharply this year and next and that monetary policy was pushing up inflation, saying growth may exceed 10 percent.... Read more »
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Ethiopia to Host World Economic Forum on Africa 2012

AddisFortune: Ethiopia has been selected to host the next World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa. The announcement of the venue for the 22nd WEF on Africa was made at a press conference... Read more »
Ethiopian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Hailemariam Desalegn, right (file photo)

Ethiopia Declines to Respond to US Human Rights Charges

VOA: Ethiopia has ended its practice of formally responding to the annual U.S. human rights report, as it has done the past two years. A statement said the government views the Congressionally-mandated... Read more »

Ethiopia says won’t allow Egypt to examine the new dam

Egypt unwilling to give up lion’s share of flow Analysts see risk of war from Nile allocation By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA,  (Reuters) – Ethiopia will deny Egypt a chance to examine... Read more »

Ethiopia urges Eritrea to refrain from destructive strategy against it

APA-Addis Ababa : Ethiopia on Friday in Addis Ababa the capital urged its neighbour Eritrea to refrain from destructive strategy against it, saying that it will take all necessary measures to safeguard... Read more »

Harar and Bedele breweries for Sale

Addis Fortune (Addis Ababa): Privatization agency puts eight state owned companies on market The board of directors of the Privatisation and Public Enterprises Supervising Agency (PPESA), chaired by Hailemariam Desalegn, deputy prime minister... Read more »
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Congo, Burundi Are Set to Sign Nile River Water Accord Rejected by Egypt

Bloomberg: The Democratic Republic of Congo and Burundi may soon sign an accord on water usage from the Nile River, paving the way for ratification of a pact that strips Egypt of... Read more »