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Ethiopia Newswire

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  1. Africa's Great CivilizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | WETK-TV Colchester

    Journey with Professor Henry Louis Gates, Jr. to Kenya, Egypt and beyond as he discovers the origins of man, the formation of early human societies and the creation of significant cultural and scientific achievements on the African continent. The Cross and the Crescent - Gates charts the rise of Christianity and Islam, whose economic and cultural influence stretched from Egypt to Ethiopia.

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  2. Sika Achieves Record Results in 2016, Strategic Targets RaisedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Coatings World

    The Sika success story continued in 2016, another record year. In local currencies, sales increased by 5.5% to CHF 5,747.7 million.

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  3. UPDATE 1-Nigeria postpones investment conference due to Abuja airport closureRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    Feb 24 Nigeria has postponed for three months a trade conference meant to drum up badly-needed investment due to the temporary closure of its capital's international airport, the organisers said on Friday. The delay is the first sign that government and business activity will be impacted by the six-week closure of Abuja airport for runway repairs just as Africa's biggest economy grapples with recession.

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  4. Ethiopia and South Sudan agree to construct oil routeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    President Salva Kiir and Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn have agreed to build a road linking the two countries enabling South Sudan to export its oil to the landlocked Ethiopia. Kiir and Desalegn on Friday signed eight cooperation agreements to enhance economic cooperation and border security between the two neighbouring countries.

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  5. Ethiopia, South Sudan sign agreements on security, border control, roadsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    ... on health, media and information as well as on fuel delivery and building a road linking the two countries. Ethiopia may build a road linking it with South Sudan's largest oilfields and South Sudan will build a refinery in Upper Nile with the ...

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  6. Authority supervises 57 organizations for tobacco controlRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    ... clubs , cafeterias, recreational areas, correction centers, police stations , private and government organizations. Ethiopia has signed the Framework Convention of Tobacco Control (FCTC) on January, 2014 GC targeting to protect citizens from serious ...

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  7. Ethiopia: New Employment Plan 'More Politics Than Jobs'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... to be more about quelling protests than providing employment. The town of Ambo is located in the Oromo region of Ethiopia, 120 kilometers (75 miles) west of Addis Ababa and is known as the kicking off point of the protests against the infamous ...

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  8. Henry Louis Gates, Jr. in the SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KQED

    ... Zimbabwe to the pyramids of the Kingdom of Kush in Sudan, from the spectacular rock-hewn churches of Lalibela in Ethiopia to the continent's oldest university in Fez, from the Blombos Caves in South Africa to Ancient Mali, the empire of King Mansa ...

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  9. Ethiopia ready for greater cooperation with Trump government a " PM HailemariamRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    The Ethiopian Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn, has stated that his country was looking to work with the new United States government particularly in the area of trade and investment. He was speaking during a visit by a US delegation led by Republican Senator, Jim Inhofe, to Addis Ababa on Wednesday, the state-owned Ethiopia News Agency reports.

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  10. Ethiopian Airlines graduates 184 aviation professionalsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    In this round, 90 graduates are from Cabin Crew and Catering, 84 from Commercial and Ground Operations Training School and the rest are trained on Equipment and Facility Maintenance. Group Chief Executive Officer of the airline, Tewolde GebreMariam, at a ceremony held recently, stressed that education is the greatest equalizer in our highly integrated world today.

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  11. Sika Achieves Record Results in 2016 - Strategic Targets RaisedRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    The Sika success story continued in 2016, another record year. In local currencies, sales increased by 5.5% to CHF 5,747.7 million.

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  12. Chickpeas Market Estimated to Flourish by 2026Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SBWire

    ... Australia, Pakistan, Myanmar, China, Shri Lanka and Indonesia. Followed by APEJ is MEA, countries such as Jordan, Ethiopia, Lebanon, and UAE are the important countries contributing towards chickpeas market in MEA. In North America the chickpeas ...

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  13. Illumina CEO brings entrepreneurial spirit to genomics giantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... sat down with the Union-Tribune and discussed his life and vision for Illumina. A: I was born in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. My parents are both mixed. My mother is half-Greek, half Ethiopian, and my father is half-Portuguese, half-Indian. We stayed in ...

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  14. Evaluation of rational drug use based on World Health Organization...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | BioMed Central

    ... Dire Dawa; Hiwot Fana specialized university hospital, Harar and Karamara general hospital, Jigjiga, eastern Ethiopia. Hospital based quantitative cross sectional study design was employed to evaluate rational drug use based on WHO core drug use ...

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  15. Zoma Ethiopian Restaurant redefines 'ethnic' cuisine in Cleveland: Review, photosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Plain Dealer

    ... restaurant row that is Lee Road. With its simple, vegetarian and vegan heavy menu- inspired by the fact that Ethiopia's Orthodox Christian community refrains from meat and dairy for much of the year - it's a perfect fit for modern, health-oriented ...

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  16. Ethiopia Mulls Road to Import Oil From War-Ravaged South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bloomberg

    Ethiopia may finance a road linking it with South Sudan's largest oilfields, allowing the war-torn country to sell its neighbor fuel produced at a planned new refinery, a South Sudanese official said. The plan for a road linking the Paloch oilfields in South Sudan's Upper Nile region with Malakal city and western Ethiopia is among the memoranda of understanding President Salva Kiir is due to sign this week during a visit to Ethiopia, according to Mayik Ayii Deng, a minister in Kiir's office.

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  17. Africa: Ethiopian to Host International Aviation SymposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AllAfrica.com

    ... that the symposium would be an opportunity for the Airline to showcase its hospitality, academy facilities and Ethiopia's decisive role in the development of the African Aviation industry. Tewolde took also the opportunity to call on the attendees ...

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  18. Ethiopian Foreign Affairs Minister talks with EUa s High Representative for Foreign AffairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Walta Information Centre

    ... discussed on issues of regional peace and security and migration, as well as the positive steps the Government of Ethiopia has taken in the pursuit of addressing popular public demands. Ms. Mogherini congratulated Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu for taking ...

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  19. Famine, Food Shortage Announced in Some Parts of South Sudan - Statistics BureauRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... by July. Previous famines include southern Somalia in 2011, southern Sudan in 2008, Gode in the Somali region of Ethiopia in 2000, North Korea (1996), Somalia (1991-1992) and Ethiopia in 1984-1985. However, UNICEF estimates that tens of thousands of ...

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  20. Three Somaliland journalists detained in one weekRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 22 | CPJ Press Freedom Online

    Somaliland security forces on February 20, 2017, arrested Mohamed Baashe Hassan, a journalist for the independent broadcaster Star TV, in Hargeisa, the capital of the semi-autonomous region. Police arrested Mohamed at roughly 10:30 p.m., Guleid Ahmed Jama, the chairman of the Human Rights Centre, a regional advocacy group, reported in a statement carried by Somaliland news websites .

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