Strain free state of emergency
Bereket Gebru06-20-17 - Although it came as a relief for all peace loving Ethiopians, the neutralization of the unrest in various parts of the country almost a year ago angered those who saw the situation as an opportunity to promote their political interests.
MU to expand partnerships in China, Signs MoU with IPP, CAAS
A delegation of Mekelle University led by President Dr. Kindeya Gerbrehiwot is on an active mission of expanding and strengthening existing partnerships and creating new networks with Chinese universities and institutes in Beijing and Xian cities.
Is Ogaden/ONLF a Somali clan/tribe or a Nation?
Mohamud Aden Samatar 06-19-17 - For Somalis Ogaden is a Somali clan, Ogaden clan inhabits in South Somalia, parts of Ethiopia and Kenya border, and Ogaden clan also inhabits in Eastern Ethiopia/Western Somali like many other Somali clans ...
Ethiopian Air Said to Plan $3 Billion Deal for Airbus A350s
Ethiopian Airlines Enterprise plans to buy 10 of Airbus SEs newest A350 wide-body jets in a transaction worth more than $3 billion at advertised prices, according to people familiar with the plan.The deal is set to be announced this week at the Paris Air Show...
Ethiopia Calls for Restraint
Ethiopia is following closely developments on the Djibouti and Eritrea border after the withdrawal of Qatari soldiers from previously held position between Djibouti and Eritrea to separate the two forces.
Exclusive Interview with Azeb Mesfin, Chief Executive Officer of EFFORT
(Aigaforum) June 14, 2017 - In an exclusive interview with Aigaforum, Azeb Mesfin, CEO of EFFORT(Endowment Fund for the Rehabilitation of Tigrai), shared the Successes and Challenges of EFFORT and her vision for the coming years.EFFORT was established in 1995 with an initial seed money from the TPLF. TPLF(Tigray Peoples Liberation Front) fought for 17 years to topple the then dictator government of Mengistu Hailemariam of Ethiopia. During the armed struggle years, TPLF as a resourceful and popular political organization waged a successful effort...
Ethiopia to inaugurate two Chinese-built industrial parks
ADDIS ABABA, June 17 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia is set to inaugurate two industrial parks built by Chinese firms next month, the state owned Ethiopian Industrial Parks Development Corporation (IPDC) has said.The Mekelle Industrial Park and the Kombolcha Industrial Park are being built by China Communications Construction Company. Both dedicated to the textile and apparel sector and have a combined construction cost of 250 million dollars.