04-May-2019 to 13:31

Ethiopia clears foreigners to invest in banking sector

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Council of Ministers in its urgent session approved a draft law that allows foreign nationals of Ethiopian origin to invest in the banking sector.

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04-May-2019 to 08:43

IMF projects more economic growth for Sub-Saharan Africa

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) projected an increase in the average growth for Sub-Saharan Africa countries, forecasting it at a rate of 3.7 percent for 2020.

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03-May-2019 to 20:50

UK announces €15.5m assistance for Ethiopia’s election

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The UK Foreign Secretary, Jeremy Hunt on Friday announced a € 15.5 million assistance to Ethiopia to help the horn Africa country conduct transparent, free and fair elections in May next year.

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03-May-2019 to 20:24

New deadline for South Sudan transition govt's formation

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Parties to South Sudan’s revitalized peace agreement have agreed to extend the period for the formation of a transitional government by six months.

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03-May-2019 to 13:05

Ethiopia commits to fostering press freedom

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed has reiterated his government’s commitment to fostering freedom of the media and the press.

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29-Apr-2019 to 14:23

Ethiopian outfit wins top Africa aviation award

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Ethiopian Cargo and Logistics Services has won the ‘2019 Best Cargo Airline of Africa’ award, the Ethiopian Airlines announced on Monday April 29.

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28-Apr-2019 to 10:18

Ethiopia's ex-president Dr Gidada dies

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian former president Negasso Gidada has died in Germany at the age of 76 on Saturday after suffering health problems.

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