Ethiopia Permits Mobile Banking and Money Services

VOA News Ethiopia is one of the last countries in Africa to permit mobile banking. Mobile banking has proved to be profitable in the developing world, where many people... Read more »

Ethiopia elected to UN Human Rights Council seat; HRW Criticized Ethiopia’s poor rights record

UNITED NATIONS — Human rights groups have criticized the election by the United Nations General Assembly of several countries with spotty rights’ records to the U.N. Human Rights Council.... Read more »

Legendary Ethiopian Sport Journalist Demissie Damte Dies

Ethiopian legendary sport journalist Demissie Damte passed away on Monday at the age of 60, while receiving treatment at Police Hospital in Addis Ababa. Demissie had been attending medical... Read more »

Last stage of Ethiopian Immigration to Israel set to begin

JERUSALEM –  A charter flight of some 240 Ethiopian Jews that landed in Israel was described by the Israeli government as the launch of the final stage of mass... Read more »

ETV Ethiopian News in Amharic – October 29, 2012 Ethiopian News in Amharic – Monday, October 29, 2012 Read more »

2013 Africa Cup of Nations draw : Ethiopia grouped with Nigeria, Zambia and Burkina faso

The 2013 Africa Cup of Nations draw was made tonight. The 16 qualified teams now know their fate and have been drawn into four groups of four teams. Group... Read more »

Ethiopia’s New Prime Minister and the Challenges Ahead with Dr.Solomon Ayele

WASHINGTON D.C.: Solomon Ayele Dersso Phd, is a senior researcher with Peace and Security Council Report Program at the Addis Ababa Office of the Institute for Security Studies. He... Read more »

Ethiopian Muslims Protest Ahead of Islamic Council Election

ADDIS ABABA — Ethiopian Muslims will elect a new Islamic Council this Sunday, October 7.  The election has stirred protest among many Muslims who believe the government is trying... Read more »

Montgomery County of US Delegation Visits City of Gonder, Ethiopia

A more than 40 member delegation of community leaders from Montgomery County led by County Executive Isiah Legget is visiting Ethiopia since September 24, 2012. The delegation in its... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines Takes Delivery of the First Customized Q-400

Press Release Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Ethiopian, the fastest growing airline in Africa, is pleased to announce that it has taken delivery of the first of its five re-configured Bombardier... Read more »