EIC Taking Technological Leap With New Website

By Tsadenna Gebru The Ethiopian Investment Commissions (EIC) is waiting for the approval of a name to launch a new investor-friendly website. The site has been developed by a Brussels-based company, with... Read more »

‘Ethiopia Should Free Journalists From Jail and Exile’

press release The Federation of African Journalists (FAJ), the Africa regional group of the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ), has today called on the Ethiopia Government to free all journalists jailed and... Read more »

Egypt to boost cooperation with Ethiopia in education and science

Egypt will widen its cooperation agreements with Ethiopian universities, as part of efforts to narrow the gap between both countries, Al-Ahram’s Arabic news website reported. Speaking with Ethiopia’s ambassador to Egypt, Mahmoud... Read more »

Arabica in Addis Ababa: Climbing the coffee ladder in Ethiopia

In September 19-year-old Fekerte Demele started a jeubeuna bunna in a small bar, where she roasts coffee beans over red hot coals before grinding them and pouring the powder into a small... Read more »

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia to choose int’l firm by December

Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia will choose by December an international firm to conduct studies on Ethiopia’s Grand Renaissance Dam, which Cairo fears will reduce its share of potable Nile water. Short link:... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Gebru Wins Beijing Marathon Amid ‘Hazardous’ Smog

Girmay Birhanu Gebru of Ethiopia won the Beijing Marathon as about 30,000 runners from 55 countries completed after a warning of hazardous haze engulfing the city. Gebru completed the race in 2... Read more »

Ethiopia: Prime minister Accused ICC of “intimidating” African Leaders Only

Addis Ababa (HAN) October 19, 2014. Public Diplomacy and National security news. Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn defended his government’s policies and accused the International Criminal Court (ICC) of “intimidating” African leaders.... Read more »

Ethiopia: International Business Forum Entitled ‘Invest in Ethiopia’

Addis Ababa (HAN) October 19, 2014. Public Diplomacy and National security news. An International Business Forum entitled ‘Invest in Ethiopia’, organized by the Norwegian African Business Association was held in Oslo, Norway... Read more »

Sol Samuel, 20: Ethiopian orphan touched many hearts in Georgia

Sol Samuel was a superstar on the soccer field and in the hearts of those who knew him. “On the soccer field, every one said he was a ‘beast’ ” said his... Read more »

Ethiopia to build two more dams for power generation

World Bulletin/News Desk Ethiopia is planning to build two more hydro-electric dams over the southern Omo River on border with Kenya for generating electricity, an Ethiopian spokesman said Saturday. “Gilgel Gibe IV... Read more »