10-May-2022 to 13:11

Ethiopia attracts $2.43 b in FDI in nine months

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia attracted $2.43 billion in Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the first nine months of the current Ethiopian Fiscal Year 2021/2022, which started July 8, an Ethiopian official said on Tuesday.

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10-May-2022 to 12:56

Over 250 illegal migrants rescued off Libyan coast: IOM

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Monday said 254 illegal migrants were returned to Libya after being rescued off the coast last week.

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10-May-2022 to 12:46

Ethiopian police seize $1.25m worth of contraband gold

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian police have seized 64 million Ethiopian Birr (1.25 million U.S. dollars) worth of contraband gold, local officials said on Monday.

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09-May-2022 to 15:08

Ethiopia announces 16 percent fuel price hike

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopia Ministry of Trade and Regional Integration (MoTRI) has announced a decision to hike gas prices by 16 percent starting Sunday.

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09-May-2022 to 15:06

What's Covid-19's true picture in Africa?

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — For sometime figures about the coronavirus pandemic in Africa had planted seeds of doubt on the minds of health experts but a new study by the World Health Organisation suggesting that Covid cases are grossly under-reported appears to be vindicating this misgiving.

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08-May-2022 to 16:15

UN calls for investigations into recent inter-religious clashes in Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet on Saturday called on Ethiopian authorities to promptly initiate and conduct transparent investigations into recent inter-religious clashes in Ethiopia.

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08-May-2022 to 16:13

EAC adopts 35 percent common external tariff

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The East African Community (EAC) finance and trade ministers on Thursday adopted 35 percent as the 4th band of the EAC common external tariff (CET), the regional bloc said in a statement on Friday.

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