Foreign Minister Dr Tedros Adhanom opened) the Annual Conference of Ambassadors, Consuls General, and Directors General at Ghion Hotel in Addis Ababa on Tuesday (August 11, 2015). The Foreign Minister, speaking on the occasion, briefed the participants on the performance of the Ministry over the previous year ranging from remarkable …read more
The first ever Oromo Diaspora Festival was officially opened on Sunday with the attendance of high-level government officials and the members of the Oromo Diaspora communities at the Oromo Cultural Center in Addis Ababa. Foreign Minister Dr Tedros Adhanom applauding the role played by the members of the Oromo Diaspora …read more
Between July 26 to 28/2015, the first sitting President of the United States of America, Barack Obama, made a three-days visit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. During his stay, the American President held talks on bilateral and regional issues with the Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia. He …read more
President Mulatu Teshome, bidding farewell the outgoing Ambassador of Belgium Ambassador Hughes Chantry, said Ethiopia is keen to deepen its longstanding political and diplomatic relations with Belgium.
President Dr. Mulatu, who noted that Ethiopia is also ready to strengthen its cooperative partnership with Belgium in the areas of education, agriculture, …
The Government of Ethiopia and the European Union signed an agreements worth EUR 190 million to support Ethiopia’s road sector and safety net programs.
The agreement was signed between Ethiopian Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Sufian Ahmed and European Union Commissioner in Charge of International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica on …
On 25 June 2015, the European Council for Tourism and Trade (ECTT) based in Romania, unanimously selected Ethiopia as the World Best Tourist Destination for 2015 and favorite cultural destination for 2015. Among several countries, Ethiopia has obtained the award in recognition for its tourism potential, …read more
The Ethiopian Embassy in Brussels colorfully celebrated the 24th anniversary of Ginbot 20 on 30 May 2015 together with many Ethiopians and people from Ethiopian origin living in the Benelux countries. Ginbot 20 anniversary commemorates the fall of the dictatorial regime in 1991 and the establishment of a federal democratic …read more
The Ethiopian Investment Commission Director General Fitsum Arega recently said Ethiopia has been given another 10 years extension opportunity for accessing US market duty and quota free.
He also said that African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) has been extended which is big news for the country. “I congratulate those …
The National Electoral Board of Ethiopia announced on Sunday that the voting for the 5th General Election had accomplished peacefully and successfully. The Chairperson of the Board, Professor Merga Bekana, said there has been a high turn out and the electorate had been able to cast their votes freely. The …read more
Ethiopia is targeting $1 billion of annual investment in industrial parks over the next decade to boost exports and make it Africa’s top manufacturer, a special adviser to Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said.
The government may invest half of the $10 billion needed for zones across the country that will …