Ethiopia announces plans to issue Eurobond

CNBC AFRICA Investors in the Emerging markets have exhibited an unquenchable appetite for the Bonds Market, after the success of Kenya's debut Eurobond, other economies like Tanzania and Ethiopia have announced plans for their respective bonds, Ayalenesh Tafese from Rand Merchant Bank joins CNBC … [Read more...]

Ethiopian Receives 3rd Boeing 777 Freighter

Ethiopian Airlines, the largest cargo operator in Africa, received its third B777-200 LR Freighter on 3 November 2014. Ethiopian was the first in Africa to receive the B777-200 LR freighter on 19 September 2012 and is still the only African operator of this modern aircraft. The aircraft, which … [Read more...]

መጪው ምርጫ “ሠርገኛ መጣ…” እንዳይሆን

(ከአብዱራህማን አህመዲን፤ የቀድሞ የፓርላማ አባል) (ይህ ጽሑፍ በቅጽ 1፣ ቁጥር 01፣ ጥቅምት 22 ቀን 2007 ለመጀመሪያ ጊዜ በወጣው፣ ቢንያም ከበደ በሚያዘጋጀውና እኔም ጭምር በዓምደኛነት በምሳተፍበት “ኅብረ-ብዕር” መጽሔት ላይ ታትሟል፡፡ መጽሔቱን የማያገኙ፣ በተለይም በውጭ ሀገር ያሉ ዜጎች ሁሉ ቢያነቡት ‘ይጠቅማል፤ ለመወያያም መነሻ ሊሆን ይችላል’ በሚል መንፈስ በዚህ ድረ-ገጽ በኩል እንዲታተም ተልኳል፡፡) መንደርደሪያ በዓለም ላይ የዴሞክራሲ ስርዓት … [Read more...]

ከቡር ፕሬዚዳንት ይቅር ብለናል ግን…

(ከአብዱራህማን አህመዲን፤ የቀድሞ የፓርላማ አባል) (ይህ ጽሑፍ በቅጽ 13 ቁጥር 772፣ ጥቅምት 22 ቀን 2007 ዓ.ም በወጣው አዲስ አድማስ ጋዜጣ ላይ ታትሟል፡፡ ጋዜጣውን የማያገኙ ቢያነቡት ይጠቅማል በሚል መንፈስ በዚህ ድረ-ገጽ በኩል እንዲቀርብ ተልኳል፡፡) የኢፌዴሪ ፕሬዝደንት ክቡር ዶ/ር ሙላቱ ተሾመ ለሕዝብ ተወካዮች እና ለፌዴሬሽን ምክር ቤቶች የጋራ ስብሰባ ንግግር በማድረግ የዓመቱን የሕግ አወጣጥ መርሐ-ግብር (Legislative Program) ማሳወቃቸው … [Read more...]

Ethiopia: Proposal for Reconciliation

Zelalem Eshete, Ph.D. Reconciliation is hard, but if we choose to embrace it at any cost, its impact is supernatural. In this article, I discuss as to how we move from attacking each other to joining with each other so that we all can come out more united as One Family. Considering each … [Read more...]

“መሬት ለአራሹ” – ለኢትዮጵያ የዳቦ ቅርጫትነት ትንሳዔ!

(ከአብዱራህማን አህመዲን፤ የቀድሞ የፓርላማ አባል) Email: (ይህ ጽሑፍ ዛሬ መጋቢት 24 ቀን 2006 ዓ.ም በወጣው ሰንደቅ ጋዜጣ ላይ ታትሟል፡፡ ጋዜጣውን ያላገኙ ሰዎች ቢያነቡት ይጠቅማል፣ መወያያም ይሆናል በሚል መንፈስ በዚህ ድረ-ገጽ ላይ እንዲታተም ተልኳል) በአዲስ አበባ ከተማ፣ በምኖርበት አያት - መሪ አካባቢ አንዲት አነስተኛ ባህላዊ ገበያ አለች፡፡ የአካባቢው አርሶ አደሮች በየሳምንቱ ረቡዕ እና ቅዳሜ ወደዚች ገበያ … [Read more...]

Kenya’s capital hit by deadly explosion

Aljazeera - Explosions in Kenya's capital have killed at least five people and critically injured nine others, the national Disaster Operations Centre said. Monday's attack in Nairobi's Eastleigh area, sometimes called "Little Mogadishu", might have involved twin blasts, the country's police … [Read more...]

The Paradox of Democratic and Developmental State in Ethiopia

By Abis Getachew Makuria After most African countries obtained their independence in 1960’s, their primary task was to alleviate poverty and bring their economy in the appropriate development path. On the debate of which way development and prosperity can be achieved, the leading role of the … [Read more...]

Ethiopian Airlines launched a new direct route to Shanghai

Shanghai Daily - Ethiopian Airlines Sunday launched a new direct route linking Shanghai to Addis Ababa. The 10-hour flights depart the Ethiopian capital at 11:30pm daily and return from Pudong International Airport at 12:35am. The route is the first direct air link between Shanghai and Africa, … [Read more...]

Ethiopia lashes out at Eritrea, Egypt

ADDIS ABABA – An Ethiopian foreign ministry spokesman has lashed out at longstanding rival Eritrea, accusing the latter of destabilizing the East Africa region, while also blasting Egypt for the latter's "malicious" media campaign against Ethiopia's multibillion-dollar hydroelectric dam … [Read more...]