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Qatar row: Economic impact threatens food, flights and football
Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Bahrain, the United Arab Emirates, Libya, Yemen and the Maldives have cut diplomatic ties with Qatar. But what might this mean for Qatar's economy and people doing business there? With a population of about 2.7 million people, this tiny nation on the north-east coast of the Arabian Peninsula is trying to punch above its weight. ... [This coming after the historic Trump visit to the Middle East is astonishing!]

ቶሎሳ ኡርጌሳ 06-05-17

Development in previously marginalized community!
Tesfaye Lemma 06-05-17 - More than 60 per cent of world pastoralists are found in Africa. They derive most of their income from keeping domestic livestock reared in conditions where most of the feed is natural rather than cultivated. Recent reports indicate ...

የአዋሽ ኮምቦልቻ ወልዲያ ሀራ ገበያ የባቡር መስመር ግንባታ 57 በመቶ ተጠናቀቀ

In your face type news! The second leg of this project is rumored to be delayed! Although many people have been asking for answers why it is delayed if it is, there is no explanation from authorities so far! Thus why the "in your face " comment! [Zeru Hagos 06-04-17]

Council of Ministers approves more than 320 billion birr Budget for coming fiscal year
Addis Ababa June 02/2017 The Council of Ministers has approved over 320 billion birr budget for the upcoming Ethiopian Fiscal Year.According to a statement by the Council it has approved 320,803,602,160 birr budget in its 31st regular meeting today.

Ethiopia, Sudan to sign currency swap deal
Addis Ababa, June 3, 2017 (FBC) – Ethiopia and Sudan are set to sign a currency swap deal after a month.According to the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE), the move is part of the efforts to ease shortage of foreign currencies and to strengthen economic integrations between the two countries.

Sudan, Egypt talk but make little headway to defuse tensions
CAIRO Officials from Sudan and Egypt on Saturday held "honest" and "transparent" discussions following months of tension between the two Afro-Arab neighbors, but appeared to make little headway to patch up their differences, primarily over a border region ...

Hacked Emails Show UAE Diplomat Coordinating with Pro-Israel Think Tank
THE EMAIL ACCOUNT of one of Washington’s most connected and influential foreign operatives has been hacked. A small tranche of those emails was sent this week to media outlets, including The Intercept, HuffPost and The Daily Beast, with the hacker promising to release a trove publicly.

Nearly 100 Eritrean Christians arrested for illegal church denominations
Eritrea (MNN) — The country of Eritrea is the 10th harshest persecutor of Christians in the world, according to Open Doors’ World Watch List. And last month, another blow was struck on religious freedom in the country.

Ethiopian Wins African Airline of the Year 2017 Award
June 1, 2017 Africa’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines, is delighted to announce that it has won the African Aviation ‘African Airline of the Year’ Award for 2017, for the second year in a row, during the 26th Annual Air Finance Africa Conference & Exhibition held in Johannesburg, South Africa.
See Alos: Ethiopian Launches Direct and Non-Stop Services to Singapore

Industrialization in Tigray: A Response To The Interview Conducted By VOA
Mesmak 06-01-2017 - GTP 1 is over, and GTP II is on going but similar to the views shared by the scholars on the broadcasting discussion of VOA I have concerns. Especially when I relate GTP with Tigray economic growth and/ or development...

World's Oldest Art Studio Found in Ethiopian Cave
For 4,500 years, ancient humans kept on coming back to one cave in Ethiopia. It's a roomy enclosure at the base of a limestone cliff, but its natural qualities were only one part of the story. People used the cave to store reddish stones rich in iron oxide...

VOA Amharic discussion with Amanuel, Mehari and Asfaw on current issue affecting Tigrai development

African son elected as Director General of World Health Organization
Luel Gebremedhin (U.S.A) May 31, 2017 - Ethiopia never disappointed by her sons and daughters in the eyes of the World for centuries. Back to the Italian aggression of the late 80’s and early 90’s, brave and patriot Ethiopian defeated badly the Western aggressor that tried to undermine ...

Ethiopian to Add Flight Frequency to Seychelles
May 31, 2017 Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing and most profitable African airline, is delighted to announce that it will add a 6th weekly flight to Seychelles as of 6th December 2017.

Ethiopia overtakes Kenya as the leading economic giant
According to data from the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF) Ethiopia’s annual economic output, also known as the gross domestic product (GDP), hit $72.52 billion (Sh7.4 trillion) last year from $64.68 billion in 2015 and is expected to touch $78.3 billion this year.

Tesfaye Lemma 05-30-17
  • Microsoft, CGHE launch AppFactory Academy in Ethiopia to boost local talent
    May 2017
  • Isayas's current policy: 'no grass will grow after I die'
    Zeray Hailemariam  05-30-17
  • 26th Ginbot20 Ethiopia National Day and Canada 150th Day Celebrated in Ottawa
    Ethiopian Embassy Canada May 29, 2017
  • Dr. Adhanom: World Health Organization (WHO) Gets Right Man for Top Job

  • 'Think again Africa' rumbled someone at WHO Assembly: Indeed, Africa thought Again by Electing Dr Tedros
    Abdi Selam 05-26-16
  • Smart Africa partners with Gebeya to promote capacity building and stimulate private sector growth
    Nairobi, Kenya: Tuesday 2nd May 2017
  • Looking back on some of the positive reports on Ethiopia
    Bereket Gebru 05-24-17
  • Preventing corruption
    Bereket Gebru 05-24-17
  • DR Tedros Elected as the next  Director-General of the World Health Organization
    (Aigaforum) May 23, 2017
  • W.H.O. Elects Ethiopia’s Tedros as New Director General
  • Boosting the manufacturing sector
    Desta Hailu 05-23-17
  • Ethiopian Federal System:  gains amidst challenges
    Gemechu Tussa 05-23-17
  • GRAMMY Nominated, Ethiopian-American singer, WAYNA Pays Tribute to icon, BEZUNESH BEKELE on US Channel 9 News and in concert in Washington, DC Friday June 9th

  • Youth Bulge in Cities and Towns, its Remedies
    Tsegaye Tegenu, (PhD) 2017-05-18

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