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Voice of America
Ethiopia, Egypt Meet to Ease Nile Dam Tensions
The construction of the dam in Asosa region Ethiopia, Apr. 2, 2013. Ethiopia started to divert the flow of the Blue Nile river to construct a giant dam, a move that could impact the Nile-dependent Egypt.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Engaging the Diaspora: how, when and where Shaping out workable Methodology
Soon the Minister for Foreign Affairs will inaugurate the new diaspora policy. Representatives of the diaspora community are expected in Addis Ababa from all over the world.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Mail & Guardian
Harar: Here, passion runs high
Harar feels old. It transports you back to the seventh century, when it was founded by Yemeni immigrants.
Ethiopia ratifies Nile treaty in snub to Egypt
Ethiopia's parliament unanimously ratified on Thursday a treaty that strips Egypt of its right to the lion's share of the Nile river waters, raising the political temperature in a dispute between Cairo and Addis Ababa over the construction of a dam.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Ethiopia rejects Egyptian protests over Nile dam
The refusal came after the Egyptian president, Mohamed Morsi, promised to " defend each drop of Nile water with our blood " and other senior Egyptian politicians called for the dam's destruction.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Agency strengthens support to protect heritages
Harar June 10/2013 Turkish Corporation and Cooperation Agency said it will further strengthen ongoing support to protect tourist attraction sites and heritages in Harar Town in Harari State.
Walta Information Centre
Sudan reiterates support for Renaissance dam - Monday, 10 June 2013 10:35
Sudan's information minister and government spokesperson Ahmed Bilal Osman insisted today that Sudan would benefit from the controversial Ethiopian renaissance dam and stressed that Ethiopia has engaged Sudan in all operations associated with the dam building.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn to pay official visit to China
His Excellency Hailemariam Desalegn, Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia will be visiting China for first time in June 2013.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Irish cash for abortion aid agencies in Ethiopia
Millions of euros of Irish taxpayers' money has been used to support agencies which fund abortion in Ethiopia through Irish Aid, the Government's overseas development agency.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Ghana Fa Boss Impressed With Black Stars Preparations Ahead Of Sudan Clash
Ghana FA boss Kwasi Nyantakyi believes the Black Stars have received the best of preparations ahead of their crucial 2014 World Cup qualifier against Sudan on Friday.
Sudan: The First Brazil-Ethiopia-Djibouti-South Sudan Trade and Investment Seminar
A two-day Brazil-Ethiopia-Djibouti-South Sudan Trade and Investment Seminar opened today in Addis Ababa.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Ethiopia: An Ethio-Finnish Aid for Trade and Business Forum Takes Place in Addis Ababa
The Finnish Embassy in Addis Ababa organized an Ethio-Finnish Aid for Trade and Business Forum, under the theme of "inclusive partnership for sustainable growth" today in Addis Ababa.
The Washington Post
Ethiopia official labels Egyptian attack proposals over new Nile River dam 'day dreaming'
An Egyptian woman rows a boat with her family along the Nile River, in Cairo, Egypt, Friday, May 31, 2013.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
"Because I am a Girl" campaign grows strong
Freida Pinto, an emerging Hollywood movie star, paid a visit to Plan Ethiopia's projects in Ethiopia as part of the organization's "Because I am a Girl" campaign.
Ethiopia's Renaissance Dam: Review
Since last week, the issue of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam has been on the minds of many journalists and columnists.
Thu May 30, 2013
Travel agents visit Ethiopia
Representatives of seven travel and tour agencies and two media houses from Ghana are in Ethiopia on a five-day familiarisation tour of the operations and facilities of Ethiopian Airlines.
Why is Obama going to Africa but not the OAU/AU Summit?
This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Organization of Africa Unity-African Union .
State Department bares all 'on background'
They are willing to go "on background" - for example, a "senior Justice Department official" - in the hopes that important, maybe even a bit sensitive, information might be forthcoming.
Mon May 27, 2013
Gambia: President Jammeh Celebrates 48th Birthday in Ethiopia
The Gambian delegation to the 21st Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Governments in Addis Ababa, and other guests have celebrated President Jammeh's 48th Birthday in the Ethiopian Capital, Addis Ababa.
Prof. Taddesse Tamrat passes away
Addis Ababa May 27/2013 Ethiopian intellectual Taddesse Tamrat, the pre-eminent historian of medieval Ethiopia, died last Thursday in a hospital in Chicago.