Daily Archives: June 18, 2020

Ethiopia, Sudan, Egypt Settle Major Technical Issues on GERD

Addis Ababa June 18/2020(ENA) The tripartite negotiation between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt continued for the 7th straight day on Wednesday, June 17, 2020 amid standoff persisted. The three countries have been holding regular video negotiations since June 9 after months

Webinar Discusses Market Options in China for Ethiopian Meat Exporters

Addis Ababa June 18/2020(ENA) A webinar aimed at expanding markets for Ethiopian meat exports in China was held on Wednesday, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Ethiopian Embassy in Beijing, China and meat exporters in Ethiopia as well as

Sudan Position on GERD Based on Fair, Reasonable Use of Water, Says Minister

Addis Ababa June 18/2020 (ENA) Sudan’s position since the beginning of the dam negotiations is based on a fundamental principle of international law, namely the right of states to obtain fair and reasonable use of water without harming others, Irrigation

Lalibela Ready to Celebrate the 2020 Annual Solar Eclipse

Addis Ababa June 18/2020(ENA) Preparation has finalized to celebrate the 2020 annual solar eclipse at the historical town of Lalibela, Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute said.  This year the annular eclipse, where the moon almost fully covers the sun,

Stakeholders Discuss Ethiopia’s Plan to Draw FDI

Addis Ababa June 18/2020(ENA) A jointly organized discussion aimed at drawing Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) to Ethiopia was held yesterday. Foreign Affairs State Minister, Tsion Teklu, and Trade and Industry State Minister Misganu Arga led the discussion. Misganu delivered a

World Bank Approves 250 Mln USD in Grant, Loan to Ethiopia

Addis Ababa June 18/2020(ENA) The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors on Wednesday has approved 250 million USD in supplemental financing for the ongoing Second Ethiopia Growth and Competitiveness Programmatic Development Policy Financing. The Bank approved 125 million USD in

Institutes Donate over 22 Million Birr Worth COVID-19 Protecting Materials

Addis Ababa June 18/2020(ENA) Four local institutes have donated over 22 million Birr worth coronavirus protecting equipment and materials in support of exposed citizens to COVID-19 pandemic. The institutes on Thursday handed over the equipment and materials to representative of