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  1. Is the Tigrai Peoplea s Liberation Front a Communist Party? A Brief ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 9 | Tigrai Online

    Since the oust of the brutal socialist military dictatorship from power in 1991, a large portion of the Ethiopian people have desired and dreamed living in a democratic system of government rather than a communist-dominated government. The Ethiopian people wished their country's democratic system would entertain 1) free and fair elections; 2) active participation of the Ethiopian citizens in politics and civic life; 3) protection of the human rights; and 4) the existence of rule of law, in which the laws and procedures of the country apply equally to all citizens .

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  2. Ethiopia:Expanding Local Knowledge to Upscale AgricultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | AllAfrica.com

    The utilization of local knowledge in line with modern technologies and practices is central to upscale the agricultural sector, according to the International Livestock Research Institute . Mamusha Alema, Capacity Development Officer at ILRI told The Ethiopian Herald that, even though modernizing agricultural system plays crucial role for productivity and growth, introducing the local knowledge of farmers and pastoralists in the system is also mandatory.

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  3. Cold Night, Warm HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Women's Wear Daily

    ... that she doesn't have children, she spoke of the impact the trips had on her, particularly a journey to Mekele, Ethiopia, where a newly built water station provides safe, clean water for villagers in a 20-meter radius "24 hours a day, seven days a ...

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  4. FEATURE: Consequences of signing foreign players in Ethiopian FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | GhanaSoccerNet.com

    Recently, many football leagues around the world are developing the habit of spending millions during transfer windows and club managers and scouting specialists are very alert on such issues. Surprisingly, currently, player transfer issues are becoming a talking point in the less known Ethiopian Premier League as well.

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  5. Ethiopia to inaugurate two industrial parksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    The Adama and Dire Dawa industrial parks, in which their construction was launched in 2016 will be inaugurated at the end of this month, the Ethiopian Investment Commission disclosed. The industrial parks specialized in textile, apparel, and agro-processing will increase the number of parks with similar sector to five next to Hawassa, Mekele and Kombolcha.

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  6. Ethiopia:Commission Foresees FDI Amounting to U.S.$4.5 BillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    The Ethiopian Investment Commission discloses that it has set target to secure Foreign Direct Investment /FDI/ amounting to 4.5 billion USD in 2017/18 fiscal year. Capitalizing on the massive industrial parks development and enhancing the private sector's involvement in the establishment, the Commission is striving to attain large scale foreign investment, Fistum Arega, EIC Commissioner tells The Ethiopian Herald.

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  7. Africa:'Country Has Become Africa's Investment Hub for Textile and Garment Industry'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    Ethiopia's non-oil driven rapid economic growth, which has got recognition by international financial institutions is attracting more Foreign Direct Investment to the country. The government's massive infrastructural development projects such as industrial parks, roads, railways, airway, electricity and telecommunications are also widely believed to be major factors in drawing FDI.

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  8. DBL Group: Championing green production methodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2017 | The Daily Star

    Investment in energy-efficient production technologies pays off in due course -- be it in terms of lower electricity and water bills or lesser carbon emissions. Take the case of DBL Group, one of the leading garment exporters in Bangladesh, which embraced green methods in a big way and is now reaping the benefits.

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  9. Cooperation to revival of tourismRead the original story

    Oct 5, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    Yared Teka is a tour operator busily working even on holidays. He understands that Meskel is one of the celebrations that attract tourists from all over the world.

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  10. TPLF's central committee begins its regular conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    Central Committee of the Tigray Peoples Liberation Front has begun its annual conference in Mekele, capital of Tigray region. The conference, which is scheduled to last for four consecutive days beginning today, will review major achievements of the 2016/17 budget year.

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  11. AfDB to Continue Supporting Ethiopiaa s Energy Sector: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    The African Development Bank disclosed that it will continue to extend its support to Ethiopia in the energy sector, as the nation better performs in the area. During a visit to a substation in South Ethiopia, East African Constituency Board Director of AfDB, Nyamajeje Calleb Weggoro told ENA the bank is satisfied with this project performance and is optimistic that it would be completed on time.

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  12. Ethiopian side Mekelle Ketema sign Ghanaian defender Masalachi Baba AdamRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2017 | Ghanamma.com

    Ethiopian top-flight side Mekelle Ketema have acquired the services of Ghanaian defender Masalachi Baba Adam, GHANAsoccernet.com can exclusively confirm. The centre back signed a year deal with the Mekele-based outfit after his contract with Lebanon side Al Ijtimai expired.

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  13. Ethiopia : The historical circuit of the northRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | Egypt Today

    Celebrating Christmas in the medieval, rock-hewn churches of Lalibela is a unique experience. During the night, thousands of pilgrims congregate around those grand monuments which were painfully carved out of the rock, some of them being monolithic.

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  14. Prolific IndustrializationRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    Despite global economic slowdown in foreign direct investment flow, Ethiopia has attracted huge FDI. One of the catalytic factors in this growth, I guess, is the development of industrial parks.

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  15. Ethiopia: Industrial Parks Key to Transform Economy, LivelihoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    The aggressive development of industrial parks is a smart intervention to transform the rising Ethiopian economy and improve the livelihoods of the people, pertinent officials expressed conviction. Industrial park development and expansion is not a single strategy to address the outstanding transformation challenges.

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  16. Amhara, Tigray elders, religious leaders urge joint struggle against povertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    Religious fathers and elders drawn from the Amhara and Tigray regional states to discuss on bilateral ties between the two people have urged both sides to make effort to fight poverty together. Elders and academicians drawn from the Amhara region have noted on the need for people in both regions to work together and defeat poverty.

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  17. Industrial Parks are Agents of TransformationRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    Last week, the Industrial Park Development Corporation had organized a grand event to commemorate the full operationalization of phase one of its flagship project -the Hawassa Industrial Park. This event was held on June 20, 2017, with the presence of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn.

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  18. Feature: Ethiopia's Chinese built industrial park attracts world-class companiesRead the original story

    Jun 24, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    Ethiopia's flagship Chinese-built Hawassa Industrial Park has proved successful in just less than a year as it has attracted various world-class textile and apparel companies to the east African country. One among the renowned companies that have shown interest in the Hawassa Industrial Park is PVH, a company known for marketing diversified portfolio of brands including Calvin Klein and Tommy Hilfiger.

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  19. Chinese companies powering Ethiopia's ambition to become Africa's manufacturing hubRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Walta Information Centre

    As part of its vision to become the manufacturing hub of Africa, Ethiopia will on Tuesday inaugurate the first phase of its flagship Chinese-built Hawassa Industrial Park. The industrial park is said to be the first Sustainable Textile and Apparel Industrial park in the African continent with state-of-the-art infrastructural capacity.

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  20. Feature: Chinese companies powering Ethiopia's ambition to become Africa's manufacturing hubRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2017 | Xinhuanet

    As part of its vision to become the manufacturing hub of Africa, Ethiopia will on Tuesday inaugurate the first phase of its flagship Chinese-built Hawassa Industrial Park. The industrial park is said to be the first Sustainable Textile and Apparel Industrial park in the African continent with state-of-the-art infrastructural capacity.

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