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April 9, 2015

Ethiopia signs financing agreements with AFD, EU

Ethiopia signs financing agreements with AFD, EU

Addis Ababa, 8 April 2015 (WIC) – Financing Agreements for the Development of Geothermal Energy in Tendhao area (Afar) were signed on April 7, 2015 between the Ethiopian Government and French Agency for Development (AFD) and European commission at a ceremony held at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development.
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April 7, 2015

UK will continue its support to Ethiopia-MoFA

UK will continue its support to Ethiopia-MoFA

Addis Ababa, 6 April 2015 (WIC) – The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development stated that the UK will continue its support to Ethiopia without changing its aid mechanism, as per the economic growth Ethiopia is displaying currently.
According to the Ethiopian Herald, the Ministry also noted that the main …

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April 2, 2015

EU to increase assistance to Ethiopia

EU to increase assistance to Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, 02 April 2015 (WIC) – European Union has decided to increase its assistance to Ethiopia considering the proper utilization of funds, EU Delegation to Ethiopia said.
In an exclusive interview with ENA, Head of the Delegation Ambassador Chantal Hebberecht said the country has been spending the finance secured …

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April 1, 2015

Ethiopia to Continue Championing Regional Integration of COMESA

Ethiopia to Continue Championing Regional Integration of COMESA

Addis Ababa March 31/2015 Ethiopia will continue championing the regional integration of COMESA, Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn said.
At the closing session of the 18th COMESA Heads of State and Government Summit today, the PM said the government of Ethiopia is working with commitment to enhance regional integration.
Hailemariam also …

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March 18, 2015

Ethiopia offers countless opportunities

Ethiopia offers countless opportunities

Addis Ababa, 17 March 2015 (WIC) – When looking for opportunities to invest in sub-Saharan Africa, there are few better places than Ethiopia, the East African Business Week reported.
The country enjoys a unique location at the crossroads between Africa, the Middle East and Asia.
The investment law protects private …

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March 18, 2015

Amb. Berhane meets Irish State Minister

Amb. Berhane meets Irish State Minister

Addis Ababa, 18 March 2015 (WIC) – Foreign Affairs State Minister, Ambassador Berhane Gebrechristos met with Seán Sherlock, TD, the Irish Minister of State for Development, Trade Promotion and North-South Cooperation on Monday (March 16), to discuss a range of mutually important issues.
Ambassador Berhane said Ethiopia attached great importance …

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March 16, 2015

Ethiopia: Africa’s new hydropower and air hub?

Ethiopia: Africa’s new hydropower and air hub?

Addis Ababa, 14 March 2015 (WIC) – Propelled by a 10.9% average annual growth rate since 2000, Ethiopia is attempting a major economic transformation to become a hydro-electric powerhouse and a regional airport hub. Of numerous infrastructure projects currently being constructed or planned for the near future, two in particular …

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March 12, 2015

Ethiopia, a unique place to visit

Ethiopia, a unique place to visit

Ethiopia has a proud and long history extending to the known beginnings of humankind. The fossils of our species’ earliest known ancestor was found in the Danakil Depression in north-east Ethiopia. The Axumite Kingdom was one of the great civilizations of the ancient world and has left behind the mystery …

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