Ethiopia, Eritrea to Reinforce Economic Ties in Various spheres


Ethiopia and Eritrea agreed to re-establish economic ties in various spheres including the utilization of port services, aviation and re-establishment of formal diplomatic missions. Addis Ababa July 9, 2018 Premier Abiy’s historic official visit to Asmara after the Ethio-Eritrea border

Premier Abiy Arrives in Asmara


 Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has arrived in Asmara and warmly welcomed by President Isayas Afewroki.  July 8/2018 The delegation led by Premier Abiy Ahmed consists of Foreign Minister Dr. Workeneh Gebeyehu, Speakers of Federation and House of Peoples’ Representatives Keria Ibrahim and Muferiat

Ethiopia to begin extracting crude oil and natural gas


Ethiopia will begin extracting crude oil on a test basis from reserves in the country’s southeast today. Fitsum Arega, chief of staff in Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s office, said on Twitter that Abiy had met with officials from Poly-GCL Petroleum Investment

A High-level Eritrean Delegation visits Ethiopia


A High-level Eritrean Delegation visits Ethiopia A high-level Eritrean delegation to Ethiopia, headed by Eritrean Foreign Minister and Envoy to the African Union Osman Saleh, and Presidential Adviser Yemane Gebreab, arrived in Addis Ababa, on Tuesday this week (June 26)

Announcement for all Visa Applicants

Notice for online visa

The Embassy would like to announce to all visa service applicants that all type of visa can be accessed online and the application forms can be obtained online at Therefore, all interested individuals are encouraged to access the services starting

A High Level Eritrean Delegation arrives in Addis Abeba


A high level Eritrean delegation composed of Foreign Minister and Envoy to the African Union Osman Saleh and Presidential Adviser Yemane Gebreab has arrived this afternoon (26 June 2018) in Addis Abeba . Upon arrival at the Bole International Airport

Ethiopia tops Africa in hydropower ranking

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The International Hydropower Association (IHA) ranks Ethiopia the top hydropower producer in Africa with an installed capacity of 3,822 MW. South Africa is second with 3,595 MW, followed by Egypt with 2,844 MW, DR Congo with 2,593 MW while Angola

Ethiopia, Egypt will work together beyond the Nile issue

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PM Abiy Ahmed was in Egypt for a two-day state visit this weekend, where he held a meeting with President Abdel Fattah el Sisi. The two leaders agreed to elevate their countries’ relationship to a strategic level of mutual trust,

President Museveni awards Ethiopian Premier special medal

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President of Uganda, Yoweri Museveni awarded Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed the Pearl of Africa Grand Master Medal last Saturday, on the occasion of the 29th national celebrations of Heroes’ Day. The award is in recognition for his reconciliatory leadership in achieving

Ethiopia Will Fully Accept 2000 Peace Agreement with Eritrea


Ethiopia announced on 5 May that it would accept and implement the Algiers Agreement, a 2000 peace agreement with Eritrea over their disputed border. “The Eritrean government should take the same stand without any prerequisite and accept our call to