Bank’s Unfair Deal to Diaspora

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The National Bank of Ethiopia recently ordered private banks to purchase their owns shares from Ethiopian shareholders of foreign citizenship. The NBE further instructed the private banks to purchase these shares at par value (or the original purchase value of the shares) and then sell it at current market rate, surrendering the difference in value to the NBE. Read more

President Abay Weldu and delegates tour projects under progress

Mekelle University: Panel Discussions on 25th Anniversary

ኢትዮጵያ ኣብ ቤት ምኽሪ ጸጥታ ሕ/ሃ (1ይ ክፋል) – Ethiopia Joins UN Security Council

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VOA Tigrigna, in its People to People program, invited Mr. Alula Solomon (Ethiopian), and Mr. Amanuel Be’edemariam (Eritrean) to discuss the implication of Ethiopia joining the UN Security Council as a non permanent member for two years term. Listen to an audio of the discussion.

Delegates from Gedarif regional government of Sudan visit Tigray

Relief Society of Tigray (REST): From Drought Mitigation to Development plus

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by Zesilase Gedai ( Mekelle): Relief Society of Tigray (REST) had achieved three international standard best practices in its three paradigm shift periods: the drought mitigation period, Rehabilitation and Disaster prevention middles to the development plus stage. Read more

First phase of Mekelle industrial park reaches finishing point

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Addis Ababa, December 27, 2016 (FBC) – The first phase of Mekelle industrial park, which is located in Tigray Regional State, is expected to be completed next February, according to the state trade and industry bureau. Read more

Ethiopian running legend Miruts Yifter dies at 72

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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Miruts Yifter, an Ethiopian running legend who inspired world-class athletes like Haile Gebreselassie, has died in Canada at age 72, his family and Ethiopian Athletics Federation officials told the Associated Press on Friday. Read more 

The Right Strategy At the Right Time for the Right Purpose of Industrialization

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The Right Strategy At the Right Time for the Right Purpose of Industrialization
Nowadays Ethiopia is becoming the home of booming industry, new infrastructure, and conference tourism; it has also become a peace maker and powerful force in the region and beyond.

Ethiopian Nations, Nationalities and People’s day in Harar

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THE HEDAR 29 ETHIOPIAN NATIONS, NATIONALITIES AND PEOPLE’S DAY (ENNPD) IN THE BEAUTIFUL UNESCO HERITAGE CITY OF HARAR WAS SIMPLY MAGNIFICIENT.

By Yohannes Gebresellasie (Ph.d) Addis Ababa