04-Feb-2019 to 12:48

Ethiopia inaugurates new irrigation dam

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Sunday inaugurated a new dam built at a cost of more than $37 million in southern part of the country.

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02-Feb-2019 to 16:44

Ethiopia joins Africa free trade area

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The Council of Ministers on Saturday approved Ethiopia’s membership to the Africa Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA).

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02-Feb-2019 to 11:51

Political solutions key to tackling illegal arms, illicit finance - Ethiopian PM

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Viable political solutions can be a better way to control and end the ever-increasing influx of illegal arms trafficking and illicit financial transaction in the country, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said.

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02-Feb-2019 to 11:05

Ethiopian PM briefs MPs on national issues

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed on Friday briefed members of the House of People’s Representatives (Parliament) on current national political, social, and economic issues.

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02-Feb-2019 to 09:19

AU to honour Haile Selassie with statue

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The African Union has finalized preparations to unveil a commemorative statue of late emperor Haile Selassie in Addis Ababa, a spokesman of the Ethiopian government said on Friday.

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01-Feb-2019 to 17:11

African statisticians, dev planners must collaborate - ECA’s Chinganya

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — “We often allow statisticians to sit on their own and make decisions on required data without the involvement of development planners,” said Oliver Chinganya, Director of the Africa Centre for Statistics (ACS) at the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Friday.

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01-Feb-2019 to 12:36

Morocco, UNECA sign agreement to host ministerial conference in Marrakech

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — ECA’s Executive Secretary Vera Songwe has signed an agreement in preparation for the organization of the 52nd Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development in the Kingdom of Morocco.

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