Daily Archives: June 6, 2017

Game on for Mountain Dew with Sponsorship of Three Powerhouse Global Esports Teams

DEW increases gaming support with professional franchises Team Dignitas, Splyce and Team SK Gaming

PURCHASE, New York, June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Mountain Dew® welcomed three global esports powerhouses …

Diamonds Do Good Awards Gala Honors Helzberg Diamonds, David Oyelowo and Her Excellency Graca Machel

LAS VEGAS, June 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — On the eve of the opening of the worlds largest diamond and jewelry trade show, JCK Las Vegas, the Diamond Empowerment Fund (D.E.F)

De jeunes leaders se rassemblent pour trouver des solutions innovantes aux défis compliqués de l’Afrique de l’Ouest

ACCRA, Ghana, 6 juin 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Plus de 130 jeunes leaders africains se sont rencontrés à Accra, au Ghana, du 31 mai au 1er juin pour travailler sur des

PPF condemned the demolition FM building in Nigeria

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF), in a letter to Muhammadu Buhari, President of Nigeria expressed concern over the demolition of Breeze FM building on May 22, 2017, in Nasarawa State of …

PM Calls for Sustained Support of Hebrew University

Addis Ababa,Ethiopia is desirous of more support in public health, agriculture and science as well as research from Hebrew University, Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn said.

Hebrew University teachers and researchers …

Horn of Africa Partnership Mission to Assess Drought, Accelerate Resource Mobilization

Addis Ababa,United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (UNOCHA), in collaboration with the Africa Union Commission, has organized a Horn of Africa Partnership Mission from 8 to 13 …

Ethiopian Economy Will be Africa’s Most Expansive in 2017: World Bank Forecast

Addis Ababa,Ethiopia's economy will be the most expansive on the continent for the year 2017, followed by Tanzania, Ivory Coast and Senegal, according to the World Bank.

The global finance …

Gov’t Battling to Protect Major Maize Growing Areas from Armyworm

Addis Abab ,The Government of Ethiopia, in collaboration with Food and Agriculture Organization and other development partners, has intensified efforts to protect major maize growing areas from the ravage of …

Belt, Road Initiative Will Help Tackle Poverty in Developing Countries: President Xi

Beijing,Chinese President Xi Jinping said the Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation will help developing countries to tackle poverty. Some 30 world leaders, including Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, have …

Africa: Ethiopia’s Potential to Become Africa’s Textile, Apparel Hub

ANALYSIS By Homa Mulisa

Just last week, The Jakarta Post reported that Indonesian textile industry is facing competition from Ethiopia. According to the newspaper, despite Indonesian governments' effort to "lure …