Daily Archives: September 17, 2020

GWM Announces Global Rollout Plan of P Series Pickup Trucks

This new product lineup represents a key breakthrough for the automotive brand in international markets BAODING, China, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — GWM (601633.SS/02333.HK), a world-renowned SUV and pickup manufacturer, has announced the global rollout plan of its P Series Pickup. This series,

FINCA International Announces Laurynas Vaičiulis as BrightLife Uganda Chief Executive Officer

New CEO to Lead BrightLife’s Growth as a Sustainable PAYGo Solar Business in Africa KAMPALA, Uganda, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — BrightLife, a social enterprise by FINCA International, announced the appointment of Laurynas Vaičiulis as Chief Executive Officer. Vaičiulis will lead

Ghanaian SAT Top Scorer Received Full Scholarship to Pursue Dream at The University of Hong Kong

ACCRA, Ghana, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The University of Hong Kong (HKU) established the HKU Scholarship for Future Leaders in the 2019/20 academic year to support talented students from developing countries to pursue their dreams at HKU. Applications were

East & Horn of Africa COVID-19 Situation Report – #23, 16 September 2020 Update

The number of people infected with COVID-19 in East and Horn of Africa continues to increase with 124,000 number of people now carrying the disease. Migrants, including Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) are among vulnerable groups likely to face the worst

Ethiopia Flood Response Plan – 2020 Kiremt Season Floods (September 2020)

According to the National Meteorology Agency’s weather forecast for September 2020, the kiremt rain is expected to continue in all zones of Tigray, Benishangul Gumuz, Gambella, East and West Gojjam, North Shewa, Bahir Dar Zuria, Awi, North and South Gonder,

FM Lavrov, IGAD Executive Secretary Discus on Implementation of Summit Decisions

Addis Ababa,  Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov met the Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), Workneh Gebeyehu, in Moscow. During the conversation, the parties discussed on the implementation of the decisions made at the first Russia –

Council Passes Decision on Various Issues

Addis Ababa,  The Council of Ministers in its 89th regular session held on Wednesday has discussed on various issues and passed decisions. The council first has discussed on a draft regulation for the establishment of the Ethio-Engineering Group. The regulation

Korea Provides 5 Mn USD to Support Ethiopia Ease Impact of COVID-19

Addis  Ababa,  Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has contributed 5 million USD to the Government of Ethiopia to promote the efficient response towards the COVID-19 pandemic in the country. KOICA and Ministry of Trade and Industry have virtually signed Memorandum