Ethiopian Plans Record Expansion in its Network with Seven New Destinations in the First Half of 2017!

January 17, 2017 Addis Ababa: Africa’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines, is delighted to announce that it will launch seven new destinations within five months during the 2017 calendar year. This is one of the greatest expansions in Ethiopian’s long and illustrious history. From … [Read more...]

United Arab Emirates wants to open Military Base in Somaliland

The United Arab Emirates is in the process of landing permission to establish a military post in Somaliland, a self-governing province that has so far failed to achieve international recognition as a sovereign nation. UAE delegates submitted a formal request to establish a defense base in the … [Read more...]

University of Toronto begins teaching ancient Ethiopian language

The course in Ge’ez, which could be a first step to launching a larger Ethiopian Studies program, was helped made possible by a donation of $50,000 each from a prof, the school and the Weeknd. A language that hasn’t been spoken for more than 1,000 years is being taught this semester at the … [Read more...]

Grenade attack in Ethiopia kills one, injures 11

Anadolu Agency - A grenade attack in northern Ethiopia yesterday killed one person and injured 11, the city’s police said today. The attack occurred around 8 pm (1700GMT) at a crowded hotel bar in the town of Gondar in the Amhara regional state, the state Ethiopian News Agency reported, quoting … [Read more...]

Ethiopian to Link Chengdu with Africa

January 05, 2017: Addis Ababa Africa’s largest airline group, Ethiopian Airlines, is delighted to announce that it has concluded preparations to start new flight to Chengdu, China three times weekly as of June 3, 2017. Chengdu is the capital of China’s Sichuan province and is the 7th-largest … [Read more...]

Two Radio Bilal journalists sentenced in Ethiopia on terror charges

New York, January 4, 2017--The Committee to Protect Journalists today condemned the prison sentences handed down to two journalists from the Ethiopian faith-based station Radio Bilal. Khalid Mohamed and Darsema Sori were sentenced yesterday to prison terms of five years and six months and four years … [Read more...]

የሻምበል ምሩፅ ይፍጠር ሥርዓተ ቀብር በወታደራዊ ሥርዓት ተፈፀመ

ሪፖርተር - በኦሊምፒክ፣ በሉላዊና በአህጉራዊ የአትሌቲክስ መድረኮች በ1960ዎቹና በ1970ዎቹ ተደራራቢ ድሎቹ ነግሦ የነበረው ሻምበል ምሩፅ ይፍጠር ሥርዓተ ቀብር፣ እሑድ ታኅሣሥ 23 ቀን 2009 ዓ.ም. በመንበረ ጸባኦት ቅድስት ሥላሴ ካቴድራል ተፈጸመ፡፡ በ5,000 ሜትርና በ10,000 ሜትር ሩጫ ከአሯሯጥ ስልቱና ከአጨራረስ ስኬቱ በመነሣት ‹‹ይፍተር ዘሺፍተር››- ማርሽ ቀያሪው ይፍጠር፣‹‹ይፍተር ዘማስተር››- የሩጫው ጌታ ይፍጠር- የሚሉ ቅፅል ስሞችን በዓለም … [Read more...]

Ethiopian Marks Annual Christmas Party Day with Orphans

Ethiopian Airlines colorfully marked orphan children’s Christmas party on December 31, 2016 at its headquarters, providing the children drawn from fourteen humanitarian organizations with giveaway items and entertaining them with lively artistic performances. Present at the celebration were ET … [Read more...]

Egypt approves deal to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia

Egypt's government has approved a deal to hand over two Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia and has sent it to parliament for ratification on Thursday, according to state television. The agreement, announced in April, caused a public uproar and rare protests by Egyptians who said the islands were … [Read more...]

Ethiopian FM: Opposing Groups are Working in Egypt, Authorities yet to Comment

Aawsat.com -Ethiopian government announced that it is cooperating with the Egyptian government, yet still awaits a response to the official request calling it to stop the work of certain opposing groups. Foreign Affairs Minister Workneh Gebeyehu said that there are Egyptian institutions … [Read more...]