New Customs Proclamation Comes in to Force

A new customs proclamation is promulgated and is in effect as of Wednesday December 24, 2014. The new bill has fully replaced the former customs bill, Proclamation Number 622/2009.... Read more »

Controversial Ethiopia dam project could generate electricity by June

A much-delayed $1.8 billion (Sh163 billion) dam project under construction along Ethiopia’s Omo River could begin generating power by June and be fully operational by early 2016, an official... Read more »

Ethiopia Denies Reports About Yemen Migrants’ Drowning

Foreign Ministry spokesperson denies reports of drowning, saying reports are baseless propaganda. Ethiopian authorities have denied media reports about the drowning of around 70 Ethiopian migrants off Yemen’s coast.... Read more »

Ethiopia denies reports on pilots’ defection to Kenya

World Bulletin/News Desk The Ethiopian government on Friday denied reports about the defection of four Air Force pilots to neighboring Kenya. “This report is a baseless fabrication,” Ewnetu Blata,... Read more »

China’s Confucius Institute Inaugurated in Ethiopia’s Addis Ababa University

Confucius Institute, a Chinese institute for promoting Chinese language, has been inaugurated at Addis Ababa University in Ethiopia’s capital. The inaugural ceremony took place on Monday on the premises... Read more »

Meta Abo Brewery Launches ‘Zemen’, a New Beer

Addis Abeba — Meta Abo Brewery S.C., a Diageo company announced that its newest production, Zemen Lager Beer, is available in outlets across Addis Abeba starting from last week.... Read more »

Govt Denies Yemen Coast Drownings

Foreign Ministry spokesperson denies reports of drowning, saying reports are baseless propaganda. Ethiopian authorities have denied media reports about the drowning of around 70 Ethiopian migrants off Yemen’s coast.... Read more »

Ethiopia dam project could start power generation by June – official

ADDIS ABABA Jan 1 (Reuters) – A much-delayed $1.8 billion dam project under construction along Ethiopia’s Omo river could begin generating power by June and be fully operational by... Read more »

Koica and WHO Sign Agreement to Unite Efforts to Support Ebola Preparedness in Ethiopia

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and the World Health Organization Country Office for Ethiopia (WCO) signed on Monday (December 29) an agreement to unite their efforts to augment Ebola... Read more »

Koica and WHO Join Forces to Support Ebola Preparedness in Ethiopia

Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) and the World Health Organization Country Office for Ethiopia (WCO) joined forces in the effort to heighten Ebola virus disease (EVD) preparedness in Ethiopia.... Read more »