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North Wales medical staff help hospitals in Ethiopia

A Conwy nurse has been explaining how she and a team of medical staff from north Wales have been helping hospital in Ethiopia. Rhian Smith, 33, is a senior staff nurse on... Read more »

Ethiopia in Threat to overthrow Eritrea’s Regime

Addis Ababa — Ethiopia has threatened to topple Eritrea’s regime should the international community fail to enforce sanctions placed on the country in 2009. Addis Ababa claims Eritrea is trying to destabilize... Read more »

Meles Zenawi to build 80 million birr lavish residence

Azeb Mesfin will supervise Reporter : By Zekarias Sintayehu A lavish residence is being built for Prime Minister Meles Zenawi which could cost more than 80 million birr, according to estimates. The... Read more »

Ethiopia warns of action against Eritrea

Reuters Aaron Maasho * Border dispute has festered since 1998-2000 war * Rival leaders once allies turned foes ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopia warned on Saturday it would take “all measures necessary” against... Read more »
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Ethiopia: Egyptian fears over new dam ’groundless’

Yohannes Anberbir Afrik : The Ethiopian government has downplayed the effect that a dam it is planning to build near the Sudanese border could have on lower Nile riparian sates, Egypt and... Read more »

Ethiopia urges Eritrea to refrain from destructive strategy against it

APA-Addis Ababa : Ethiopia on Friday in Addis Ababa the capital urged its neighbour Eritrea to refrain from destructive strategy against it, saying that it will take all necessary measures to safeguard... Read more »

Ethiopia increases ethanol-fuel blend to stave off rising costs

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Ethiopia increases on Tuesday the amount of ethanol blending with fuel from 5 to 10 per cent to tackle rising fuel cost, APA can confirm. Ethiopia spends around $... Read more »

Ethiopia: Price shock continues despite ceiling

In a small shop last Thursday a middle aged woman bought a quarter kilo of coffee for 30 birr. If this doesn’t grab your attention consider that only two weeks ago an... Read more »

Ghion Hotel deal terminated

By Muluken Yewondwossen The Privatization and Public Enterprises Supervising Authority (PPESA) has terminated the 512 million dollar deal with Aklile Berhan Mekonnen (Prince), who had entered a contract to take over the... Read more »

Ethiopia: City administration returning all confiscated plots

By Groum Abate Kuma Demeksa, Mayor of Addis Ababa, announced that the City Administration will resume returning all confiscated plots slated for real estate development starting from Tuesday March 15. On Friday... Read more »