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How this bride found out her husband is a real-life Ethiopian prince … – ABC News

Business InsiderHow this bride found out her husband is a real-life Ethiopian prince ...ABC NewsWhen one woman met a young man in a popular D.C. nightclub, she had no idea she'd go onto marry him, much less become[...] Continue reading
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[Photos] Work at Ethiopia’s GERD project; ministers meet over concerns – africanews

africanews[Photos] Work at Ethiopia's GERD project; ministers meet over concernsafricanewsMinisters of the three countries that share the River Nile – Sudan, Egypt and Ethiopia – also visited the site of the project to have first hand information on[...] Continue reading
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Transforming health care in Ethiopia: U of T’s collaboration with Addis Ababa University takes centre stage – News@UofT

News@UofTTransforming health care in Ethiopia: U of T's collaboration with Addis Ababa University takes centre stageNews@UofTIn a partnership between U of T and Addis Ababa University, Dr. Michael Ko (in glasses) shows Ethiopian counterparts how to perform minimally[...] Continue reading
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This daiquiri will surprise you, then transport you to Ethiopia and Brazil – Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)This daiquiri will surprise you, then transport you to Ethiopia and BrazilAtlanta Journal Constitution (blog)Jones says he was excited to learn he would be immersed this quarter in the flavors of Ethiopia and knew instantly[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia to Purchase 400000T of Wheat for Humanitarian Assistance – Ezega

EzegaEthiopia to Purchase 400000T of Wheat for Humanitarian AssistanceEzegaEthiopia-Wheat-Tender October 19, 2017 - Ethiopia recently announced a tender for 400,000 tonnes of milling wheat for use in humanitarian assistance programs throughout the country. Bids are due Oct. 24,[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia trip offers encounters with rare animals – Toronto Star

Toronto StarEthiopia trip offers encounters with rare animalsToronto StarWith a habitat that's now largely limited to the high plateau of Ethiopia's Bale Mountains National Park — a forbidding, otherworldly place some 4,000 metres above sea level — estimates[...] Continue reading
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Communication and connectivity: Ethiopian ‘Immersion Lab’ in Woodbury prepares to wrap up proposals – Woodbury Bulletin

Woodbury BulletinCommunication and connectivity: Ethiopian 'Immersion Lab' in Woodbury prepares to wrap up proposalsWoodbury BulletinEthiopia is home to more than 80 unique tribes and languages. The "elephant in the room," as one participant described it, was the failure[...] Continue reading
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Pope promises to send special message to FAO meeting in Ethiopia – Vatican Radio

Vatican RadioPope promises to send special message to FAO meeting in EthiopiaVatican Radio(Vatican Radio) Pope Francis marked World Food Day this week with a visit to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) where he called on world[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia seeking foreign wheat – World Grain

World GrainEthiopia seeking foreign wheatWorld GrainWASHINGTON, D.C., U.S. — Ethiopia recently announced a tender for 400,000 tonnes of milling wheat for use in humanitarian assistance programs throughout the country. Bids are due Oct. 24, with delivery expected by[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian gov’t warns traders against illicit price hike – Xinhua

Ethiopian gov't warns traders against illicit price hikeXinhuaADDIS ABABA, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) -- The Ethiopian government on Thursday warned traders who are attempting to exploit the public by sabotaging the recently effective currency devaluation to increase imported products' price.[...] Continue reading
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LETTER: Ethiopia can help SAA fly – Business Day

Business DayLETTER: Ethiopia can help SAA flyBusiness DayWhile South African Airways (SAA) has been in the financial doldrums for many years, Ethiopian Airlines has been prospering. The airline has been doing so well that it has ordered 10[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia army banned from Oromia-Somali areas amid peace efforts – africanews

africanewsEthiopia army banned from Oromia-Somali areas amid peace effortsafricanewsThe Ethiopian government has disclosed that the army has effectively been banned from playing any role in the search for peace in a boundary crisis between the Oromia and Somali[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia PM’s ex-top advisor must be prosecuted – EU MP – africanews

africanewsEthiopia PM's ex-top advisor must be prosecuted – EU MPafricanewsBereket Simon, a former top advisor to Ethiopian Premier Hailemariam Desalegn must be prosecuted for crimes against Ethiopians. This is the view expressed by a Member of the European[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian, Sudanese, Egyptian water ministers discuss on Ethiopia’s grand dam – Xinhua

Middle East Monitor (blog)Ethiopian, Sudanese, Egyptian water ministers discuss on Ethiopia's grand damXinhuaADDIS ABABA, Oct. 18 (Xinhua) -- Ministers of Water and Irrigation of Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt on Wednesday discussed on ways to continue the two commissioned[...] Continue reading
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‘Torn’ Between Ethiopia and Israel: Second Generation Takes the Stage – Haaretz

Haaretz'Torn' Between Ethiopia and Israel: Second Generation Takes the StageHaaretzIn the spring of 2015, Tamar Asankao was among those who took to the streets in protest over discrimination by society and especially police against Ethiopian Israelis. She marched[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia’s Parliament Speaker Resigns Over ‘Disrespect’ to Oromo … – Global Voices Online (blog)

Global Voices Online (blog)Ethiopia's Parliament Speaker Resigns Over 'Disrespect' to Oromo ...Global Voices Online (blog)Final EPRDF rally in Addis Ababa in 2010. Photo by BBC World Service (Uduak Amimo) via Flickr. CC BY-NC 2.0. Recent events indicate that[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: US Embassy speaks on recent protest deaths, lauds security restraint – africanews

africanewsEthiopia: US Embassy speaks on recent protest deaths, lauds security restraintafricanews“We encourage all Ethiopians to continue to express their views peacefully, and encourage Ethiopian authorities to permit peaceful expression of views. More generally, we encourage constructive, peaceful, and[...] Continue reading
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From Greek Mythology to Ethiopian Restaurant – EthioSports

EthioSportsFrom Greek Mythology to Ethiopian RestaurantEthioSportsRestaurants could generally be either cheap but unsatisfactory or satisfactory but expensive. Eros, on the other hand, offers the best of both worlds. It provides patrons and newbies alike with a heightened dining[...] Continue reading
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American woman marries Ethiopian prince she met in a nightclub – SBS

SBSAmerican woman marries Ethiopian prince she met in a nightclubSBSNearly 12 years after that initial nightclub exchange, the couple tied the knot in an extravagant Ethiopian Orthodox ceremony in Temple Hills, Maryland on September 9 - involving 13[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Saudi Vision 2030 Centers On Mutual Benefits With Ethiopia – Ambassador – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Saudi Vision 2030 Centers On Mutual Benefits With Ethiopia - AmbassadorAllAfrica.comSaudi Arabian Ambassador to Ethiopia Abdullah Faleh Alarjani says Ethiopia is one of the potential beneficiaries of his country's economic restructuring plan, Vision 2030. The Ambassador also appreciates[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Make Hay While the Sun Shines – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Make Hay While the Sun ShinesAllAfrica.comIn Ethiopia, we have been sporadically witnessing seedlings of every stripes of radicalism. Therefore, the government has identified religious fanaticism as a threat that could undermine the country's democratization and developmental effort, and[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Long Way to Go Towards Medical Tourism – Official, Practitioners – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Long Way to Go Towards Medical Tourism - Official, PractitionersAllAfrica.comExperts and officials in the health sector accented that Ethiopia should exert efforts to reduce the huge foreign currency spent to medical tourism by building its internal capacity. Latest[...] Continue reading
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Israel Is Home From Home For This Ethiopian – Forbes Africa (blog)

Forbes Africa (blog)Israel Is Home From Home For This EthiopianForbes Africa (blog)Since then she has traveled a long way, becoming the first Ethiopian woman to hold a seat in the Israeli parliament and host her own current affairs[...] Continue reading
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Clinton residents raise $800000 for clean water in Ethiopia – South Whidbey Record

South Whidbey RecordClinton residents raise $800000 for clean water in EthiopiaSouth Whidbey RecordThe idea to install a new water system stemmed from earlier trips to Ethiopia in 2004 and 2010, when Tim and Harriet Arnold were there on[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia deliberately blocking US Congress resolution on human rights – africanews

africanewsEthiopia deliberately blocking US Congress resolution on human rightsafricanewsThe statement quoted Republican Congressman Mike Coffman as confirming that Ethiopia's position was relayed by its ambassador in Washington who said the country will “stop counterterrorism cooperation with the United[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian government confirms resignation request of senior official – Xinhua

Ethiopian government confirms resignation request of senior officialXinhuaADDIS ABABA, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) -- The Ethiopian government on Tuesday confirmed that Bereket Simon, a stalwart of the ruling Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) for more than 30 years, has[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia Hosting 2017 Global Green Growth Week Conference – Ezega

EzegaEthiopia Hosting 2017 Global Green Growth Week ConferenceEzegaGlobal-Green-Ethiopia October 18, 2017 - Ethiopia is hosting 2017 Global Green Growth Week Conference, reports Ethiopian News Agency. At a joint statement made by Ethiopian Environment, Forest and Climate Minister Dr.[...] Continue reading
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An American woman married an Ethiopian prince she met in a nightclub — and the photos are magical – INSIDER

INSIDERAn American woman married an Ethiopian prince she met in a nightclub — and the photos are magicalINSIDERAriana Austin, 33, wasn't expecting to find her prince charming in a Washington D.C. nightclub, but as she told The New[...] Continue reading
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Religion ghost? Ethiopian refugee thrives with strong values, family and maybe something else – GetReligion (blog)

GetReligion (blog)Religion ghost? Ethiopian refugee thrives with strong values, family and maybe something elseGetReligion (blog)But if you know something about Ethiopia and refugees from that complex land, it is hard not to join our reader in wondering about[...] Continue reading
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Jeff Sessions, meet the asylum seekers who risk their lives to stand up for democracy – Dallas News

Dallas NewsJeff Sessions, meet the asylum seekers who risk their lives to stand up for democracyDallas Newsand most memorably for me, an Ethiopian human rights worker. When I asked this former school teacher why he persisted in his[...] Continue reading
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Using satellite data to respond to environmental disasters in Malaysia, Ethiopia and Kenya – EurekAlert (press release)

Using satellite data to respond to environmental disasters in Malaysia, Ethiopia and KenyaEurekAlert (press release)In Ethiopia and Kenya the focus will be on creating an improved understanding of flood and drought risk, thus helping to build local people's resilience[...] Continue reading
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Is ethnic federalism really the biggest problem in Ethiopia? – TRT World (blog)

Is ethnic federalism really the biggest problem in Ethiopia?TRT World (blog)The deteriorating humanitarian and security situation in Ethiopia should in fact alarm everyone. What is surprising, however, is Teshome's reasons for sounding the alarm: ethnic federalism. Ethiopia has 99[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: The Bitter Pill’s Back, With Little Hope of Cure – AllAfrica.com

Cyber EthiopiaEthiopia: The Bitter Pill's Back, With Little Hope of CureAllAfrica.comAlmost all multilateral finance institutions were in tandem warning Ethiopian authorities about the Birr, which weighted against a basket of major currencies is overvalued. The IMF has its[...] Continue reading
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American woman becomes a princess after marrying Ethiopian prince she met in nightclub – The Independent

The IndependentAmerican woman becomes a princess after marrying Ethiopian prince she met in nightclubThe IndependentFairytales are not known for beginning in a Washington DC nightclub, but for one American woman it was where she met the Ethiopian prince[...] Continue reading
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At Awash Ethiopian Restaurant in Miami Gardens, Taste the Horn of Africa – Miami New Times

Miami New TimesAt Awash Ethiopian Restaurant in Miami Gardens, Taste the Horn of AfricaMiami New TimesThere are many ways to eat raw beef, but Ethiopians do it best. At Awash Ethiopian Restaurant (19934 NW Second Ave., Miami Gardens;[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Cries of joy after abducted child reunites with parents – ReliefWeb

Ethiopia: Cries of joy after abducted child reunites with parentsReliefWebBiniyam was only 5 when armed men abducted him from a traditional gold mining site in Gambella, Ethiopia and taken to war-torn South Sudan. His mother tried to stop the[...] Continue reading
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Kenya Plantation Agricultural Workers Union denies flower firms relocating to Ethiopia – The Standard

Kenya Plantation Agricultural Workers Union denies flower firms relocating to EthiopiaThe StandardNAIVASHA, KENYA: Kenya's plantation union on Monday denied reports that flower farmers are relocating to Ethiopia due to frequent labor unrest in the east African nation. Kenya Plantation[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia’s ‘super grain’ seeks to capture global market – Anadolu Agency

Anadolu AgencyEthiopia's 'super grain' seeks to capture global marketAnadolu AgencyADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA - OCTOBER 14 : Woman make pancake like spongy bread called injera using flour made by the teff, staple crop in the East African country that[...] Continue reading
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Madagascar: Aéroport Ivato – Un Français dealer de cannabis interpellé

Il aurait tenté de s'envoler avec l'Ethiopian Airways lorsqu'il a été intercepté. Seize cigarettes de cannabis étiquetées de marque « Good Look » ont été découvertes sur lui. D'après les premiers éléments de l'enquête, ce dealer achète ces ...[...] Continue reading
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Eritrea country profile: Historic capital, powerful leader, migration headache – africanews

africanewsEritrea country profile: Historic capital, powerful leader, migration headacheafricanewsAsmara (the Eritrean capital) and the Ethiopian regime in Addis Ababa continue to trade diplomatic blows over a border demarcation issue stretching back decades. Most recently, the dispute has been[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia Prime Minister hit by resignation of another top official – africanews

africanewsEthiopia Prime Minister hit by resignation of another top officialafricanewsA member of the ruling Ethiopia Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF), he has served the government in different capacities including as Minister of Communication. The move comes weeks after[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Airlines: A Bright Future for a Growing Airline – AirlineGeeks.com

AirlineGeeks.comEthiopian Airlines: A Bright Future for a Growing AirlineAirlineGeeks.comAfter World War II, Ethiopia was no longer threatened by the previously belligerent Italians. To further move along the modernization of his still somewhat young nation, Emperor Haile Selassie I[...] Continue reading
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Aéroport Ivato – Un Français dealer de cannabis interpellé

Il aurait tenté de s’envoler avec l’Ethiopian Airways lorsqu’il a été intercepté. Seize cigarettes de cannabis étiquetées de marque « Good Look » ont été découvertes sur lui.[...] Continue reading
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American woman, 33, marries Ethiopian prince, 35, in a lavish wedding 12 years after they met in a Washington, DC … – Daily Mail

Daily MailAmerican woman, 33, marries Ethiopian prince, 35, in a lavish wedding 12 years after they met in a Washington, DC ...Daily MailAn American woman became an African princess last month when she married into the royal family[...] Continue reading
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From Ethiopia to Winnipeg – Winnipeg Free Press

Winnipeg Free PressFrom Ethiopia to WinnipegWinnipeg Free PressDesta Nigatu, owner of Harman's Cafe (570 Sargent Ave.), a West End eatery known for its authentic Ethiopian fare, recently returned from a trip to Korem, Ethiopia where she supports a[...] Continue reading
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Diaspora: Whatever Happened to Our So-Called Ethiopia Rights Advocates? – Tadias Magazine

Diaspora: Whatever Happened to Our So-Called Ethiopia Rights Advocates?Tadias MagazineThey used to be loud and vociferous insulting President Obama with more zeal than the Tea Party, but now they seem shuffle-shuffle men, writing sweet and solicitous letters to the[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian and ASKY Airlines assures agencies of its support – Ghana News Agency

Ghana News AgencyEthiopian and ASKY Airlines assures agencies of its supportGhana News AgencyAccra, Oct. 16, GNA – The Ethiopian Airlines in collaboration ASKY Airlines on Monday assured its traveling and tour agencies of its support in promoting the[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia’s Oromo leader requests prison visitation as trial date is set – africanews

africanewsEthiopia's Oromo leader requests prison visitation as trial date is setafricanewsLeading opposition figure in Ethiopia, Dr. Merera Gudina, has asked a Federal High Court to allow him visits from friends and family whiles in detention. The court subsequently[...] Continue reading
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Spotlight: Manale Dagnew’s New Designs Support Girls’ Education in Ethiopia – Tadias Magazine

Tadias MagazineSpotlight: Manale Dagnew's New Designs Support Girls' Education in EthiopiaTadias MagazineNew York (TADIAS) — Ethiopian-born designer Manale Dagnew spent several years in New York and Paris successfully creating couture wedding gowns and evening wear prior to returning[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Promoting the Resurgence of Ethiopian Renaissance in 2010 EC – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Promoting the Resurgence of Ethiopian Renaissance in 2010 ECAllAfrica.comThe first quarter of the Ethiopian fiscal has just ended coinciding with the opening of the regular sessions of the House of Peoples Representatives (HPR)and House of Federation(HoF). This would[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Airlines Mulling Flights to Hangzhou As 6th Chinese Destination – AllAfrica.com

SME TimesEthiopian Airlines Mulling Flights to Hangzhou As 6th Chinese DestinationAllAfrica.comAddis Ababa — Ethiopia's national air carrier Ethiopian Airlines (ET) is mulling flights to the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou. Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang province, has in[...] Continue reading
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Egypt’s irrigation minister heads to Ethiopia for Renaissance Dam visit – Ahram Online

Ahram OnlineEgypt's irrigation minister heads to Ethiopia for Renaissance Dam visitAhram OnlineThe minister will also join a trip to the GERD site, organized by the Ethiopian government, where he will observe construction work and explore technical details related[...] Continue reading
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Once famine-stricken, Ethiopia has many lessons for a country like India – Economic Times

Economic TimesOnce famine-stricken, Ethiopia has many lessons for a country like IndiaEconomic TimesIn my youth, parents chastened their children if they wasted food by reminding them that millions starved in Ethiopia. Ethiopia was the country stricken with famines.[...] Continue reading
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10 Things Americans Fear the Most in 2017 – Ezega

Ezega10 Things Americans Fear the Most in 2017EzegaAmerican-public-fears October 16, 2017 - Christopher Bader of Chapman University, which has released its fourth annual Survey of American Fears, notes that there has been a marked shift in American public[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Airlines tops industry as Rising Star Carrier of the Year – New Era

Ethiopian Airlines tops industry as Rising Star Carrier of the YearNew EraWindhoek-Ethiopian Airlines Group, the largest cargo operator and logistics centre in Africa, has been crowned the Rising Star Carrier of the Year both in industry and customer choice.[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia is new chair of Nile-basin council of ministers – The Observer

The ObserverEthiopia is new chair of Nile-basin council of ministersThe ObserverSeleshi Bekele, the Ethiopian minister for Water, has replaced his Ugandan counterpart Sam Cheptoris as chairman of the Nile Basin Council of Ministers (Nile-COM). Bekele, chosen last Thursday,[...] Continue reading
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Candlelight Vigil Held For Beloved Ethiopian Man – NewsChannel5.com

NewsChannel5.comCandlelight Vigil Held For Beloved Ethiopian ManNewsChannel5.comNashville's Ethiopian community held a candlelight vigil for a beloved man killed in a crash downtown. A few hundred people gathered at the intersection of Peabody Street and 2nd Avenue South on[...] Continue reading
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Once famine-stricken, Ethiopia has many lessons for a country like India – Economic Times (blog)

Economic Times (blog)Once famine-stricken, Ethiopia has many lessons for a country like IndiaEconomic Times (blog)In my youth, parents chastened their children if they wasted food by reminding them that millions starved in Ethiopia. Ethiopia was the country stricken[...] Continue reading
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Sir Brian Barder, ambassador to Ethiopia and Poland – obituary – Telegraph.co.uk

Telegraph.co.ukSir Brian Barder, ambassador to Ethiopia and Poland – obituaryTelegraph.co.ukSir Brian Barder, who has died aged 83, was a career diplomat who served as ambassador to Ethiopia and Poland, and as high commissioner to Nigeria and Australia; he[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia to Renovate Four World Heritage Sites – EthioSports

EthioSportsEthiopia to Renovate Four World Heritage SitesEthioSportsThe fortress-city of Fasil Ghebbi was the residence of the Ethiopian emperor Fasilides and his successors. The city, surrounded by a 900-m-long wall, contains palaces, churches, monasteries and unique public and private[...] Continue reading
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Even Africa’s poorest countries are too expensive to be the world’s next manufacturing hub – Quartz

QuartzEven Africa's poorest countries are too expensive to be the world's next manufacturing hubQuartzThere is good news, and it's mostly all in Ethiopia. The researchers believe Ethiopia, already leading the way as Africa's 21st century center for manufacturing[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: She Met Her Prince (for Real!) at a DC Nightclub – Tadias Magazine

Ethiopia: She Met Her Prince (for Real!) at a DC NightclubTadias MagazineMr. Makonnen, known as Prince Yoel, is the 35-year-old great-grandson of Haile Selassie, the last emperor of Ethiopia. And Ms. Austin, 33, is of African-American and Guyanese descent;[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian-Americans thank a NJ lawmaker — the Washington way | The Auditor – NJ.com

NJ.comEthiopian-Americans thank a NJ lawmaker -- the Washington way | The AuditorNJ.comRep. Chris Smith won House Foreign Affairs Committee approval in July of a resolution highlighting human rights violations by the current government in Ethiopia and calling for[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Airlines mulling flights to China’s tech hubs – Xinhua

XinhuaEthiopian Airlines mulling flights to China's tech hubsXinhuaA water bus sails through the Gongchen Bridge in the Beijing-Hangzhou Grand Canal in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province, Aug. 30, 2016.(Xinhua/Chen Yehua). ADDIS ABABA, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) --[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia parliament speaker says ‘disrespect’ made him quit – News24

News24Ethiopia parliament speaker says 'disrespect' made him quitNews24Addis Ababa - The speaker of Ethiopia's lower house of parliament, who resigned last week, said on Saturday that he quit because of "disrespect" of his ethnic group. Abadula Gemeda, a[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Airlines mulling flights to Hangzhou as 6th Chinese destination – Xinhua

Ethiopian Airlines mulling flights to Hangzhou as 6th Chinese destinationXinhuaADDIS ABABA, Oct. 15 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia's national air carrier Ethiopian Airlines (ET) is mulling flights to the eastern Chinese city of Hangzhou. Hangzhou, the capital of Zhejiang province, has[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia parliament speaker says ‘disrespect’ made him quit – New Vision

New VisionEthiopia parliament speaker says 'disrespect' made him quitNew VisionThe speaker of Ethiopia's lower house of parliament, who resigned last week, said Saturday that he quit because of "disrespect" of his ethnic group. Abadula Gemeda, a member of[...] Continue reading
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L’Ethiopie veut s’ouvrir au tourisme d’affaires

A lire également Mis en place avec Ethiopian Airlines Group, le service de e-Conference Visa pour les touristes d'affaires (MICE) permet aux voyageurs d'obtenir, en 3 jours, leur visa valable 30 jours. Le secteur touristique du pays se porte bien[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia’s Sacred Forests Are Shrinking. Can He Save Them? – OZY

OZYEthiopia's Sacred Forests Are Shrinking. Can He Save Them?OZYRaised under the weight of that religious history, it was not until later in life that Wassie, now 46, discovered what he believes is even more significant — and more[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia to Ban Foreign Adoptions, According to New Bill – Ezega

EzegaEthiopia to Ban Foreign Adoptions, According to New BillEzegaEthiopia-Adoptions October 14, 2017 - A new draft bill has been written to amend the existing revised family code proposed the elimination of specific articles granting foreigners the right to[...] Continue reading
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Interview: Ethiopian Airlines eyes attracting more Chinese tourists: CEO – Xinhua

Yeni Şafak EnglishInterview: Ethiopian Airlines eyes attracting more Chinese tourists: CEOXinhuaADDIS ABABA, Oct. 14 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia's national carrier Ethiopian Airlines (ET) is eyeing a bigger share of the Chinese tourists' market which at more than 120 million[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia Launches 15-Year Cotton Development Strategy – Ezega

EzegaEthiopia Launches 15-Year Cotton Development StrategyEzegaEthiopian-Cotton October 14, 2017 - As part of its effort to augment its textile sector, Ethiopia's government has launched a 15 years National Cotton Development Strategy aimed at positioning Ethiopia as the top[...] Continue reading
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Security forces killed 4 people in Ethiopia’s Oromia Region – Voice … – Zegabi

ZegabiSecurity forces killed 4 people in Ethiopia's Oromia Region – Voice ...Zegabi(VOA) - Ethiopian government forces killed four people and wounded 18 others Thursday in the town of Soddo in the restive Oromia region. Residents of Soddo ...and [...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia parliament speaker says ‘disrespect’ made him quit – Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)Ethiopia parliament speaker says 'disrespect' made him quitModern Ghana (press release) (blog)Addis Ababa (AFP) - The speaker of Ethiopia's lower house of parliament, who resigned last week, said Saturday that he quit because of[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia parliament speaker says ‘disrespect’ made him quit – Daily Mail

Daily MailEthiopia parliament speaker says 'disrespect' made him quitDaily MailThe speaker of Ethiopia's lower house of parliament, who resigned last week, said Saturday that he quit because of "disrespect" of his ethnic group. Abadula Gemeda, a member of[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: USAID to launch $181m projects to reduce maternal, child deaths – Journalducameroun.com – English – (press release) (blog)

Ethiopia: USAID to launch $181m projects to reduce maternal, child deathsJournalducameroun.com - English - (press release) (blog)The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) will launch four projects worth $181 million next week to address preventable maternal and child[...] Continue reading
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USAID Launching 181 Million USD to Prevent Maternal, Child Deaths in Ethiopia – Ezega

USAID Launching 181 Million USD to Prevent Maternal, Child Deaths in EthiopiaEzegaUSAID-$181M-Ethiopia October 14, 2017 - The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is launching four activities to address preventable maternal and child deaths in Ethiopia. The four[...] Continue reading
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US Senators James Inhofe, Michael Enzi Visit Ethiopia – Ezega

EzegaUS Senators James Inhofe, Michael Enzi Visit EthiopiaEzegaUS-Senators-Visit-Ethiopia October 14, 2017 - U.S. Senators James Inhofe and Michael Enzi visited Ethiopia on October 12 and 13 to discuss U.S.-Ethiopian relations, according to communique sent by US Embassy to[...] Continue reading
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Wedding of Haile Selassie’s great-grandson sees union of Ethiopian, Guyanese heritages – Stabroek News

Stabroek NewsWedding of Haile Selassie's great-grandson sees union of Ethiopian, Guyanese heritagesStabroek NewsNearly 12 years after they would meet on the dance floor of a Washington, D.C. nightclub, Prince Joel Makonnen, the great-grandson of Haile Selassie, last Emperor[...] Continue reading
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US Senators James Inhofe and Michael Enzi Visit Ethiopia – Tadias Magazine

EzegaUS Senators James Inhofe and Michael Enzi Visit EthiopiaTadias MagazineU.S. Senators James Inhofe and Michael Enzi visited Ethiopia on October 12 and 13 to discuss U.S.-Ethiopian relations. The Senators met with Prime Minister Hailemariam. During the meeting the[...] Continue reading
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Va. Beach family offers opportunities to Ethiopian children in need – WAVY-TV

WAVY-TVVa. Beach family offers opportunities to Ethiopian children in needWAVY-TVVIRGINIA BEACH, Va (WAVY) — What started as one Virginia Beach families decision to adopt from Ethiopia has turned into an international charity that's helping more kids than they[...] Continue reading
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After a young couple was killed, the alleged gunman fled to Ethiopia. He may never face trial. – Richmond.com

Richmond.comAfter a young couple was killed, the alleged gunman fled to Ethiopia. He may never face trial.Richmond.comSimeneh said his family has been in direct talks with the Ethiopian embassy in recent days about possible solutions, and he is[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Airlines Topped Industry and Customer Choice Awards as the Rising Star Carrier of the Year – EthioSports

EthioSportsEthiopian Airlines Topped Industry and Customer Choice Awards as the Rising Star Carrier of the YearEthioSportsEthiopian Airlines Group, the largest cargo operator and logistics center in Africa, has been crowned as the Rising Star Carrier of the Year[...] Continue reading
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Expanding cancer research in Ethiopia | Global Michigan – Global Michigan (press release) (blog)

Global Michigan (press release) (blog)Expanding cancer research in Ethiopia | Global MichiganGlobal Michigan (press release) (blog)ADDIS ABABA — Inside Bereket Woldeab's office at Ethiopia's Public Health Institute in Addis Ababa, two things stand out in an otherwise bare[...] Continue reading
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Kenya Concerned About Mass Relocation of Flower Farms to Ethiopia – Ezega

EzegaKenya Concerned About Mass Relocation of Flower Farms to EthiopiaEzegaKenya-Flower-Farm-Ethiopia October 13, 2017 - Prolonged labor disputes and high cost of production are driving flower farmers out of Kenya, reports standard media. According to Kenyan government officials, unending[...] Continue reading
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U.S. Senators James Inhofe and Michael Enzi visit Ethiopia

U.S. Senators James Inhofe and Michael Enzi visited Ethiopia on October 12 and 13 to discuss U.S.-Ethiopian relations. The Senators met with Prime Minister Hailemariam. During the meeting the Senators highlighted the value the United States places on its ...[...] Continue reading
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An Ethiopian mom introduced her kids to KFC, but they’d rather eat Indian – Chicago Reader

Chicago ReaderAn Ethiopian mom introduced her kids to KFC, but they'd rather eat IndianChicago ReaderUntil arriving in the U.S. in 2013, Tigist Tesfaw, 51, was an attorney in Ethiopia and ran a large social service agency for survivors[...] Continue reading
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After a young couple was killed, the alleged gunman fled to Ethiopia. He may never face trial. – nazret.com

After a young couple was killed, the alleged gunman fled to Ethiopia. He may never face trial.nazret.comNessibu, 23, is out of reach because he boarded a flight to his native Ethiopia, just before police closed in on him, the[...] Continue reading
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Turkey supports construction sector in Ethiopia: Envoy – Anadolu Agency

Anadolu AgencyTurkey supports construction sector in Ethiopia: EnvoyAnadolu AgencyA group of Turkish businessmen and Turkish Ambassador to Addis Ababa Fatih Ulusoy (4th L) visit President of Ethiopia Mulatu Teshome Wirtu (R) at Presidential Palace in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia[...] Continue reading
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Sheger Cafe and Ethiopian Restaurant Is on the Way to North Cambridge – Eater Boston

Eater BostonSheger Cafe and Ethiopian Restaurant Is on the Way to North CambridgeEater BostonNorth Cambridge may soon be home to a restaurant dedicated to Ethiopian cuisine. Sheger Cafe and Ethiopian Restaurant applied for a common victualler license to[...] Continue reading
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After a young couple was killed, the alleged gunman fled to Ethiopia. He may never face trial. – Washington Post

Washington PostAfter a young couple was killed, the alleged gunman fled to Ethiopia. He may never face trial.Washington PostNessibu, 23, is out of reach because he boarded a flight to his native Ethiopia, just before police closed in[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia government forces kill 4 in Oromia region – africanews

africanewsEthiopia government forces kill 4 in Oromia regionafricanewsAddis Ababa has also refused to admit independent investigators. A government-backed report by the Ethiopia Human Rights Commission (EHRC) earlier this year said over 660 people died in the protests that[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia launches e-visa service for African and international MICE participants – Bizcommunity.com

Ethiopia launches e-visa service for African and international MICE participantsBizcommunity.comEthiopian Immigration and Nationality Affairs Main Department, in collaboration with Ethiopian Airlines Group, launched an E-Visa service for African and international participants of meetings, incentives, conferences, and exhibitions (MICE) in[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian athletes to spice up Baringo Half Marathon – Capital FM Kenya

Capital FM KenyaEthiopian athletes to spice up Baringo Half MarathonCapital FM KenyaNAIROBI, Kenya, Oct 13- Organizers of the Baringo Half Marathon have confirmed that two Ethiopian athletes will be invited for this year's edition which is set to[...] Continue reading
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L’Ethiopie met en place le visa électronique pour le secteur MICE

Le Département principal de l'Immigration et de la Nationalité d'Éthiopie, en collaboration avec Ethiopian Airlines Group, a donc lancé un service d'e-Conference Visa, indique un communiqué du site spécialisé dans la délivrance de visas.[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia – Djibouti electric rail starts operations in November – africanews

africanewsEthiopia – Djibouti electric rail starts operations in NovemberafricanewsThe October date at the time was confirmed by the Transport Minister and signaled that a whole year had been taken to operationalize the 756-km stretch linking Ethiopia and Red[...] Continue reading
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Changement de date pour le Marathon du Gabon

Initialement prévu pour les 25 et 26 novembre, le marathon du Gabon 2017 a été reporté de quelques jours. C’est finalement les 2 et 3 décembre que la compétition ,désormais inscrite au calendrier de l’IAAF (Association internationale d’Athlét ...[...] Continue reading
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Great Ethiopian Run has record 48000 participants – Business Standard

Great Ethiopian Run has record 48000 participantsBusiness StandardAfrica's largest road race, the Great Ethiopian Run (GER), will have 6,000 more runners for a record 48,000 participants, an Ethiopian official said. Race Director Ermias Ayele on Thursday said the 10km[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia Fact Sheet September 2017 – ReliefWeb

ReliefWebEthiopia Fact Sheet September 2017ReliefWebEthiopia is host to the second largest refugee population in Africa, sheltering 883,546 registered refugees and asylum seekers as of 30 September 2017. Since January 2017, 100,034 refugees arrived in Ethiopia, mainly from South[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian PM holds separate meetings with Kulmiye and Waddani presidential candidates – The National

The NationalEthiopian PM holds separate meetings with Kulmiye and Waddani presidential candidatesThe NationalADDIS ABABA – The presidential candidates of Somaliland's ruling and main opposition political parties, Kulmiye and Waddani, met with Ethiopian PM Hailemariam Desalegn on October 10th[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Ethiopian to Issue E-Visa after Collaborating with Immigration Office – 2merkato – Ethiopian Business Portal

Ethiopia: Ethiopian to Issue E-Visa after Collaborating with Immigration Office2merkato - Ethiopian Business PortalEthiopian Immigration and Nationality Affairs main Department in collaboration with Ethiopian Airlines Group has launched E-Visa service for African and international participants of Meetings, Incentives, Conferences,[...] Continue reading
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Le 3 octobre, premier vol de Rwandair dans le ciel sénégalais

Après l’Afrique de l’est et de l’Afrique centrale (Libreville et Brazzaville) , RwandAir arrive dans le ciel sénégalais. La compagnie aérienne rwandaise desservira le 3 octobre 2017 son premier vol sur le tarmac de l’aéroport Léopold Sedar ...[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Graduates 262 Aviation Professionals – THISDAY Newspapers

THISDAY NewspapersEthiopian Graduates 262 Aviation ProfessionalsTHISDAY NewspapersEthiopian Aviation Academy, the largest and the most modern aviation academy in Africa, a full ICAO TRAINAIR Plus Member and IATA Authorised/Accredited Training Centre, has graduated 262 aviation professionals at a graduation[...] Continue reading
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Mémorandum relatif au recrutement des pilotes de Air Sénégal SA

Pour information, les prérequis initialement exigés pour le recrutement des pilotes dédiés à Air Sénégal SA sont plus restrictifs que ceux définis par la respectable et dynamique compagnie aérienne régionale Asky, membre du Groupe Ethiopian Airlines.[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia plans fundraising mechanisms for mega dam project – Xinhua

Ethiopia plans fundraising mechanisms for mega dam projectXinhuaADDIS ABABA, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia plans to undertake various fundraising mechanisms, including lotteries, music concerts and arts and photo exhibitions, to raise funds for the construction of a mega hydro[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia to Raise 1.5 Billion Birr for GERD – Ezega

Ethiopia to Raise 1.5 Billion Birr for GERDEzegaOctober 12, 2017 - The Ethiopian government announced plans to raise 1.5 billion Birr in the current Ethiopian fiscal year for the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), reports Ethiopian[...] Continue reading
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Concern as flower farmers relocate to Ethiopia – The Standard

The StandardConcern as flower farmers relocate to EthiopiaThe StandardAlthough he did not name the farms that were contemplating relocating to Ethiopia, Kinyanjui said there was need to address issues surrounding labour laws. “Sometimes our laws give too much[...] Continue reading
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Government Forces Kill 4 in Ethiopia’s Oromia Region – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaGovernment Forces Kill 4 in Ethiopia's Oromia RegionVoice of AmericaResidents, who asked for anonymity out of fear of retaliation by the Ethiopian government, told VOA's Horn of Africa service that eight trucks escorted by federal forces[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia takes over leadership of Nile Basin Initiative – Independent

IndependentEthiopia takes over leadership of Nile Basin InitiativeIndependentKampala, Uganda | THE INDEPENDENT | Ethiopia has assumed leadership of the Nile Basin Initiative (NBI), taking over from Uganda. Ethiopia will chair both the Nile Council of Ministers and the[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian companies to benefit from European Investment Bank backing for USD 100m private equity

The European Investment Bank (EIB) will support private equity investment across Ethiopia though support for the new USD 100m Cepheus Growth Capital Fund. The EIB’s USD 10 million participation represents the first backing for an Ethiopia focused fund ...[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia treats 617000 hectares of maize amid armyworm outbreak – Xinhua

Ethiopia treats 617000 hectares of maize amid armyworm outbreakXinhuaADDIS ABABA, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) -- Ethiopia has treated some 617,056 hectares of maize that would otherwise be ravaged by the fall armyworm, Ethiopia's agricultural ministry said Thursday. Tewabe Chane, communication[...] Continue reading
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Great Ethiopian Run has record 48000 participants – Xinhua

Great Ethiopian Run has record 48000 participantsXinhuaADDIS ABABA, Oct. 12 (Xinhua) - Africa's largest road race, the Great Ethiopian Run (GER), will have 6,000 more runners for a record of 48,000 participants, an Ethiopian official said on Thursday. Race[...] Continue reading
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Traditional Ethiopian Food in a Cosmopolitan Setting – New York Times

New York TimesTraditional Ethiopian Food in a Cosmopolitan SettingNew York TimesThe food here is traditional, beautifully so, unchanged in spirit from the childhood dishes remembered by the restaurant's owners, four siblings from Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital. But[...] Continue reading
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#OromoProtests in Ethiopia take an unexpected turn – OPride.com

OPride.com#OromoProtests in Ethiopia take an unexpected turnOPride.com(OPride) — At least 8 people were killed and more than 30 others injured on October 11, 2017 in renewed protests across Ethiopia's restive Oromia state. Peaceful protests were reported again on[...] Continue reading
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GIRMA BEYENE & AKALE WUBE – RHINO JAZZ(S)

Attention, légende vivante ! Figure mythique de la musique éthiopienne des sixties, Girma Bèyèné fût le roi des folles nuits d’Addis-Abeba où l’insouciante jeunesse d’après-guerre rivalisait alors avec le swinging London dans les dancings et ...[...] Continue reading
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6 dead as protests surge again in Ethiopia: Official – Fox News

Ezega6 dead as protests surge again in Ethiopia: OfficialFox NewsEthiopia in August lifted a 10-month state of emergency imposed after widespread protests. Oromia is the country's largest federal state and has seen large anti-government protests since the end[...] Continue reading
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6 dead as protests surge again in Ethiopia: Official – Washington Post

africanews6 dead as protests surge again in Ethiopia: OfficialWashington PostADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — An Ethiopian official says protests in the restive Oromia region left six people dead Wednesday as anti-government demonstrations return to some parts of the East[...] Continue reading
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Mango Committed : Liya Kebede et Clément Chabernaud dévoilent la deuxième capsule

Engagée dans la mode durable via son projet "Take Action", Mango présente le deuxième volet de sa ligne éco-friendly "Committed", conçue à partir de matières durables. Les looks de cette seconde capsule, qui s'articule autour de pièces en coton ...[...] Continue reading
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Addis-Abeba abrite du 23 au 25 octobre le Forum régional de…

APA-Harare (Zimbabwe) — La police anti-émeute du Zimbabwe a déclenché jeudi une opération visant à rétablir l’ordre dans les rues de Harare, où foisonnent les vendeurs illégaux et les taxis clandestins. APA-Abidjan (Côte d’Ivoire) — Le ...[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: GERD Construction Steadily Underway – Office – allAfrica … – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: GERD Construction Steadily Underway - Office - allAfrica ...AllAfrica.comThe recent speculations floating on social media and some unreliable news sources claiming that the construction of Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam ...and more »[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Ethio-India Ties Take New Trajectory – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Ethio-India Ties Take New TrajectoryAllAfrica.comThe two millennia-old friendships between Ethiopia and India is probably one of the oldest ties in history, as Axumite traders in the 1st century AD traded with Indians through the ancient port of Adulis.[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Govt Devalues Currency, Raises Interest Rates – BusinessGhana

Ethiopia: Govt Devalues Currency, Raises Interest RatesBusinessGhanaIn the midst of a Forex currency crisis, the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) has devalued Birr by 15pc and raised the interest rate by two percentage points to seven percent. The devaluation[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: The Unfortunate Case of Ethiopia’s Looted Heritages – AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comEthiopia: The Unfortunate Case of Ethiopia's Looted HeritagesAllAfrica.comAt different times, Ethiopia has lost numerous ancient cultural heritages and treasures because of looting and plundering. Though there have been initiatives now and then to facilitate the return of these[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Fresh Students’ Challenges As Universities Expand – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Fresh Students' Challenges As Universities ExpandAllAfrica.comIn Ethiopia elementary and secondary educational institutions welcome their students who return after two months of break on September. The end of September and the beginning of October is also the season when[...] Continue reading
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Addis-Abeba abrite du 23 au 25 octobre le Forum régional de la sécurité sociale pour l’Afrique

Le Forum régional de la sécurité sociale pour l’Afrique aura lieu du 23 au 25 octobre au Centre de la Commission économique des Nations Unies pour l’Afrique (UNECA) à Addis-Abeba, à l’invitation de l’Office de la sécurité sociale de la[...] Continue reading
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Addis-Abeba abrite du 23 au 25 octobre le Forum régional de la sé…

APA-Rabat (Maroc) — Un séminaire sur « la gouvernance climatique en Afrique : les enjeux d'une redéfinition du problème climatique à l’échelle politique », s’est ouvert jeudi à Rabat, avec la particip... La Côte d’Ivoire veut être la ...[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian companies to benefit from European Investment Bank backing for USD 100m private equity – CNBCAfrica.com

Ethiopian companies to benefit from European Investment Bank backing for USD 100m private equityCNBCAfrica.comThe European Investment Bank (EIB) will support private equity investment across Ethiopia though support for the new USD 100m Cepheus Growth Capital Fund. The EIB's USD[...] Continue reading
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Sudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Congratulates Al-Basher On Lifting US Sanctions – AllAfrica.com

EzegaSudan: Ethiopian Prime Minister Congratulates Al-Basher On Lifting US SanctionsAllAfrica.comKhartoum — President of the Republic, Field Marshal, Omer AL-Basher received, Wednesday, telephone call from the Ethiopian Premier, Haile Mariam Desalegn congratulating him and the Sudanese people on revocation[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia Sesame Export Revenue Lowest in Five Years – Ezega

EzegaEthiopia Sesame Export Revenue Lowest in Five YearsEzegaSesame-export-ethiopia October 11, 2017 - Ethiopia has earned about 307.5 million dollars from the export of sesame in the past fiscal year - the lowest in five years, reports Ethiopian English[...] Continue reading
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New Ethiopian-American Radio Aims to be Immigrant Voice in Aurora, Colorado – Tadias Magazine

New Ethiopian-American Radio Aims to be Immigrant Voice in Aurora, ColoradoTadias Magazine11, the Ethiopian New Year, it represented almost two decades of work for Endale Getahun, an Ethiopian immigrant whose dream has been to provide immigrants from across the[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia secures release of 134 citizens from Oman prisons – africanews

africanewsEthiopia secures release of 134 citizens from Oman prisonsafricanewsEthiopia has secured the release of 134 of its citizens from prisons in Oman and facilitated their return to Addis Ababa. The Foreign Affairs Ministry said three flights carried the[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia Seame Export Revenue Lowest in Five Years – Ezega

EzegaEthiopia Seame Export Revenue Lowest in Five YearsEzegaSesame-export-ethiopia October 11, 2017 - Ethiopia has earned about 307.5 million dollars from the export of sesame in the past fiscal year - the lowest in five years, reports Ethiopian English[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia National bank to devalue currency by 15 percent – Coastweek

Business Daily (press release) (blog)Ethiopia National bank to devalue currency by 15 percentCoastweekADDIS ABABA Ethiopia (Xinhua) -- The National bank of Ethiopia (NBE) announced on Tuesday that it will devalue the Ethiopian birr by 15 percent starting from[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: The Ever Widening Ethio-Arab Economic Ties – AllAfrica.com

ZegabiEthiopia: The Ever Widening Ethio-Arab Economic TiesAllAfrica.comThe historical, cultural and religious resemblance between Ethiopia and the Arab world is the asset paving the way for the two parties to work together for a meaningful economic relation and reap[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Welcome to Middle-Earth – a Path Towards Film, Induced Tourism – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Welcome to Middle-Earth - a Path Towards Film, Induced TourismAllAfrica.comAnyone who have read the book, or seen the movies inspired by the book, will see the strong links between the epic tale told and Ethiopia, especially similarity in[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Building Resilience to Mitigate Drought Effects – allAfrica.com – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Building Resilience to Mitigate Drought Effects - allAfrica.comAllAfrica.comEditorial - It is obvious that poor countries and vulnerable people are always facing a barrage of economic, environmental,health, social and political shocks as ...Resilience building: let people feel safe in [...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Structural Transformation Sees Promising Pace – President … – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Structural Transformation Sees Promising Pace - President ...AllAfrica.comPresident Dr. Mulatu Teshome said despite various economic, social and political challenges, country's structural transformation is at promising pace.and more »[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia Expects 30 Billion Dollars Income From Tourism Sector – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia Expects 30 Billion Dollars Income From Tourism SectorAllAfrica.comEthiopia is endowed with man made and natural tourist attractive sites though it has not yet benefited from the sector due to various reasons. Hence, Ethiopia has by now finalized a[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian graduates 262 aviation professionals – BusinessGhana

Independent Newspapers LimitedEthiopian graduates 262 aviation professionalsBusinessGhanaA statement issued in Accra by Mrs Hanna Atnafu, Manager Corporate Communications, Ethiopian Airlines and copied to the Ghana News Agency in Accra on Monday, said out of the total number of[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Frugality for Fiscal Liberals to Fetch Development – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Frugality for Fiscal Liberals to Fetch DevelopmentAllAfrica.comBut Ethiopia has exhibited a rapid and sustained growth for over a decade. To sustain this remarkable growth, the government has come up with a comprehensive development plan, namely the first and[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Oldies Swagger, Newbies Stutter – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Oldies Swagger, Newbies StutterAllAfrica.comEthiopian music has always been a case of individual excellence more than institutional effort. From the Ethiopian music's king of kings, the late Tilahun Gesesse, to the crown prince, Teddy Afro, there have been individual[...] Continue reading
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Radisson Blu to add its third hotel in Ethiopia – EthioSports

Radisson Blu to add its third hotel in EthiopiaEthioSportsThe Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group, one of the fastest growing hotel companies in the world, adds another iconic Radisson Blu hotel in Ethiopia, in the city of Bishoftu. The newly constructed[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia to Generate 250MW Solar Energy – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia to Generate 250MW Solar EnergyAllAfrica.comThe Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP) has initiated an attempt to generate 250MW of electric power from solar energy. Last week, the EEP floated a bid to hire a contractor to undertake the construction of[...] Continue reading
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Sink your teeth into Dayton’s charming, almost-hidden Ethiopian restaurant – Dayton Daily News

Sink your teeth into Dayton's charming, almost-hidden Ethiopian restaurantDayton Daily NewsFor our combo, we selected Chicken Tibs (marinated chicken cubes sauteed with Ethiopian seasoning, spinach, onions, tomato, jalapeno and kibe — clarified butter), Nanya's Tibs (ingredients similar to chicken[...] Continue reading
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Sénégal : l’aéroport international Blaise-Diagne enfin paré au décollage ?

Ce type de pôle de compétence est rare sur le continent (les plus réputés sont ceux d’Ethiopian Airlines, à Addis-Abeba, et de Royal Air Maroc, à Marrakech-Menara) et n’existait plus au Sénégal depuis la disparition d’Air Afrique en 2002.[...] Continue reading
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Romain Schneider à la Semaine africaine de la microfinance à Addis-Abeba

Le 10 octobre 2017, le ministre de la Coopération et de l’Action humanitaire, Romain Schneider, s’est rendu à Addis-Abeba, en Éthiopie, pour participer à la Semaine africaine de la microfinance (SAM). Le thème de cette troisième édition de la ...[...] Continue reading
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Prix Business Traveller 2017

Les compagnies aériennes Qatar Airways, Singapore Airlines et British Airways ont été les grands gagnants des prix Business Traveller 2017 de nos voyageurs anglais… Les prix Business Traveller de Londres sont les plus importants du réseau de nos ...[...] Continue reading
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AIRBUS : Aircalin confirme la commande de 4 appareils

(AOF) - Aircalin, le transporteur basé à Nouméa sur le territoire français de Nouvelle-Calédonie, a confirmé sa commande pour deux A320neos monocouloir et deux A330-900 gros-porteurs. Les A320neo seront propulsés par des moteurs Pratt & Whitney et ...[...] Continue reading
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Air Austral et Air Madagascar, des fiançailles en attendant le mariage

En février 2017, Air Austral figure dans la liste des finalistes avec comme concurrent le plus sérieux Ethiopian Airlines. Le mois suivant des discussions exclusives s'engagent avec la compagnie réunionnaise. En avril 2017 est signé un protocole d ...[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia Aims for 11 Percent Economic Growth in Fiscal Year – Ezega

EzegaEthiopia Aims for 11 Percent Economic Growth in Fiscal YearEzegaMulatu-Teshome-Ethiopia October 10, 2017 - In his opening speech to the Ethiopian parliament, Ethiopian President Dr. Mulatu Teshome disclosed his government's plan to realize over 11 percent economic growth[...] Continue reading
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Small Exchange: China’s forex reserves rise, Ethiopia devalues its currency and India’s reserves under threat – finder.com.au

finder.com.auSmall Exchange: China's forex reserves rise, Ethiopia devalues its currency and India's reserves under threatfinder.com.auIn an effort to heighten demand for major exports, Ethiopia's central bank will devalue its currency this week. The National Bank of Ethiopia revealed[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: World Forum Awards Meta for Import Substitution – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: World Forum Awards Meta for Import SubstitutionAllAfrica.comDiageo started operation in Ethiopia three years ago by acquiring Meta Abo Brewery for 225 million dollars, a record deal before JTI acquired Ethiopian Tobacco Enterprise (ETE) with over half a billion[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Live, Let Drive – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Live, Let DriveAllAfrica.comThe most depressing Ethiopian TV ad is a mother's interior monologue. She reminisces about her daughter, the daughter's bright future and the tragedy that followed. Through the use of acutely unsettling audiovisuals, she recounts her daughter's[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Podium for Expression – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Podium for ExpressionAllAfrica.comLast year's Irreecha was like no other, and not for the better. The Thanksgiving holiday was marred with a deadly stampede, where over 50 people died, according to government reports. Participants of the fateful day claim[...] Continue reading
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NYC: International Day of the Girl 5k Run & Panel for Ethiopia Hosted by GGRF – Tadias Magazine

Tadias MagazineNYC: International Day of the Girl 5k Run & Panel for Ethiopia Hosted by GGRFTadias MagazineNew York (TADIAS) — The Girls Gotta Run Foundation (GGRF), which employs a successful method of combining athletics, education and others skills-training[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian graduates 262 aviation professionals – Ghana News Agency

Ghana News AgencyEthiopian graduates 262 aviation professionalsGhana News AgencyA statement issued in Accra by Mrs Hanna Atnafu, Manager Corporate Communications, Ethiopian Airlines and copied to the Ghana News Agency in Accra on Monday, said out of the total[...] Continue reading
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UPDATE 1-Ethiopia devalues currency by 15 percent to boost exports – Reuters

AllAfrica.comUPDATE 1-Ethiopia devalues currency by 15 percent to boost exportsReutersThe International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank, have both repeatedly urged Ethiopia to consider devaluing its currency to boost exports as they are mostly unprocessed products and[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia Devalues Currency by 15 Percent to Boost Exports – New York Times

CitizenEthiopia Devalues Currency by 15 Percent to Boost ExportsNew York TimesADDIS ABABA — Ethiopia's central bank devalued the Ethiopian birr <ETB=> by 15 percent on Tuesday, its first such move in seven years to boost lagging exports. The[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia’s central bank devalues currency by 15 percent, hikes rates – Reuters

Ethiopia's central bank devalues currency by 15 percent, hikes ratesReutersADDIS ABABA, Oct 10 (Reuters) - Ethiopia's central bank has devalued the Ethiopian birr by 15 percent to boost lagging exports, its deputy governor announced on Tuesday. The bank also[...] Continue reading
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Oromo leader Merera Gudina: the Biggest victim of Ethiopia state of emergency? – africanews

africanewsOromo leader Merera Gudina: the Biggest victim of Ethiopia state of emergency?africanewsThe European Union Parliament, a group of U.S. senators, members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have all waded into his particular case and that of Ethiopia's democratic[...] Continue reading
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Erythrée: L’Église orthodoxe Tewahedo d’Érythrée accueille une délégation du COE

Genève — GENÈVE, 03 October 2017 / PRN Africa / -- Une délégation du Conseil œcuménique des Églises (COE) a effectué une visite de solidarité auprès de l'Église orthodoxe Tewahedo d'Érythrée, l'une des plus anciennes Églises chrétiennes d ...[...] Continue reading
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Sudan: President Bestows Nilain Order On Ethiopian Ambassador to Sudan – AllAfrica.com

IndependentSudan: President Bestows Nilain Order On Ethiopian Ambassador to SudanAllAfrica.comKhartoum — President Omar Bashir on Monday bestowed the Nilain Order, First Class, on the Ethiopian ambassador to the Sudan, Abadi Zemu, for the role he played and in[...] Continue reading
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Arsonist strikes Somaliland’s diplomatic office in Ethiopia – The National

The NationalArsonist strikes Somaliland's diplomatic office in EthiopiaThe NationalADDIS ABABA – Somaliland's representative office in Ethiopia sustained minor fire and smoke damage after an arsonist struck it, an official confirmed last Saturday evening (Oct 7). Somaliland's representative to[...] Continue reading
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Kulmiye leader meets with Ethiopian Foreign Minister – The National

The NationalKulmiye leader meets with Ethiopian Foreign MinisterThe NationalADDIS ABABA – Musa Bihi Abdi, the chairman and presidential candidate of Somaliland's ruling party, Kulmiye, arrived in the capital of Ethiopia, Addis Ababa, on Sunday (Oct 9) to hold[...] Continue reading
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Air Madagascar et Air Austral officialisent leur partenariat

Selon l'accord signé le 9 octobre, Air Austral devient actionnaire à 49% de la compagnie malgache et va piloter son redressement. Lancé en avril 2016, l'accord de partenariat stratégique entre Air Madagascar et Air Austral est entré dans sa phase[...] Continue reading
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Signature de l’accord de partenariat effectuée

Le partenariat entre Air Madagascar et Air Austral aboutira avant la fin de ce mois d’octobre. La signature de l’accord de partenariat stratégique a été réalisée dans l’après-midi d’hier 10 octobre 2017 entre les deux parties au Palais d ...[...] Continue reading
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Cameroun: Camair-co – Le « Dja » en zone de turbulence

Pour le personnel technique et opérationnel de Camair-Co, le DJA ne doit en aucun cas quitter le Cameroun, car les risques pour qu'il devienne une épave dans les ateliers d'Ethiopian Airlines sont grands. « J'aimerais rappeler que l'entreprise a deux[...] Continue reading
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Air Austral et Air Madagascar concluent un accord de partenariat

L’accord de partenariat entre Air Madagascar et Air Austral a été signé ce lundi 9 octobre à Madagascar. Cette signature, annoncée pour le 31 mai dernier, avait été reportée en raison des garanties financières qu’a dû trouver la compagnie ...[...] Continue reading
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Air Madagascar et Air Austral officialisent leur partenariat stratégique

Air Madagascar et Air Austral ont conclu leur partenariat stratégique, qui permet à Air Austral d'intégrer le capital de sa partenaire. La compagnie réunionnaise va investir 40 millions de dollars et apporter son expertise technique au transporteur ...[...] Continue reading
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“Hub of Africa Addis Fashion Week”, les créateurs africains à l’honneur en Éthiopie

L'édition 2017 de "Hub of Africa Addis Fashion Week" s'est tenue du 5 au 8 octobre dans la capitale Ethiopienne. Cet évènement de mode annuelle a réuni 21 créateurs africains dont 14 éthiopiens. Étaient également présents, le Kenya, la Tanzanie[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia’s ethnic federalism is being tested | nazret.com – nazret.com

nazret.comEthiopia's ethnic federalism is being tested | nazret.comnazret.comThe Economist FOR centuries the city of Harar, on the eastern fringes of the Ethiopian highlands, was a sanctuary, its people protected by a great wall that.and more »[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian plans daily flights to Vic Falls – NewsDay

NewsDayEthiopian plans daily flights to Vic FallsNewsDayAFRICA'S leading carrier, Ethiopian Airlines, plans to fly daily and deploy a wide-bodied aircraft to Victoria Falls as passenger traffic continues on its upward trajectory. BY NDAMU SANDU. The airline, voted the[...] Continue reading
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Chine : le grand bond en avant d’Ethiopian Airlines

Une équipe d’Ethiopian Airlines devant un A350 de la compagnie, à Pékin, en mai. © Ethiopian Airlines Multiplication de lignes, nouveaux appareils… Avec la croissance des échanges économiques, l’empire du Milieu offre la promesse d’un ...[...] Continue reading
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Interview – Jean-Paul Boutibou : « Bombardier est devenu beaucoup plus agressif en Afrique »

Nous réfléchissons avec eux à des offres. Chaque fois qu’un Q400 est vendu en Afrique, une compagnie fait appel à Ethiopian Airlines pour son entretien Ethiopian Airlines, qui exploite 18 Bombardier, attend cinq Q400. Quelle place cette compagnie ...[...] Continue reading
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Attentat déjoué à la prison de Fresnes : les surveillants pénitentiaires “sont aujourd’hui des cibles”

Contacté par franceinfo lundi 9 octobre, après les révélations concernant un projet d'attentat déjoué dans la prison de Fresnes (Val-de-Marne), Emmanuel Baudin, secrétaire général du Syndicat national pénitentiaire force ouvrière (SNPFO), a ...[...] Continue reading
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Ivana Trump Première dame des Etats-Unis? Melania Trump n’apprécie pas

Ivana Trump, première femme du président américain Donald Trump, a provoqué lundi une réaction courroucée de Melania Trump, l'actuelle. Dans un entretien accordé à ABC News, Ivana Trump, en intense campagne de promotion de son livre "Raising Trump ...[...] Continue reading
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Sudan, Ethiopian regional officials call for deployment of border forces – Sudan Tribune

NewsDaySudan, Ethiopian regional officials call for deployment of border forcesSudan TribuneOctober 9, 2017 (KHARTOUM) - Security meetings between two border states in Sudan and Ethiopia have called the deployment of joint forces along the border between the two[...] Continue reading
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KEFI Mineral Gets Extended Funding for Ethiopia Project – Ezega

EzegaKEFI Mineral Gets Extended Funding for Ethiopia ProjectEzegaKEFI-Minerals-Extended-Funding-Ethiopia October 9, 2017 - KEFI Minerals PLC stated the period between July to September was "exceptionally busy", with extended funding for KEFI's Tulu Kapi Gold Project in Ethiopia. KEFI said[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Federal Government Warns Somali Regional State – Ezega

EzegaEthiopian Federal Government Warns Somali Regional StateEzegaEthiopian-Federal-Gov-Warns-Somali-State October 9, 2017 - The Ethiopian federal government issued a warning to the Ethiopian Somali regional state communication bureau to stop publishing and distributing inciting messages immediately, reports Addis ...and more »[...] Continue reading
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CAMEROUN :: Camair-co : Le « Dja » en zone de turbulence :: CAMEROON

Pour le personnel technique et opérationnel de Camair-Co, le DJA ne doit en aucun cas quitter le Cameroun, car les risques pour qu’il devienne une épave dans les ateliers d’Ethiopian Airlines sont grands. « J’aimerais rappeler que l’entreprise a ...[...] Continue reading
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Oromo families cry foul in recent conflict – africanews

africanewsOromo families cry foul in recent conflictafricanewsIn addition to the violence between Oromo and Somali, the Ethiopian regime was confronted in 2015 and 2016 by a large movement of anti-government demonstrations in the regions of Oromia and Amhara[...] Continue reading
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Clashes threaten Ethiopia delicate ethnic balance – Kuwait Times

Kuwait TimesClashes threaten Ethiopia delicate ethnic balanceKuwait TimesADAMA: She was not one of them, but Saada Youssef had lived alongside the Somali people of eastern Ethiopia for years. Then came the day local officials told her to leave[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Voted 2017 Middle East and Africa Airline of the Year by Airline Economics Magazine – EthioSports

EthioSportsEthiopian Voted 2017 Middle East and Africa Airline of the Year by Airline Economics MagazineEthioSportsEthiopian Airlines Group, the largest airline group in Africa, is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as Middle East and Africa Airline[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Airlines Graduates 262 Aviation Professionals – AviationPros.com

AviationPros.comEthiopian Airlines Graduates 262 Aviation ProfessionalsAviationPros.comEthiopian Aviation Academy, the largest and the most modern aviation academy in Africa, a full ICAO TRAINAIR Plus Member and IATA Authorized/Accredited Training Center, is pleased to announce that it has graduated 262[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Despite Abuses, Expelled Ethiopians Hope to Be Smuggled Back to Saudi Arabia – AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comEthiopia: Despite Abuses, Expelled Ethiopians Hope to Be Smuggled Back to Saudi ArabiaAllAfrica.comAddis Ababa — "I have no job here in Ethiopia. I want to build my home but I can't because my family has used all the[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia govt reviewing speaker’s quit request, parliament opens – africanews

africanewsEthiopia govt reviewing speaker's quit request, parliament opensafricanewsThe Ethiopian parliament on Monday (October 9) opened for a new session which marks the third year of the fifth parliament. ADVERTISING. inRead invented by Teads. The joint session of the[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Airlines supplies 262 aviation professionals – Xinhua … – Xinhua

africanewsEthiopian Airlines supplies 262 aviation professionals - Xinhua ...XinhuaADDIS ABABA, Oct. 9 (Xinhua) -- Over 260 aviation professionals have received training and graduated from the Ethiopian Aviation Academy, the training ...A year ago Ethiopia declared a State of [...] Continue reading
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Clashes threaten Ethiopia’s delicate ethnic balance – Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)

Modern Ghana (press release) (blog)Clashes threaten Ethiopia's delicate ethnic balanceModern Ghana (press release) (blog)The unrest raises questions about the future of Ethiopia's "ethnic federalism" system of governance, which is supposed to offer a degree of self-determination to the[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Airlines a formé 262 professionnels africains de l’aviation

Plus de 260 professionnels de l'aviation ont été formés et sont sortis diplômés de l'Académie de l'aviation éthiopienne, division de formation du Groupe d'aviation d'Ethiopian Airlines ce week-end à Addis-Abeba, capitale de l'Ethiopie. Comme 34 des ...[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopian Goes Fully Online – AllAfrica.com

AllAfrica.comEthiopian Goes Fully OnlineAllAfrica.comEthiopian Airlines Group made the shift to a paperless system by digitalising all of its internal work processes. The digitalisation process has been taking place aggressively for the past seven years with an investment of[...] Continue reading
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Despite abuses, expelled Ethiopians hope to be smuggled back to Saudi Arabia – Reuters

Despite abuses, expelled Ethiopians hope to be smuggled back to Saudi ArabiaReutersADDIS ABABA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Ethiopian maid Zenit Ali has post-traumatic stress disorder after being mistreated by her Saudi Arabian employer and deported in a government crackdown,[...] Continue reading
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A year ago Ethiopia declared a State of Emergency: Arrests, rehab, govt probe – africanews

africanewsA year ago Ethiopia declared a State of Emergency: Arrests, rehab, govt probeafricanewsEthiopia till October 8, 2016 was suffering a major internal security crisis with spreading anti-government protests in its Oromia and Amhara regions. At a point, the[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: World Bank Assents US$1.3 Billion Finance to Ethiopia – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: World Bank Assents US$1.3 Billion Finance to EthiopiaAllAfrica.comEthiopia and World Bank have signed a 1.3 billion dollar grant and loan agreement to enhance equitable services and reduce food insecurity. The agreement was signed by Abraham Tekeste (PhD), minister[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Saner to Meet Forex Dilemma Halfway – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Saner to Meet Forex Dilemma HalfwayAllAfrica.comIts naysayer technocrats have always been irritations to the statists in Ethiopia, who believe the might of the state is all there is to it to address society's ills. Not last week. The[...] Continue reading
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KEFI Minerals Third Quarter “Busy” With Boosted Funding In Ethiopia – Interactive Investor

DirectorsTalk InterviewsKEFI Minerals Third Quarter "Busy" With Boosted Funding In EthiopiaInteractive InvestorLONDON (Alliance News) - Gold mining company KEFI Minerals PLC said on Monday the period between July to September was "exceptionally busy", with extended funding for KEFI's[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia parliament speaker resigns – News24

News24Ethiopia parliament speaker resignsNews24Addis Ababa - The speaker of Ethiopia's lower house of parliament announced his resignation without giving any reason on Sunday. Abadula Gemeda was the speaker of the House of People's Representatives from 2010 and was[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: 2017 Mandela Washington Fellows Tell Their Stories – Tadias Magazine

Ethiopia: 2017 Mandela Washington Fellows Tell Their StoriesTadias MagazineAbinet Tasew, a 2017 Mandela Washington Fellow from Ethiopia (pictured above), is the author of the following article. (US Embassy Addis). US Embassy Addis. By Abinet Tasew, 2017 Fellow. The fellowship[...] Continue reading
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Speaker of Ethiopian parliament submits resignation – Reuters

africanewsSpeaker of Ethiopian parliament submits resignationReutersADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - The speaker of Ethiopia's lower house of parliament submitted his resignation on Sunday, one of the highest-ranking officials to do so since the ruling EPRDF coalition came to power[...] Continue reading
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Ethiopia: Not a Fair Price for Coffee Farmers in Ethiopia – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Not a Fair Price for Coffee Farmers in EthiopiaAllAfrica.comGlobal trade in Voluntary Sustainability Standards (VSS) such as Fair Trade and Organic certified coffee has seen remarkable growth in nearly two decades, but in Ethiopia the benefits for small[...] Continue reading
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Friends Partner to Open 95-Seat Makeda Ethiopian Restaurant in Virginia – Tadias Magazine

Tadias MagazineFriends Partner to Open 95-Seat Makeda Ethiopian Restaurant in VirginiaTadias MagazineNew York (TADIAS) — Philipos Mengistu, owner of the popular NYC restaurant Queen of Sheba, has partnered with his childhood friend Daniel Solomon of Virginia to open[...] Continue reading
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