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January 28, 2015

Ascent Capital to invest in Ethiopian companies

Ascent Capital to invest in Ethiopian companies

Addis Ababa, 28 January 2015 (WIC) – A new private equity firm based in Mauritius, Ascent Capital, is looking forward to financing local businesses including start-ups in Ethiopia.
The company on Friday officially opened its office in Addis Ababa in Abyssinia Mall near Bole Medhayialem Church. Lucas Kranck, managing partner, …

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January 27, 2015

Clean energy technology program launched

Clean energy technology program launched

Addis Ababa, 27 January 2015 (WIC) – Low Emission Low Carbon Transfer (LCET) Program that enhances and promotes Ultra-Low Head Micro Hydro Power (ULH-MHP) technologies for productive uses in Ethiopia was launched last Saturday at Adama Town.
Officially launching the pilot program that will be implemented at Fentale Wereda, Oromia …

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January 21, 2015

Over 23 Million Voters Registered: NEBE

Over 23 Million Voters Registered: NEBE

Addis Ababa January 20/2015 The number of voters registered during the past 10 days has jumped over 23 million, according to National Electoral Board of Ethiopia (NEBE). NEBE Public Relations Director, Demisew Benti, told ENA that 23,289,852 voters were registered up until Sunday, January 18, 2014. Of the …

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