Ethiopian Attracts More Travellers With Modern Aircraft Acquisition
[This Day] Ethiopia Airlines has been adjudged as the foreign carrier with the newest fleet of aircraft that operate into Nigeria and other parts of Africa.
Export Reform to Boost Forex From Coffee
[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia has come up with new export reform to boost foreign exchange earnings from primary export commodities. The reform is set to introduce value addition and new marketing system, improve productivity and reduce transaction cost.
Experts Worry Over Proposed Amisom Withdrawal
[Ethiopian Herald] The proposed withdrawal of around 1000 African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops from Somalia could create vacuum in the country, lead to the revival of weakening Al Shabaab and undermine the gains made against the insurgent groups so far, learnt The Ethiopian Herald.
Ethiopian Airlines Wins Airline of the Year Award
[Leadership] Abuja -Ethiopian Airlines, the largest Aviation Group and SKYTRAX certified Four Star Global Airline has won the African Airlines Association (AFRAA)'s Airline of the Year Award, for the sixth consecutive year in a row, during its the organisation's 49th Annual General Assembly held on November 13, 2017, in Kigali.
Eritrean Refugees Protest Political Repression, Religious Persecution
[Ethiopian Herald] Exiled Eritrean political communities and refugees living in Ethiopia staged a rally to protest the harsh political repression and religious persecution in their homeland.
ECX to Introduce New Electronic Market Platform
[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopian Commodity Exchange (EXC) is set to put in place, E-auction, a new electronic bidding and marketing platform,in what it said would make export trade effective, efficient and transparent.
Ethiopian Federal System - What Is in It?
[Ethiopian Herald] Some 45% of the world's populations live under federal states, including hugely diverse countries like USA, India, Brazil, Canada, Nigeria and Ethiopia. Empirical evidence shows that most countries under federal systems are relatively peaceful and democratic.
Agriculture That Goes Beyond Ensuring Food Security
[Ethiopian Herald] For more than a decade, Ethiopia has been enjoying fast economic growth which improved the living standard of citizens both in rural and urban areas. Particularly, the fast progress in the agricultural sector has built the capacity of the state to deal with its challenges.
Maintaining Peaceful, Harmonious Industrial Relations
[Ethiopian Herald] The new draft labor law is set to ensure both productivity and better working conditions for employees, according to the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs (MoLSA). The new law is expected to maintain peaceful and harmonious industrial relations and help foster nation's industrialization and development ambitions.
Multifaceted Efforts to Save Lake Tana
[Ethiopian Herald] The presence of a water weed, locally known as Emboch, at Lake Tana was first found in 2011 by Dr. Ayalew Wonde, a biologist from Bahir Dar University. Since then, various efforts have been conducted to get rid of the weed traditionally using human labor.
Nation to Host 7th International Pulses, Oilseeds and Spices Conference
[Ethiopian Herald] The Seventh Annual International Conference on Pulses Oilseeds and Spices slated to be held here in Addis from November 22-23, 2017 with a theme "Africa: The Future Pulses and Oilseeds Supply".
Court Rules Activist Nigist Yirga, Others Should Face Terrorism Charges
[Addis Standard] The federal high court 4th criminal bench has today passed key ruling in the case against activist Nigist Yirga and five others charged in the same file with terrorism related offenses. According to the ruling, Nigist and the five others with her: Alemneh Wase G. Mariam, Tewdros Telay Kume, Awoke Abate Gebeyehu, Belayneh Alemneh Abeje, & Yared Girma Haile should all begin to defend the terrorism charges brought against them by the federal prosecutors.
Switzerland Sees Bright Prospect in Economic Ties With Ethiopia
[Ethiopian Herald] The newly appointed Swiss Ambassador to Ethiopia is confident that his country's economic relation with Ethiopia will gain momentum as Sika Abyssinia Chemicals Manufacturing PLC, subsidiary of Swiss Sika AG company, officially inaugurated construction chemicals production plant in the outskirt of Addia Ababa.
Somalia's Peace, Security Need Continued Support
[Ethiopian Herald] Since the downfall of Siad Barre in 1991, Somali has become a failed State. Terrorism and anarchy have been a day-to-day phenomenon.
Waste to Energy Facility to Be Operational
[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia is a country with untapped potential of energy resources. Presently, realizing its immense contribution for the overall economic development, the nation has now striving to generate electric power using all possible sources.
Boeing 787-9 Heightens Ethiopian Position in Africa's Aviation
[Ethiopian Herald] The delivery of Africa's first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner intensifies Ethiopian Airlines' leading position in Africa's aviation industry, Ethiopian Group Chief Commercial Officer Busera Awel says.
Achievements in the Political, Economic Fronts - Can It Be Maintained?
[Ethiopian Herald] Ethiopia has introduced new political system called democratic federal system which has addressed the century old national questions of the Ethiopian people.
STEM to Accelerate Nation's Renaissance
[Ethiopian Herald] The Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) stream is showing remarkable progress in the first and second Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP-I and GTP-II) in the Ethiopian context.
Ethiopia in Good Position to Provide Basic Service Delivery - MoFEC
[Ethiopian Herald] Ministry of Finance and Economic Cooperation (MoFEC) said that Ethiopia has been registering success in improving the delivery of basic needs and engaged in providing quality data and functioning Management Information Systems (MISs).
How CBE Walks in Promoting Foreign Trade, Investment?
[Ethiopian Herald] The Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) has been playing a pivotal role in enhancing foreign trade and flow of domestic and foreign investment in the country apart from providing multifaceted banking services.