ETHIOPIE | ETHIOPIA

15-Oct-2020 to 10:39

Ethiopia, WB sign $400m financing agreement

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia and the World Bank on Wednesday signed a financing agreement amounting $400 million for the urban productive safety nets and jobs project (UPSNJP).

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13-Oct-2020 to 17:33

Ethiopia terminates plans to partially privatize national carrier

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The government of Ethiopia has announced the termination of its activity to partially privatize the country’s Airlines, an official said on Tuesday.

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11-Oct-2020 to 16:59

Ethiopia to begin power generation from massive power dam-Official

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia is set to start generating electricity from the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) over the coming 12 months, the country’s Ministry of Water, irrigation and Energy said.

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11-Oct-2020 to 16:54

Ethiopia: Desert locusts destroy tens of thousands of acres of crops

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Desert locusts are destroying tens of thousands of acres of crops and grazing land in north east Ethiopia in the worst invasion in 25 years, an official has said

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08-Oct-2020 to 15:43

Ethiopia’s Gidey smashes women’s 5,000m world record

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Letesenbet Gidey smashed the women’s 5,000m world record in Valencia, Spain.

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08-Oct-2020 to 14:59

Remittances to Africa to drop 21 percent - Report

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Remittance flows to Africa are projected to decline by 21 percent in 2020 due to the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) has said.

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07-Oct-2020 to 16:45

Eight Ethiopian migrants killed, thrown into Ocean-IOM

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has confirmed that at least eight Ethiopian migrants died and 12 others are missing off the Coast of Djibouti.

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