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3 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

Over 64,000 Usd Gerd Bonds Sold in Canada - Saturday, 02 August 2014 05:57

Ethiopians residing in Canada have reportedly bought and raised 64,000 USD bond for the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam .

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7 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

Five key takeaways from PM Hailemariam Desalegne's latest presser

Hailemariam Desalegne The inflation rate was kept at single digit for two years; therefore all other factors that could give rise to inflation are in control.

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11 hrs ago | Reuters

South Sudan conflict drives idea of oil wealth monitoring

South Sudan's oil fields have become a battleground in the struggle for power in Africa's newest nation, encouraging Western nations and regional mediators to consider international monitoring of crude revenues as a way to remove a major bone of contention from such conflicts.

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16 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

Ethiopia's provisions of power, infrastructure win recognition - Friday, 01 August 2014 15:59

Addis Ababa, 1 August 2014 - The rapid growth Ethiopia has been registering in the provision of Power and infrastructure has won recognition, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.

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18 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

Tigray international Diaspora festival kicks off - Friday, 01 August 2014 13:26

Addis Ababa, 1 August 2014 - The Tigray International Diaspora Festival opened on Thursday at the conference hall of the Martyrs' Monument of Tigray in Mekele town.

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22 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Roads Worth Over Br6.5 Billion Built in Addis

Roads built with an outlay of over 6.5 billion Birr in the just-concluded Ethiopian fiscal year have become operational, according to Addis Ababa Roads Authority.

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Yesterday | Walta Information Centre

Ethiopian Airlines soon to launch a new sustainable tourism policy - Friday, 01 August 2014 06:01

The presentation of a first complete draft of a new sustainable tourism policy for Ethiopia is now just weeks away and stakeholders are meeting in Addis Ababa since yesterday for a broad consultative workshop.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

In-depth Africa

UK minister calls for immediate ceasefire in S. Sudan

July 31, 2014 South Sudan risks facing famine unless its conflicting parties adopt immediate ceasefire for lasting peace, the United Kingdom minister for Africa warned on Thursday.

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CPJ Press Freedom Online

Ethiopian photojournalist Aziza Mohamed held without charge

CPJ is alarmed by the detention of Addis Guday photojournalist Aziza Mohamed, who has been in custody for two weeks without charge.

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Serious Eats

Exploring Washington DC's Best Ethiopian Restaurants

Washington, DC is commonly considered the second largest Ethiopian city in the world, second only to Addis Ababa, and it's estimated that about 250,000 Ethiopians call DC home.

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Walta Information Centre

Ethiopia, Egypt to resume Nile dam talks on Aug. 26 - Thursday, 31 July 2014 11:03

Addis Ababa, 31 July 2014 - Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan will resume their tripartite talks on an Ethiopian multi-billion dollar hydroelectric dam on the Nile in late August, an Ethiopian official said Tuesday.

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North-West Evening Mail

African odyssey an unforgettable time for Cumbria students

TEENAGERS braved thunderstorms, wild animals and water shortages during a life-changing trip to one of Africa's fastest-growing cities.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Ministry Set to Launch Exclusive Diaspora Housing Scheme

A directive on the housing registration for members of the Ethiopian Diaspora community prepared by the Ministry of Urban Development, Housing & Construction , provides for a housing scheme that will only be open to the Diaspora.

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New Vision

Each one of us is responsible for everyone's safety and security

So many gruesome things have been happening lately in the airspace. Many travellers are beginning to think twice before they opt to fly.

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Walta Information Centre

US-Africa Summit to be held - Wednesday, 30 July 2014 19:11

Addis Ababa, 1 August 2014 - A US-Africa Summit is to take place in Washington, D.C. to heighten the relationship between them, said Ethiopian Foreign Affairs Ministry.

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Walta Information Centre

Ethiopia sees - surge' in MICE growth - Wednesday, 30 July 2014 19:11

Addis Ababa, 1 August 2014 - The Africa Hotel Investment Forum recently announced it was moving its 2014 event to Addis Ababa.

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Christian Science Monitor

As famine and violence loom, is this South Sudan's last chance for peace?

With a season of unplanted crops in South Sudan and the United Nations declaring the food security crisis here "the worst in the world," time is running out to prevent the death by starvation of as many as 50,000 people, analysts say, caught in what is now a seven month civil war.

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AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Seminar On the Need to Establish a Regional Development Bank

An Experts' Seminar to assess the establishment of a Regional Development Bank for IGAD was held on Saturday at the UN Economic Commission for Africa in Addis Ababa.

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Walta Information Centre

Delegation Led by President Mulatu Departs to - Wednesday, 30 July 2014 05:55

Addis Ababa, 30 July 2014 - A high-level Ethiopian delegation led by President Mulatu Teshome left for the US on Monday, July 28, 2014 evening.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Walta Information Centre

Huajian Group to Build Industrial Zone in Ethiopia - Wednesday, 30 July 2014 05:16

Addis Ababa, 30 July 2014 - Huajian Group, a Chinese shoe manufacturer, is going to invest U.S $ 2.2 Billion in Ethiopia to build an Industrial Zone of its own.

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