Daily Archives: August 16, 2019

Protection Cluster Monthly Report July 2019

Humanitarian Needs/Latest Assessment Findings East Wollega (Oromia) / Kamashi Zone (Benishangul-Gumuz)

Durable Solutions team, with Dr. Walter Kaelin, Special Advisor on Internal Displacement to the UN RC/HC and the Protection …

Ethiopia – Floods (DG ECHO, UN OCHA, INGOs, Government) (ECHO Daily Flash of 16 August 2019)

Due to above normal rains during the first weeks of August, flooding in South Gondar Zone in the Amhara region of Ethiopia has left 2 people dead and many households …

Ethio-India Business Forum Held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Ethio-India business forum that brought 40 Ethiopian and Indian companies together was held in Addis Ababa.

Ethiopia's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA) statement said the business forum meant to attract …

Ethiopian Minister, Jack Ma Discuss Ways to Build Nation’s Digital Economy

Ethiopian delegate led by Minister of Innovation and Technology Dr.-Ing. Getahun Mekuria met and held discussion with Jack Ma, Chairman of the Alibaba Group.

While visiting the headquarters of Alibaba …

Weekly Epidemiological Record (WER), 16 August 2019, vol. 94, 33 (pp. 365-380)


365 Yellow fever in Africa and the Americas, 2018

378 Monthly report on dracunculiasis cases, JanuaryJune 2019


365 FiAvre jaune en Afrique et dans les Ameriques, 2018

378 …

Ethiopia and Nigeria to Lead in Mobile Subscribers in Sub-Saharan Africa

Ethiopia and Nigeria are expected to lead in mobile subscribers in Sub-Saharan Africa by 2025, according to Africa Business Networking.

A new study from the GSMA has revealed that more …

Bank Declares Close to 18 Billion Birr Profit in Fiscal Year

Addis Ababa The Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) said it has registered 17.9 billion Birr gross profit during the 2018/19 fiscal year.

This was disclosed today at the performance evaluation …

Nation Striving to Create Favorable Environment to Private Sector, Create Jobs: EIC Commissioner

Ethiopia has been exerting efforts to ease the bureaucratic bottlenecks that hamper the growth of the private sector that creates jobs.

Ethiopian Investment Commissioner, Abebe Abebayehu said many activities have …