Ethiopia

Ethiopia’s reformist leader Abiy Ahmed woos private sector investors to fuel economic growth

Ethiopia’s reformist leader Abiy Ahmed woos private sector investors to fuel economic growth

Jan. 28 2020Ethiopian leader’s mettle is yet to be tested as the country tries to attract private sector investments to sustain its economic growth, reports Gavin du Venage from Ca…...

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Chinese firm builds major road project in W. Ethiopia

Chinese firm builds major road project in W. Ethiopia

Mark your calendars: Africa Build Show 2020, Accra, Ghana, 17-19 June 2020.http://africabuildshow.com/The Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Saturday launched the construction o…...

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Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan to finalize Blue Nile dam agreement this month

Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan to finalize Blue Nile dam agreement this month

Ministers from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan agreed on Wednesday to reconvene in the United States later this month to finalize an agreement on a giant hydropower dam on the Blue Nile t…...

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Ethiopian Airlines to start building new $5 billion airport this year - CEO

Ethiopian Airlines to start building new $5 billion airport this year - CEO

Ethiopian Airlines will start constructing a new $5 billion (Sh500 billion) airport later this year, its chief executive officer was quoted as saying on Wednesday, as the rapidly-ex…...

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Ethiopia To Build Continental Satellite Data Receiver Station With China’s Help

Ethiopia To Build Continental Satellite Data Receiver Station With China’s Help

By Joseph Ibeh -- China is expected to help Ethiopia build a continental satellite data receiver station, a news report by China state media Xinhua quotes Dr Solomon Belay, Director…...

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Ethiopia to Keep Control of Its Banks as Other Sectors Open Up

Ethiopia to Keep Control of Its Banks as Other Sectors Open Up

By Samuel GebreEthiopia is shaking up its economy by opening many industries to foreign investors. Just don’t expect the government to loosen its grip on banks yet.“Banking, insur…...

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Ethiopia is making maps to help improve soil health

Ethiopia is making maps to help improve soil health

Healthy soils are vital to human survival. They play a pivotal role in feeding global populations – after all, food is grown in soil. Healthy soils grow more crops and allow for nu…...

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Ethiopia to launch independent economic advisors’ council

Ethiopia to launch independent economic advisors’ council

Jan. 1 2020 -- The Government of Ethiopia has invited independent professionals to be part of the national economic advisors council the country is set to launch.“…To ensure succe…...

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Cooperation with China crucial to realize Ethiopia's ambitious economic reform initiative: expert

Cooperation with China crucial to realize Ethiopia's ambitious economic reform initiative: expert

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 3 (Xinhua) -- As the Ethiopian government presently embarked on a robust economic reform initiative, dubbed Homegrown Economic Reform Program, with an ambition to …...

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Saudi's ACWA Power To Drive Solar Energy Development In Ethiopia

Saudi's ACWA Power To Drive Solar Energy Development In Ethiopia

Dec. 23 -- ACWA Power, a leading international developer and operator of power generation and water desalination projects, signed two long-term power purchase agreements (PPA) with …...

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