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Two aid workers from Germany's GIZ are now nurturing start-ups in the Ethiopian capital - from a text messaging service for job seekers to bamboo ramps for skateboarders.
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Ethiopian mushrooms hold antioxidant potential, with wild mushrooms proving stronger than cultivated, according to the first research looking at country's edible offerings.
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Addis Ababa, 14 March 2014 - Ethiopian Embassy, 10 March 2014- Mr. Girma Temesgen, Ethiopia's Consul General in Chongqing, attended the "2013 Top 10 Chongqing Entrepreneurs Awarding Ceremony" as Guest of Honour.
Regional director for eastern Africa Gabriel Negatu Thursday said that the lender was keen on upcoming grand projects such as the building of new refinery and fuel pipeline under the Lamu Port and Lamu-South Sudan Ethiopia Transport Corridor project.
President Yoweri Museveni is in Ethiopia to attend an IGAD Extraordinary African Heads of State summit on South Sudan in the capital Addis Ababa.
Gambia will drop English as its official language, President Yahya Jammeh says in his latest diatribe against former colonial power Britain.
But when Sercu, a Sammamish resident and 15-year-old sophomore at Eastside Catholic School, returned to the African nation last month, she saw things that were heartwarming.
Kenya has offered Ethiopian companies a chance to raise funds and trade their shares on the Nairobi bourse in a move that could give them access to capital without compromising Addis Ababa's closed economy policy.
Hundreds of Somali people from Occupied-Ogaden region and ONLF supporters protested against Ethiopian human rights abuses in Ogaden region on Monday march 10th, in front of Geneva compound where the United Nations' Human Rights Council held its annual human rights hearing conference.
Addis Ababa, 12 March 2014 - Above Addis Ababa's concrete skyline, cranes tower high amid blasts from nearby drills and diggers.
Addis Ababa, 12 March 2014 - The month of March is dedicated to Women's History Month worldwide and since 1975 the UN has marked International Women's Day on March 8th; this year the theme was "Equality for Women is Progress for All."
The 100km long Yabelo-Mega road - part of the 1,000km Mombasa-Nairobi-Addis Abeba Road Corridor - will be opened for traffic on in the presence of Worqineh Gebeyehu, minister of Transport.
Even though the Ethiopian government established an ambitious plan to expand the manufacturing sector during the five year Growth and Transformation Plan , the actual performance continues to be below expectations.
The EPRDF led government has "democratic developmental" policy that has been eulogized and demonized in equal measure.
The construction of two road projects covering 28.1km that link the Addis Ababa-Adama Highway with Addis Ababa in two directions has been launched, the Ethiopian Roads Authority announced.
Addis Ababa, 11 March 2014 - Sugar has not been long present on Ethiopian tables.