Ethiopia has launched its first satellite into space from China


Ethiopia launched its first observatory satellite into space on Friday (Dec. 20), according to local reports. The 70 kilogram remote sensing satellite is to be used for agricultural, climate, mining and environmental observations, allowing the Horn of Africa to collect

Ambassador Deriba Kuma meets with Senior Officials of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Denmark

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Ambassador Deriba Kuma has met with Ms. Lisbet Zilmer-Johns, Under Secretary for Foreign Policy and Mr. Stephan Schönemann, Under-Secretary for Development Policy. The Ambassador briefed the officials on the reforms Ethiopia is undertaking under the leadership of Prime Minister H.E

Ethiopia, Norway Vow to Strengthen Relations

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State Minister H.E. Dr. Markos Tekle received H.E Mr. Kristoffer Sivertsen, State Secretary for the Norwegian Ministry of Justice and Immigration on Friday (December 13). The State Minister appreciated the Norwegian Government for its generous development assistance over the last

Ethiopian Cultural Groups Arrive In Asmara.


Ethiopian cultural groups and artists arrived in Asmara, Eritrea on December 16, 2019 Upon arrival at the Asmara Airport, the delegation was received by high level Eritrean Government officials. The cultural groups and artists will present concerts in Keren, Massawa

Nobel Peace Prize Winner PM Gets Hero’s Welcome.


Prime Minister Dr Abiy Ahmed, the winner of the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize, was given a hero’s welcome when he returned home on December 12, 2019. Senior Government officials and residents of Addis Ababa welcomed the Premier with celebrations in

PM Abiy Meets with Norwegian PM Solberg


Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed met with his Norwegian counterpart Prime Minister Erna Solberg on December 11, 2019. The two discussed various issues, including Ethiopia’s efforts in building democracy and strengthening the momentum that has begun. According to the Office of

PM Abiy Receives 2019 Nobel Peace Prize Award in Oslo

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Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed received the 2019 Alfred Nobel Peace Prize Award in Oslo, Norway, December 10, 2019 In his speech at the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize award ceremony this afternoon, the prime minister said peace must prevail in the

PM Dr Abiy Confers With His Swedish Counterpart


Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed met with his Swedish counterpart Stefan Lofven in an official State visit on December 9, 2019 The two discussed key issues related to political and economic reforms; the role dialogue plays in bridging divides; regional stability

Ethiopia and Norway held the 5th Political Consultation on today in Oslo.

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Ms. Tine Morch Smith, Director-General of Regional Department at the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign affairs welcomed the #Ethiopian Delegation led by Mr. Mehretab Mulugeta, Director General of European Affairs at the Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on November 14, 2019. The two

Four different agreements were signed during the visit of President Niinistö to Ethiopia

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During the visit of President Niinistö to Ethiopia, four different agreements were signed. The Minister for Development Cooperation and Foreign Trade of Finland signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Minister of Finance of Ethiopia to continue cooperation in