Category Archives: Politics

Hailemariam in Kigali to Attend Kagam’s Inauguration

Addis Ababa, Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegen has arrived in Kigali, Rwanda to attend the inauguration ceremony of President elect Paul Kagame.

The high level delegation led by Prime Minister Hailemariam …

South Sudan refugees in Uganda pass one million mark: UNHCR

The number of people from South Sudan seeking refuge in Uganda has reached one million, the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) has warned.

An average of 1,800 South Sudanese civilians have …

Ethiopia seeks Indian investment in textile industry

Ethiopia, one of the fastest growing countries in Africa, is seeking India's investment in its textiles industry. For this, a workshop on the investment opportunities in Ethiopian textiles held in …

Industrial parks luring more investment, jobs

The manufacturing industry, particularly the textile sector, in Ethiopia is laying a significant foundation to industrial development. It has been attracting celebrated and well known top international firms. Efforts are …

Nat’l Standards Council Approves 926 Standards in Five Sectors

Addis Ababa, Approval of new standards would contribute greatly to manufacturing and business sectors by improving competitiveness, according to Ethiopian Standards Agency (ESA).

At a press conference he held here …

UNIDO Lauds Ethiopia’s Move in Promoting Agro-processing Industry

Addis Ababa, The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) appreciated Ethiopia's efforts towards promoting agro-processing industrial parks across the country.

In an exclusive interview with ENA UNIDO Country Director Gustavo …

Nation Launches Anti-Doping Campaign

Addis Ababa, The National Anti-Doping Office (NADO) has launched today anti-doping awareness creation campaign that will eventually cover the nation.

A half-day training on anti-doping was given to about 235 …

State Minister Dr Aklilu meets chair of Ethiopian National Consensus forum.

State Minister of Foreign Affairs, Dr. Aklilu Hailemichael met today (August 17, 2017) with MulatuTadesse, Chair of the Ethiopian Renaissance Chamber and Renaissance Dam Fund Raising; and Founder and Chairman …

State Minister Aklilu receives representatives of Ethiopian Somali Diaspora Forum

State Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dr. Aklilu Hailemichael held discussions with the UK-based Ethiopian Somali Diaspora Forum on Thursday (August 17, 2017).

Chairperson of the UK-based Ethiopian Somali Diaspora Forum …

Ethiopia Desirous to Execute 50% of imports through Sudan

Khartoum , Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said that Ethiopia is desirous to use ports in Sudan to execute 50 percent of its import-export transactions.

Prime Minister Hailemariam who is on …