World Bank to give Ethiopia $1bn in budgetary assistance: PM | Ethiopia News

The World Bank will provide $1bn in direct budget support to Ethiopia in the next few months, the prime minister has said, more than 13 years after the body and other donors... Read more »

World Bank to give Ethiopia $1bn in budgetary assistance: PM | Ethiopia News

The World Bank will provide $1bn in direct budget support to Ethiopia in the next few months, the prime minister has said, more than 13 years after the body and other donors... Read more »

Ethiopia Signs $600M Loan, Grant Deal With World Bank

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA —  The World Bank agreed on a $600 million loan and grant for Ethiopia on Tuesday to pay for roads and other infrastructure in urban areas. The Washington-based bank... Read more »

Egypt and Ethiopia between deadlock and breakthrough over Nile dam

Upon his return from Cairo on January 19, Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn announced that he rejected Egypt’s proposal to seek the mediation of the World Bank in the dispute over the... Read more »

Ethiopia refuses World Bank arbitration over Nile River dam

By Elias Meseret | AP By Elias Meseret | AP January 21 at 11:01 AM ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia’s leader has rejected arbitration by the World Bank on a disagreement with Egypt over the hydroelectric... Read more »

Cairo taps World Bank to mediate Ethiopian dam dispute

CAIRO — Egypt is awaiting Ethiopian and Sudanese reaction to its proposal that the World Bank mediate negotiations on the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). Egypt wants the World Bank to... Read more »

Ethiopian Lawmakers Vote To Ban Foreign Adoptions : The Two-Way : NPR

Ethiopian lawmakers voted to ban overseas adoptions, amid concerns about mistreatment of children. Danita Delimont/Getty Images/Gallo Images hide caption toggle caption Danita Delimont/Getty Images/Gallo Images Ethiopian lawmakers voted to ban overseas adoptions,... Read more »

Egypt denies demanding Sudan exclusion from talks with Ethiopia over dam project

January 2, 2018 (KHARTOUM) – The Egyptian government denied it seeks to hold bilateral talks with Ethiopia on the disputed Renaissance Dam in a way to exclude Sudan from the discussions on... Read more »

Egypt wants World Bank to help on Ethiopia dam impasse

Egypt said Tuesday the World Bank should be brought in to resolve tensions with Ethiopia over a massive dam on the Nile River that Egypt says threatens its water security. Foreign Minister... Read more »

Ethiopia moves to combat forex trading on black market

The National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) has initiated processes to better regulate foreign exchange transactions and by that weaken the black market. According to a new directive, importers are obliged to request... Read more »