Ethiopia inflation rises

Ethiopia: Devalutation and speedy growth breed economic chaos?

Afrik: by Desalegn Sisay Ethiopian Government and entrepreneurs seem to have found a common ground to find a solution to a recalcitrant double digit inflation after the former was forced to revise... Read more »
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Ethiopia’s grain market in danger?

Afrik : Desalegn Sisay A yellow wheat rust epidemic, a form of wheat fungus, is devouring crops in three major wheat-growing regional states of Ethiopia. Nonetheless, a grain shortage on the Ethiopian... Read more »
Ethiopian Birr inflation

Ethiopia inflation rises to 14.5 pct in December

Reuters: ADDIS ABABA Jan 14  – Ethiopia’s annual inflation jumped to 14.5 percent last month from 10.2 percent in November after a steep rise in food and non-food prices caused in part... Read more »
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Ethiopia: Government shuting down price cap violator businesses

Reuters: * Addis Ababa set caps for 17 commodities * 103 businesses already shut down ADDIS ABABA, Jan 13 (Reuters) – Ethiopia has penalised retailers and suppliers in the capital who raised... Read more »

Kenyan exporters to Ethiopia face massive losses

The Standard :By Luke Anami Kenyan exporters could lose millions of shillings after Ethiopia, a key market, implemented price controls on major food and non-food items, mostly imported from Kenya. In what... Read more »

Ethiopia: Government plans price control on more products (Video)

Ethiopia plans to impose price controls on more products as it tries to curb inflation that is being fuelled by a lack of competition in the Horn of Africa country, a Trade... Read more »
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Potential for Ethiopia to Produce and Export Renewable Energy

By Harry Valentine, Commentator/Energy Researcher:- Several years ago the European group called Desertec developed a strategy to generate renewable energy resources across the Middle East and North Africa (the MENA) and export... Read more »
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Ethiopia : Electric price to increase shortly Water tariff increased 300 percent

By Groum Abate : Capitalethiopia Electric The Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCo) is considering increasing the electric tariff in the next couple of months after getting a feedback from its officers, who... Read more »
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The Futility and Damaging Effects of Ethiopian Government Price Control

By Seid Hassan Professor of Economics Department of Economics and Finance in Murray state university I. INTRODUCTION The government of Meles Zenawi announced that it was imposing price caps on select merchandize... Read more »
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EEPCo gets high-voltage mobile substation

Reporter: By Hayal Alemayehu A high-voltage mobile substation purchased by Ethiopian Electric Power Corporation (EEPCo), the first of its type, was delivered here on Tuesday. The mobile substation, which allows EEPCo to... Read more »