Ethiopian Fiscal Year (2010) Chronology of Major Events

Addis Ababa October 01/2017 Irrecha Celebrated Colorfully.

October 09/2017 Ethiopian Wins 2017 Middle East, Africa Airline of the Year.

October 10/2017 Ethiopia Devaluates the Birr by 15%.

October 11/2017 House Approves Result of Self-administration Referendum, in eight Kebeles, where the Kemant and Amhara peoples have co-existed.

October 13/ 2017 Ethiopia Assumes Leadership of Nile Basin Initiative. Taking over from Uganda, Ethiopia will chair both the Nile Council of Ministers and the Nile Technical Advisory Committee of the Initiative for the next one year.

October 27/2017 Ethiopia Starts National Vital Events Registration for Refugees.

October 28/2017 Ethiopian Become First Airlines in Africa to Operate Boeing 787-9.

November 19/2017 Ethiopian Investment Commission Wins UN Award for Promoting Investment.

November 23/2017 Ethiopia Elected Chair of AU Committee on Communication, Information Technologies.

November 25/2017 Truck Assembly Factory Built with Over 250 Million Birr Inaugurated.

December 10/2017 City Registered over 200,000 Poor Residents in Urban Safety Net Program.

December 14/2017 IMF Director Visits Dukem Industrial Park

December 20/2017 Ethiopia, AfDB Sign Close to 3 Billion Birr Agreements for Power Supply in Addis Ababa.

December 21/2017 Ethiopia, World Bank Sign 470m USD Financing Agreements .

December 02/2017 Ethio-Djibouti Rail way to be operational.

December 05/2017 Israeli Company to Invest 500m USD in Ethiopia.

December 09/2017 British Company to build 100-million-USD Textile, Garment Factory.

January 10/2018 House Bans Foreign Adoption.

January 18/2018 EPRDF Agrees to Amend Articles in Anti-terrorism Proclamation.

January 21/2018 PM Hailemariam Leaves for Davos to attend World Economic Forum.

January 24/2018 Africa to Launch Single African Air Transport Market.

January 06/2018 Parliament Approves 14bilion Birr Additional Budget.

January 07/2018 Ethiopian Aviation Academy Joins Top World Aviation Training Center.

February 14/2018 Gov't Releases 746 Prisoners, including Eskendir Nega, Andualem Arage.

February 15/2018 PM Hailemariam Submits Letter of Resignation.

February 16/2018 Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency.

February 17/2018 Foreign Minister Holds Discussion with US Congress, Ethiopia Caucus Members.

February 21/2018 Ethiopian Inaugurates Africa's First Full-Flight Simulator Operator.

February 24/2018 About 800 Million Birr Raised for GERD in Half Year.

February 25/2018 FIFA World Cup Trophy Arrives in Addis Ababa.

February 27/2018 SEPDM Elected New Leadership.

February 29/2018 National Digital Library Goes Operational.

February 30/2018 Ethiopia Celebrating Victory of Adwa that Ended Italy's Colonial Ambition.

February 06/2018 World Bank provides 375million USD Credit for Ethiopia's Access to Electricity Endeavors.

March 18/2018 WB Approves 600mln USD Financing for Governance, Infrastructure in Ethiopia.

March 21/2018 Ethiopia, 43 Countries Sign African Continental Free Trade Agreement.

March 27/2018 Nation Attracts 2.2 Billion USD FDI in Half Year.

March 28/2018 Dr. Abiy Ahmed Elected EPRDF Chairperson.

March 02/2018 Parliament Appoints Abiy Ahmed as Prime Minister.

March 07/2018 PM on working visit to Somali Regional State.

April 11/2018 Passing of HR 128 Untimely, Inappropriate, Says Government.

April 11/2018 Attorney General Drops Charges of 114 Prisoners.

April 14/2018 EPRDF Ready to Negotiate with Parties Prefer Peaceful Struggle: PM.

April 18/2018 EIC Wins Best Investment Promotion Organization Award in East Africa.

April 19/2018 PM Appoints Federal Government Officials.

April 19/2018 Parliament Approves the Appointment of Ministers.

April 19/2018 House Appoints Muferiat Kamil as new Speaker.

April 19/2018 Premier Puts Red Lines for Cabinet Members.

April 26/2018 Japan Extends 500,000 USD to Capacitate Ethiopia's Peace Training Centre.

April 29/2018 House of Federation Approve Proposal to Postpone 4th Census.

April 30/2018 Ethiopian Catering Won 2018 Outstanding Food Services Award.

April 29/2018 Keria Ibrahim Elected as Speaker of House of Federation.

April 07/2018 Pilot Passport Registration Project Launched.

May 10/2018 Sudan Releases 1,400 Ethiopian Prisoners.

May 15/2018 House to Implements Deliverology System.

May 25/2018 President Paul Kagame Visiting Hawassa Industrial Park.

May 26/2018 Gov't Pardons, Drops Cases of More Than 700 Persons.

May 27/2018 Half a Million Ethiopians Take Part in GERD Fund Raising Run.

May 28/2018 Burkina Faso Delegation on Experience Sharing Visit in Ethiopia.

June 01/2018 Ethiopian Wins Airline Reliability Award for 7th Year in Row.

June 02/2018 Council of Ministers Approve 346.9 billion birr for the Upcoming Budget Year.

June 05/2018 Ethiopia to Fully Implement Algiers Agreement: EPRDF Executive Committee.

June 05/2018 Ethiopia Lifts Emergency Rule.

June 06/2018 Ethiopian Receives 100th Boeing Aircraft.

June 07/2018 Premier Appoints New Chief of Staff.

June 09/2018 Authority Awards over 13 Billion Birr Road Projects to Contractors.

June 13/2018 Fitche Chambalala Celebrated in Hawassa.

June 20/2018 PM Lauds Eritrea's Response to His Peace Call.

June 21/2018 President Salva Kiir, Riek Machar Meet Face-to-face in Addis Ababa.

June 22/2018 Ethiopia, Italy Sign 30 Million Euro Loan Agreement.

June 26/2018 Eritrean Delegation Arrives in Addis Ababa.

June 28/2018 Ethiopia Started Crude Oil Production Testing

June 28/2018 House Endorses Bill on Granting Pardon.

June 30/2018 Council of Ministers Decides to Remove OLF, ONLF & Ginbot 7 from Terrorist List.

June 03/2018 Ethiopian Receives First Boeing 737 MAX.

June 05/2018 House Remove OLF, ONLF, Ginbot 7 from Terrorist List.

Source: Ethiopian News Agency

Ethiopian Fiscal Year (2010) Chronology of Major Events

Addis Ababa October 01/2017 Irrecha Celebrated Colorfully.

October 09/2017 Ethiopian Wins 2017 Middle East, Africa Airline of the Year.

October 10/2017 Ethiopia Devaluates the Birr by 15%.

October 11/2017 House Approves Result of Self-administration Referendum, in eight Kebeles, where the Kemant and Amhara peoples have co-existed.

October 13/ 2017 Ethiopia Assumes Leadership of Nile Basin Initiative. Taking over from Uganda, Ethiopia will chair both the Nile Council of Ministers and the Nile Technical Advisory Committee of the Initiative for the next one year.

October 27/2017 Ethiopia Starts National Vital Events Registration for Refugees.

October 28/2017 Ethiopian Become First Airlines in Africa to Operate Boeing 787-9.

November 19/2017 Ethiopian Investment Commission Wins UN Award for Promoting Investment.

November 23/2017 Ethiopia Elected Chair of AU Committee on Communication, Information Technologies.

November 25/2017 Truck Assembly Factory Built with Over 250 Million Birr Inaugurated.

December 10/2017 City Registered over 200,000 Poor Residents in Urban Safety Net Program.

December 14/2017 IMF Director Visits Dukem Industrial Park

December 20/2017 Ethiopia, AfDB Sign Close to 3 Billion Birr Agreements for Power Supply in Addis Ababa.

December 21/2017 Ethiopia, World Bank Sign 470m USD Financing Agreements .

December 02/2017 Ethio-Djibouti Rail way to be operational.

December 05/2017 Israeli Company to Invest 500m USD in Ethiopia.

December 09/2017 British Company to build 100-million-USD Textile, Garment Factory.

January 10/2018 House Bans Foreign Adoption.

January 18/2018 EPRDF Agrees to Amend Articles in Anti-terrorism Proclamation.

January 21/2018 PM Hailemariam Leaves for Davos to attend World Economic Forum.

January 24/2018 Africa to Launch Single African Air Transport Market.

January 06/2018 Parliament Approves 14bilion Birr Additional Budget.

January 07/2018 Ethiopian Aviation Academy Joins Top World Aviation Training Center.

February 14/2018 Gov't Releases 746 Prisoners, including Eskendir Nega, Andualem Arage.

February 15/2018 PM Hailemariam Submits Letter of Resignation.

February 16/2018 Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency.

February 17/2018 Foreign Minister Holds Discussion with US Congress, Ethiopia Caucus Members.

February 21/2018 Ethiopian Inaugurates Africa's First Full-Flight Simulator Operator.

February 24/2018 About 800 Million Birr Raised for GERD in Half Year.

February 25/2018 FIFA World Cup Trophy Arrives in Addis Ababa.

February 27/2018 SEPDM Elected New Leadership.

February 29/2018 National Digital Library Goes Operational.

February 30/2018 Ethiopia Celebrating Victory of Adwa that Ended Italy's Colonial Ambition.

February 06/2018 World Bank provides 375million USD Credit for Ethiopia's Access to Electricity Endeavors.

March 18/2018 WB Approves 600mln USD Financing for Governance, Infrastructure in Ethiopia.

March 21/2018 Ethiopia, 43 Countries Sign African Continental Free Trade Agreement.

March 27/2018 Nation Attracts 2.2 Billion USD FDI in Half Year.

March 28/2018 Dr. Abiy Ahmed Elected EPRDF Chairperson.

March 02/2018 Parliament Appoints Abiy Ahmed as Prime Minister.

March 07/2018 PM on working visit to Somali Regional State.

April 11/2018 Passing of HR 128 Untimely, Inappropriate, Says Government.

April 11/2018 Attorney General Drops Charges of 114 Prisoners.

April 14/2018 EPRDF Ready to Negotiate with Parties Prefer Peaceful Struggle: PM.

April 18/2018 EIC Wins Best Investment Promotion Organization Award in East Africa.

April 19/2018 PM Appoints Federal Government Officials.

April 19/2018 Parliament Approves the Appointment of Ministers.

April 19/2018 House Appoints Muferiat Kamil as new Speaker.

April 19/2018 Premier Puts Red Lines for Cabinet Members.

April 26/2018 Japan Extends 500,000 USD to Capacitate Ethiopia's Peace Training Centre.

April 29/2018 House of Federation Approve Proposal to Postpone 4th Census.

April 30/2018 Ethiopian Catering Won 2018 Outstanding Food Services Award.

April 29/2018 Keria Ibrahim Elected as Speaker of House of Federation.

April 07/2018 Pilot Passport Registration Project Launched.

May 10/2018 Sudan Releases 1,400 Ethiopian Prisoners.

May 15/2018 House to Implements Deliverology System.

May 25/2018 President Paul Kagame Visiting Hawassa Industrial Park.

May 26/2018 Gov't Pardons, Drops Cases of More Than 700 Persons.

May 27/2018 Half a Million Ethiopians Take Part in GERD Fund Raising Run.

May 28/2018 Burkina Faso Delegation on Experience Sharing Visit in Ethiopia.

June 01/2018 Ethiopian Wins Airline Reliability Award for 7th Year in Row.

June 02/2018 Council of Ministers Approve 346.9 billion birr for the Upcoming Budget Year.

June 05/2018 Ethiopia to Fully Implement Algiers Agreement: EPRDF Executive Committee.

June 05/2018 Ethiopia Lifts Emergency Rule.

June 06/2018 Ethiopian Receives 100th Boeing Aircraft.

June 07/2018 Premier Appoints New Chief of Staff.

June 09/2018 Authority Awards over 13 Billion Birr Road Projects to Contractors.

June 13/2018 Fitche Chambalala Celebrated in Hawassa.

June 20/2018 PM Lauds Eritrea's Response to His Peace Call.

June 21/2018 President Salva Kiir, Riek Machar Meet Face-to-face in Addis Ababa.

June 22/2018 Ethiopia, Italy Sign 30 Million Euro Loan Agreement.

June 26/2018 Eritrean Delegation Arrives in Addis Ababa.

June 28/2018 Ethiopia Started Crude Oil Production Testing

June 28/2018 House Endorses Bill on Granting Pardon.

June 30/2018 Council of Ministers Decides to Remove OLF, ONLF & Ginbot 7 from Terrorist List.

June 03/2018 Ethiopian Receives First Boeing 737 MAX.

June 05/2018 House Remove OLF, ONLF, Ginbot 7 from Terrorist List.

Source: Ethiopian News Agency