Daily Archives: October 2, 2017

ETHIOPIAN AIRLINES BECOMES FULLY DIGITAL, ENVIRONMENT FRIENDLY

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopian Airlines has gone fully digital.

Ethiopian CEO Tewolde Gebremariam, along with other executive management members, marked the digitalization era by signing the last paper based approval document …

NBE Unveils Nat’l Financial Inclusion Strategey

Addis Ababa, A National Financial Inclusion Strategy that envisions providing universal access through innovative and convenient channels was unveiled today by the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE).

Despite the significant …

Distressed by Survivors’ Stories, General Assembly President Stresses Need to Turn Political Declaration on Human Trafficking into Action

Enhanced Response Key to Ensuring Safe, Orderly Passage for Millions Fleeing Humanitarian Crises, Says International Organization for Migration Speaker

Concluding its high-level meeting on human trafficking today, General Assembly President …

Distressed by Survivors’ Stories, General Assembly President Stresses Need to Turn Political Declaration on Human Trafficking into Action

Enhanced Response Key to Ensuring Safe, Orderly Passage for Millions Fleeing Humanitarian Crises, Says International Organization for Migration Speaker

Concluding its high-level meeting on human trafficking today, General Assembly President …

Ethiopia Frees Eritrean Journalists After Nearly 11 Years

Two Eritrean TV journalists who spent more than a decade imprisoned in Ethiopia have been released, according to family members and Eritrean press freedom advocates.

The sources told VOA's Horn …

Ethiopia Launches National Employment Policy and Strategy

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia has launched today a National Employment Policy and Strategy (NEPS) which aims to ensure that full, productive, and freely chosen decent employment is promoted in the country.…

World has let down displaced, says refugee chief

The "unspeakable suffering" faced by refugees should be tackled head on by the international community, amid a sharp fall in available shelter spaces, the head of the UN Refugee Agency …

ETHIOPIA: ANTI-GOVERNMENT CHANTS RING OUT ON ANNIVERSARY OF FESTIVAL DEATHS

BISHOFTU (Ethiopia), Hundreds of people chanting anti-government slogans marched in the central Ethiopian town of Bishoftu on Sunday at a religious festival where a stampede triggered by a police move …

ETHIOPIA GETS US$1.3B ASSISTANCE FROM WORLD BANK

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia and the World Bank signed financing agreement amounting to US$1.3 billion in the form of loan and grant to finance.

The assistance will be used to finance …