Status Update on Mekelle Industrial Hub Progress
Aite Tilahun Tarekegn is Director of Small Scale Manufacturing. He was gracious enough to sit down for an interview.
Tamrat asked Aite Tilahun on the overall progress of the development of the industrial hub as well as overall progress....
The right approach to curb corruption
09-13-17 - Corruption is a global phenomenon that strikes hardest at the poor, hinders inclusive economic growth and robs essential services of badly needed funds. No exception for Ethiopia.The government has identified corruption and rent seeking activities as impediment...
Ethiopians' vow to strengthen peace, development
Gemechu Tussa 09-13-17 - The celebration of the millennium
was one of the hottest events in the history of the nation. All the nations,
nationalities and peoples of the country were able to reaffirm their commitment...
(Aigaforum) 09-11-17 -Union of Tigreans in Europe(UTE) recognized Aigafroum as the best and trustworthy website! Aigaforum was also recognized by Union of Tigreans in North America(UTNA) as the best informative and reliable website during Tigrai Festival 2017 in Las Vegas. On behalf of all volunteers of Aigaforum, I thank UTE and UTNA for their recognition! Aigaforum will remain true to the mission - to make constructive contribution to the betterment of the lives of fellow citizens back home. I promise! [Isayas A. Abaye ]
Deputy Prime Minister Demeke Mekonnen on Current Issues
Solomon Tekalgn of Tsenat Radio in an exclusive interview asked the Deputy Prime Minister on last year's performance of the government and what to expect for the coming new year. Solomon asked the DPM how the drought is affecting the country and the lifting of the emergency decree. The prime minister said despite the challenges the country faced, the country's future is bright and the government is more than ready to solve all issues.
Ethiopia marks New Year
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia, with its own calendar, will be starting its New Year 2010, today, and citizens were yesterday busy preparing for celebrations.Ethiopia has its own calendar with 13 months, and each of the 12 months has 30 days, and the 13th month called Pagumen has five days...
Arena party should lead or get out of the way
Haile Tessema 09-08-17 - In a democracy, the
opposition party has a very significant role to play as a representative of its constituency or the people at large by endeavoring to safeguard their political and socioeconomic interests.Unfortunately, opposition
parties in Ethiopia haven't been...
"ከፍታውን" ማሳነስ ለምን?
ዘአማን በላይ 09-08-17
(Response to Ben and Zeru Hagos Commentary on "Ethiopia Leap/ከፍታ")
Why call Ethiopia an 'African Tiger'?
Gebru 09-08-17 - It has been a while since Ethiopia earned the "African tiger" reference which came from the famous "Asian tigers". The term the Asian Tigers refers to the countries South Korea, Taiwan,
Hong Kong and Singapore...
Yesteryear Giving Way for New Year!
Teferi 09-07-17 - Ethiopia had, for many years, failed to accommodate its diversity -religious, lingual, cultural. Hence,the political as well as economic dominance that had come along with its failure to accommodate difference has given birth to the...
Of 'LOVE & HATE'
Zenawi Zerihun, PhD Mekelle University 09-07-17 -
A friend once told me what a young boy said when crossing what is known as the Nations and Nationalities Square in Addis. The boy overhears people inside the taxi mentioning the name of the square and he said ...
Ethiopia bets its future on a growing textile and garment sector
ADDIS ABABA, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia, east Africa's largest economy and most populous at 100 million people, is pursuing an ambitious industrialization development strategy.
One of the main parts of Ethiopia's industrialization drive is the textile and garment sector, which the government hopes will substantially boost export revenue...