Daily Archives: September 16, 2019

U.S. Embassy Statement on Recent Attack on Humanitarian Workers in Gambella

The U.S. Embassy strongly condemns the violence perpetrated against humanitarian aid workers in Gambella on September 5, 2019, which resulted in the deaths of two staff members of Action Against …

Egypt Seeks Consensus, Rejects Unilateralism Over Ethiopia’s Dam

CAIRO, Egypt is always willing to reach consensus and it rejects any unilateral visions, regarding Ethiopia's dam, being built on the Nile River, Egyptian Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry, said.

Shoukry's …

Egypt, Ethiopia at Odds as Talks Over Blue Nile Dam Resume

CAIRO - Egypt says Ethiopia has "summarily rejected" its plan for key aspects of operating a giant dam the East African nation is building on the Nile, while dismissing Ethiopia's …

Ethiopia must do more to stop recurring chikungunya outbreaks

Ethiopia's second largest city, Dire Dawa, is dealing with a chikungunya fever outbreak. Around 20,000 cases of the mosquito-borne viral infection have been reported since the outbreak started in March …

Tripartite Ministerial Meeting of Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan Underway in Cairo

Addis Ababa The Tripartite meeting of Water Ministers of Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan, which discusses the filling of and release of water from Ethiopia's dam on the Blue Nile, is …

Ethiopia Taking Part in Paris Int’l Trade Show, Fair for Fashion

Addis Ababa Ethiopian companies are participating in an International Trade Show and Fair for Fashion which is taking place in France, Paris, for the coming three days, according to Ethiopia's …

Ministry Prepares Drafts of Petroleum Policy, Proclamation

Addis Ababa A draft petroleum policy and a petroleum proclamation, which enable Ethiopia to consolidate its exploration of oil and determine the volume of natural gas in the country to …

Ethiopia Attending IAEA General Conference

Addis Ababa A delegation led by Innovation and Technology Minister, Getahun Mekuria, is attending the 63rd International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Regular Conference underway in Vienna, Austria.

During its stay …