Daily Archives: October 12, 2018

First Committee Delegates Discuss Best Tools for Fighting Illegal Arms Trade, amid Calls to Boost Control of Conventional Weapons

To combat the proliferation of illicitly produced and traded small arms and light weapons that is fuelling conflict within and between countries, delegates in the First Committee (Disarmament and International …

Devastating Impacts of Climate Change Threatening Farm Outputs, Increasing Global Hunger, Delegates Say as Second Committee Takes Up Agriculture, Food Security

Destructive impacts of climate change like droughts, floods and increasingly severe storms are the primary culprits behind decreased farming output and rising hunger worldwide, speakers told the Second Committee (Economic and …

Unilateral Trade Practices, Measures Harm Most Vulnerable Nations, Speakers Say, as Second Committee Takes Up Macroeconomic Policy

Unilateral coercive measures and trade practices harm the global economy as well as countries at the regional and national levels, speakers told the Second Committee (Economic and Financial) today during its …

Ethiopian Pioneered GEnx Engine Repair in Africa

Addis Ababa Ethiopian Maintenance & Engineering Services, the largest and oldest aircraft maintenance centre in Africa, has become the first in the continent in repairing the GEnx Engine, the Ethiopian …

Ethiopian Pioneered GEnx Engine Repair in Africa

Addis Ababa Ethiopian Maintenance & Engineering Services, the largest and oldest aircraft maintenance centre in Africa, has become the first in the continent in repairing the GEnx Engine, the Ethiopian …

Unilateral Trade Practices, Measures Harm Most Vulnerable Nations, Speakers Say, as Second Committee Takes Up Macroeconomic Policy

Unilateral coercive measures and trade practices harm the global economy as well as countries at the regional and national levels, speakers told the Second Committee (Economic and Financial) today during …

ETHIOPIA TO DOWNSIZE MINISTERIAL CABINET IN MAJOR BUREAUCRATIC OVERHAUL: OFFICIAL

ADDIS ABABA- Ethiopia was set to downsize its Council of Ministers (CoM) members from 28 to 20 in a major government overhaul, Fitsum Arega, Chief of Staff at the Ethiopian …

ETHIOPIA TO DOWNSIZE MINISTERIAL CABINET IN MAJOR BUREAUCRATIC OVERHAUL: OFFICIAL

ADDIS ABABA- Ethiopia was set to downsize its Council of Ministers (CoM) members from 28 to 20 in a major government overhaul, Fitsum Arega, Chief of Staff at the Ethiopian …

General Assembly Elects 18 Member States to Human Rights Council, Allowing Vote by 3 Member States in Article 19 Exemption over Financial Dues

The General Assembly today elected 18 States to the Human Rights Council, the United Nations body responsible for promoting and protecting all human rights around the globe.

By secret ballot, …

PM Conte Arrives in Asmara for Official Visit

Addis Ababa Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte has arrived at Asmera, Eritrea, for an official visit today, according to Eritrean Press (EP).

Eritrean Press said President Isaias Afwerki and other …