Category Archives: Market

Unemployment, Entrepreneurship Development and Innovation in Ethiopia, National Conference Conducted

College of Business and Economics (CBE) in collaboration with Industry Linkage & Entrepreneurship Development Directorate of Haramaya University conducted the 1st National Conference on Unemployment, Entrepreneurship Development and Innovation in …

First AfCFTA Secretary-General Says Trade Area Will Significantly Boost Continent

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will enable the continent to significantly boost intra-Africa trade and help establish an integrated market, Secretary-General of the free trade area said.

Following …

WB Group Increases COVID-19 Response to Sustain Economies, Protect Jobs

The World Bank has approved an increased 14 billion USD package to assist companies and countries in their efforts to prevent, detect and respond to the rapid spread of COVID-19. …

UNHCR Ethiopia Fact Sheet, February 2020

Ethiopia is one of the largest refugeehosting countries in Africa, sheltering 748,448 registered refugees and asylum seekers as of 29 February 2020.

UNHCR and ARRA launched the 2020-2021 Country Refugee …

FAO welcomes €17 million contribution from Germany to combat the impact of the Desert Locust upsurge in East Africa

Rome - FAO Director-General QU Dongyu has welcomed a €17 million contribution from Germany to provide assistance to those directly affected by the Desert Locust upsurge in East Africa.

Germany's …

IOM Appeals Assistance for More Than 1.2 Million People in Ethiopia

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has appealed for 77.6 million USD to provide humanitarian assistance for more than 1.2 million internally displaced persons, returnees, host community members, and migrants …

Ethio-Kenya Electricity Highway Project Nearing Completion

The Ethio-Kenya Electricity Highway Project is expected to be ready for testing and commissioning at the end of this Ethiopian year, according to Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP).

Upon completion, the …

UK Extends 150 m Pounds to Withstand Developing Countries Economic Disruption of COVID-19

The United Kingdom has announced 150 million pounds aid funding in the Budget to help mitigate the impact of coronavirus on the world’s most vulnerable countries.

Chancellor Rishi Sunak said …