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Norway Pledges to Support Refugees in Ethiopia

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Norway will support refugees who flee to Ethiopia as a result of the drought that hit the region, the country’s ambassador to Ethiopia said. April 03/2017 Ambassador Andreas Gaarder made the pledge while visiting the refugees in Dolo Refugees Camp

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The Ethiopian Airlines flights to Oslo, Norway that launched on March 26 in a colorful ceremony is believed to bolster Ethio-Norwegian relations that began more than six decades ago. First Ethiopian Airlines flight to Oslo was performed by the state-of-the-art

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Inauguration of the Ethiopian Airlines First flight to Oslo, Norway , March 27, 2017


The Inauguration program for Ethiopian Airlines First flight to Oslo, Norway, held on March 27, 2017 in Oslo. The event was organized by Ethiopian Airlines, The Embassy of The FDR of Ethiopia to Nordic Countries and the Avinor Group. African

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Premier Emphasizes Need for Institutional Capacity Building, Dev’t of Tourism Destination

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Institutional capacity building and development of tourist destinations should be given the necessary attention so that the country can benefit from tourism, Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn said. March 22/2017 The Ethiopian Tourism Transformation Council held its fourth regular meeting here

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Ethiopia Committed to Sustain Rapid Growth

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Ethiopia`s rapid economic growth in the last 13 consecutive years was mainly due to the country’s commitment towards long-term development, said Dr. Abraham Tekeste Minister of Finance and Economic Cooperation. March 21,2017 While briefing a group of African journalists who

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Diaspora Continue Multi-faceted Support for GERD


Ethiopians in the Diaspora have continued to render commendable contributions in the nation’s political, diplomatic and financial activities including the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. March   21/2017 All Ethiopians including Diaspora

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Agro-Processing Park Vital to Minimize Production Loss

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The 3rd Integrated Agro-Industrial Park to be built with an outlay of 2.6 billion Birr in around Yergalem town of Southern Nations, Nationalities and People Regional State will be of crucial importance to reduce the wastage of products, farmers in SNNP

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World Bank Announces Record 57 Billion USD to Finance Sub-Saharan Africa

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World Bank (WB) President Jim Yong Kim yesterday announced a record 57 billion USD to finance Sub-Saharan African countries over the next three fiscal years. The bulk of the financing 45 billion USD will come from the International Development Association (IDA), the

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Dr Workneh in Geneva, opens a Panel on “Doing Business in Ethiopia”

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Foreign Minister Dr Workneh Gebeyehu who is in Switzerland, Geneva to attend the Fifth Africa CEO forum opened the Panel on “Doing Business in Ethiopia,” a key sideline event on Tuesday (March 21, 2017). Dr Workneh welcomed panelists to the

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The EU announces another €165 million in response to famine and drought in Horn of Africa

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On an official visit to the African Union in Addis Ababa at the end of last week, the EU Commissioner for International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, announced a support package of €165 million to address the multiple crises in

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