Category Archives: Business & Finance

WEF Kicks off at Davos, Switzerland

Addis Ababa The World Economic Forum (EWF) kicks off today at Davos-Klosters, Switzerland to discuss on major global economic issues.

Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is currently in Davos, where he …

Gov’t to overhaul logistics sector

As part of the ongoing economic reform program, the Ethiopian government is working to overhaul the national logistics sector, it was learnt.

The government is planning to cut the import-export …

Gov’t to overhaul logistics sector

As part of the ongoing economic reform program, the Ethiopian government is working to overhaul the national logistics sector, it was learnt.

The government is planning to cut the import-export …

Premier Abiy Meets with Italian PM Giuseppe Conte

Addis Ababa Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed met with his Italian counterpart, Giuseppe Conte, in Rome today.

Premier Abiy also made a courtesy visit with President of the Italian Republic, Sergio …

PM Abiy Leaves for Europe

Addis Ababa Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, accompanied by his delegation, is set to begin his Europe visit today, according to the Office of the Prime Minister.

On the margins of …

Ethiopia’s President Urges Diplomats to Advocate National Interests

Addis Ababa President Sahlework Zewde urged the diplomats who represent Ethiopia abroad to promote the interests of the country with a new sprit and dedication.

The President made the remark …

U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants Applauds Ethiopia’s New Refugee Law

The U.S. Committee for Refugees and Immigrants applauds Ethiopia's new refugee law allowing refugees to obtain work permits, access primary education, obtain drivers' licenses, legally register life events such as …

Ethiopia’s Reform Prompts WB to Provide Budgetary Support

Addis Ababa The reforms underway in Ethiopia have prompted World Bank (WB) to provide the country with biggest budgetary support in Africa.

The World Bank has approved the first substantial …

How investment in irrigation is paying off for Ethiopia’s economy

After rapid economic growth averaging 10% every year between 2004 and 2014, Ethiopia has emerged as an engine of development in Africa.

And there are no signs that ambitions for …

How investment in irrigation is paying off for Ethiopia’s economy

After rapid economic growth averaging 10% every year between 2004 and 2014, Ethiopia has emerged as an engine of development in Africa.

And there are no signs that ambitions for …