Ethiopia Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Ethiopia, ADB ink 327 million dollar loan agreement - Thursday, 04 February 2016 08:17Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 04 February, 2016 - Ethiopia and the African Development Bank have signed a loan agreement of about 327 million dollars that is to be used for potable water supply and other basic infrastructures. Speaking after the signing of the agreement at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Cooperation, State Minister of the Ministry, Ahmed Shide, said the agreement has included to loan agreements.

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  2. ICAO Council President Advances Aviation Cooperation in AfricaRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 4 | PressReleasePoint

    ... President Dr. Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu conducted a wide range of high-level meetings and consultations while visiting Ethiopia last week. President Aliu was in Addis Ababa for the 28th Ordinary Session of the African Union (AU) Executive Council, and ...

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  3. President Isaias Afwerki (Ajewjew) says GERD is a White ElephantRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | Tigrai Online

    ... he has absolutely no idea. This year the Eri-TV journalists asked him what he thought about the arguments between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan concerning the GERD mega dam. It is unbelievable how this moronic imbecile tried to reduce the GERED in to a ...

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  4. Azerbaijan Embassy marks Black JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Walta Information Centre

    ... protesting to regain Azerbaijani independence from the Soviet Union. According to the Ambassador of Azerbaijan in Ethiopia, Elman Abdullayev, January 20 remained in the memory of the nation as a tragedy that marks a heroic and glorious page in the ...

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  5. person of the year 2015 is Engineer Simegnew BekeleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | Tigrai Online

    Since 2006 Tigrai Online and its readers has been choosing one exceptional person who has amazing contribution to the greater good of Ethiopia and its people. We know there are many people who are doing phenomenal work to eradicate poverty and spread justice, democracy and prosperity in Ethiopia, but we wanted to highlight those who sacrifice their personal comfort to help their people.

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  6. Nzuri Africa, Echoes of African Beauty Docu-Reality Series Fuses...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... forty five (45) episodes, of 45minutes will comprise the first season, which is slated to shoot in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia and broadcast in both English and African languages end of summer 2015. Confirmed to participate in the first season of Nzuri ...

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  7. Caf Lalibela Owners to Open Market Next Door to Restaurant TomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Phoenix New Times

    Tempe's Cafe Lalibela has long been a destination for excellent Ethiopian cuisine. And if you've been paying attention, you may have noticed the local restaurant's grab-and-go fare on the shelves at metro Phoenix Whole Foods stores.

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  8. Rockefeller Foundation gives $130M to stem food lossesRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The U.S.-based group said the fund will mainly help sub-Saharan Africa to reduce post-harvest loss over a period of seven years. Mamadou Biteye, head of the Rockefeller Foundation's Africa office, blamed the food losses on poor harvesting techniques, poor storage and lack of infrastructure.

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  9. Switzerland denies funding fight against Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Vanguard

    Switzerland on Wednesday said it had not given any funding to military operations against Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamist insurgents, after a senior African Union official said it was among donors to an international intervention force. Boko Haram, facing the heat of a military onslaught in Nigeria, has in the past year stepped up cross-border attacks in Niger, Chad and Cameroon, while continuing shooting and suicide assaults on markets, mosques and other mostly civilian targets within Nigeria itself.

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  10. Ethiopian minister keynote speaker at PSFRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Fibre2Fashion

    Dr. Arkebe Oqubay, a minister and special advisor to the Prime Minister of Ethiopia will be a keynote speaker at the Prime Source Forum which takes place in Hong Kong from March 14-15, 2016. According to a press release from the organisers, Yeh Shen Ltd, in to its 11th year, PSF is a leading global event that brings together executives and senior stakeholders from the apparel and footwear supply chain.

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  11. Switzerland denies funding fight against Nigeria's Boko HaramRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Peninsula

    Paris: Switzerland on Wednesday said it had not given any funding to military operations against Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamist insurgents, after a senior African Union official said it was among donors to an international intervention force. Boko Haram, facing the heat of a military onslaught in Nigeria, has in the past year stepped up cross-border attacks in Niger, Chad and Cameroon, while continuing shooting and suicide assaults on markets, mosques and other mostly civilian targets within Nigeria itself.

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  12. European Union mobilizes more than 3.8 billion Birr in emergency support for EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 03 February, 2016 - The Vice President of the European Commission Kristalina Georgieva attended the high-level Humanitarian Round Table in Response to Drought in Ethiopia in Addis Abeba. She announced that the European Union has mobilized 170 million Euro of emergency support for Ethiopia to tackle the effect of 'El Nino'.

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  13. Corporation hastens 216 km road construction - Wednesday, 03 February 2016 14:33Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 3 February 2016 - The Ethiopian Road Construction Corporation said it is speeding up a 216 km road construction to accomplish it on schedule period. Public Relations and Communication Team Leader with the Corporation, Tiumay Woldegabriel, in his exclusive interview with WIC said that the roads are being constructed in Afar, Benishangul Gumuz, Gambella and SNNP regional states with over 2, 597,000,000 birr allocated budget.

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  14. Institute releases 91 new agricultural technologies, recommendationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 01 Feburary, 2015 - The Ethiopian Institute of Agricultural Research said it has released new 91 agricultural technologies and recommendations in the last six months. Planning and Supervision Head with the Institution, Mekonen Hailu, told WIC that the institution has released 91 new agricultural technologies and scientific recommendations for beneficiaries in the first half of this budget year.

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  15. The making of an unholy AllianceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Walta Information Centre

    ... riot and the Waqo Gutu armed struggle following this, the General Tadesse Birru initiated activity in central Ethiopia and Meechana Tuluma Association, the Oromo freedom front struggle that was established in the mod 60s, and the struggle carried ...

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  16. Crisis-torn Burundi's leaders should pursue dialogue, listen to concerns of their people a " UN chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | United Nations

    Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon holds press conference in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, with Senior Advisors summing up activities as part of 26th African Union Summit.

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  17. Africa: AU to Work Closely On Securing Alternative FinancingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | AllAfrica.com

    ... to him, there are huge mega projects that need to be executed in the continent and all that demands huge finance. "Ethiopia could be cited for implementing mega projects that demand billions of dollars like the construction of the Grand Ethiopian ...

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  18. Ethiopian Airlines confirms comeback of New York flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Air Transport World

    Ethiopian Airlines plans to launch 3X-weekly Addis Ababa-Lom -New York JFK services by the end of June. The Star Alliance member suspended flights to New York-Newark in 2004 to provide nonstop service from Washington Dulles to Addis Ababa.

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  19. Lalibela, where history and religion is set in stoneRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2015 | The Star Online

    The rock-hewn churches in Lalibela, Ethiopia, are not to be missed. The most famous of the churches, because of its arresting design, is the Church of Saint George which was carved into the shape of a cross.

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  20. Insuring farmersRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Capital Ethiopia

    Africa insurance pays over 2 million birr for claims Africa Insurance Company, one of the micro insurance providers in Ethiopia, has settled a compensation claim for the El Nino drought affected farmers at Tigray regional state. The insurance firm, which pioneered the micro insurance business in 2009, has paid a claim worth over 2.44 million birr for insured farmers in the region at a ceremony held at Mekele, a capital of the region, on January 21. Kassahun Begashaw, Manager of Marketing and Business Development, told Capital that 11,921 farmers affected by the drought were able to receive the compensation.

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