Dwindling medical supplies in northern Ethiopia prevent health workers from aiding those in need

As the conflict in northern Ethiopia continues to evolve, hundreds of thousands of people have been displaced, putting enormous strain on the region’s health-care system and medical staff. The ICRC is profoundly concerned over availability of medical treatment, including medicine and medical equipment. Health-care services are lacking essential medical supplies, and in some cases infrastructure […]

PM Abiy Extends Best Wishes for Timket Festival

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has today extended best wishes to Ethiopian Christians upon the celebration of the Timket festival, (Ethiopian Epiphany) which commemorates baptism of Jesus Christ in River Jordan. In his message, the premier said that one of the magnificent stories of God’s love for mankind is demonstrated when he was baptized by John […]

Followers of Orthodox Church Celebrating Eve of Ethiopian Epiphany

Followers of the Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo Church are celebrating Ketera, the eve of Ethiopian Epiphany (Timket) across the nation. Ethiopian Epiphany, which was inscribed in 2019 on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity by UNESCO, will be celebrated tomorrow to commemorate the baptism of Jesus Christ by John the Baptist in the River […]

Most Essential Ethiopian Holiday of the Year for Public Gathering

Unlike many holidays observed indoor, the Ethiopian Epiphany (Timket) is celebrated openly and outdoors which always brings together numerous people from home and abroad. In contrast to celebrations of holidays like New Year’s Day, X-Mas in Ethiopia that are usually observed in-doors with families, friends and relatives getting together for the festive season, Timket is […]

Diaspora Stress Need for Regulations that Enhance Engagement in Trade, Investment

Members of the diaspora have stressed today the need for cutting bureaucratic bottlenecks hampering the engagement of the Ethiopian Diaspora in trade and investment. Members of the diaspora who responded to the Great Ethiopian Homecoming Initiative had  discussion about investment opportunities in the country with the business community at the Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce […]

Ministry Says Working to Create Favorable Environment for Innovation, Technology Investment

The Government of Ethiopia is creating favorable business environment for investors interested in the innovation and technology sector, according to Ministry of Innovation and Technology. Innovation and Technology State Minister Huria Ali told ENA that the government has been   improving the law framework to attract robust private sector investments on innovation and technology and is […]