Daily Archives: June 29, 2020

The geopolitical threat may be catastrophic for the semiconductor industry; several European carriers proactively spoke out in support of Huawei

BEIJING, June 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The escalating geopolitical tension between China and the US is threatening the security of the global supply chain. As COVID-19 rages worldwide, the role of telecom networks has heightened. 36Kr was invited to the

Japan gives UNICEF over USD 4 million for its COVID-19 response in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA, 29 June 2020: The Government of Japan has provided a new grant aid to Ethiopia, which is worth over USD 4 million, through its partnership with UNICEF Ethiopia as part of its emergency assistance for the fight against

Senators Urge US to Re-Establish Itself As A Neutral Arbiter on Dispute of GERD

Addis Ababa  United States Senators have urged US to re-establish “itself as a neutral arbiter in Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) negotiations between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt.” Senator Cory A. Booker from New Jersey and Christopher A. Coons from Delaware, in

Public Consultation Held on the 10-Year Perspective Dev’t Plan

Addis Ababa  ) Planning and Development Commission today conducted consultation with the public on the 10-year perspective development plan document. The draft plan is aimed at reaching the annual national economic growth of the country to more than 10 percent

Policy Intervention Brought Results in Annual Performance, Says Transport Minister

Addis Ababa  Ministry of Transport announced that its new policy interventions have brought about results in the sector. Transport Minister Dagmawit Moges told ENA today that following the introduction of the National Transport Policy, Non-Motorized Strategy, National Logistics Policy &

Nation Confirms 5 deaths, 157 new COVID-19 Cases

Addis Ababa  Ethiopia reported 5 deaths and 157 new COVID-19 cases today, raising the total number of confirmed cases to 5,846. In its daily update, Ministry of Health revealed that five patients have died from the virus over the past

PM Congratulates Malawi’s New President Lazarus Chakwera

Addis Ababa  Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has conveyed a congratulatory message to Malawi’s new President Lazarus Chakwera on the recent election victory. “Ethiopia looks forward to working together on bilateral ties and mutual regional interests,” Abiy wrote on his Face­book

China Reaffirms Support for Resolving Differences on GERD through Dialogue

Addis Ababa  China has reaffirmed its support to Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt to resolve their differences on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) through dialogue. Foreign Minister  Gedu Andargachew  and his Chinese counterpart Wang Yi held a telephone conversation today