Monthly Archives: December 2016

Delegates from Gedarif regional government of Sudan visit Tigray

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

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

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

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

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


By Yohannes Gebresellasie (Ph.d) Addis Ababa

Alula Solomon interview with Tsenat Radio on Diaspora Media Alternatives

Ethiopia opens massive Gibe 3 hydroelectric dam on Omo River

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia on Saturday officially opened the Gibe 3 hydroelectric dam, which is among the biggest in Africa, despite concerns by environmentalists about its impact downstream and upon neighboring countries. Read more

PM Meles responding to Gibe 3 critics

Neoliberalism – the ideology at the root of all our problems

Perhaps the most dangerous impact of neoliberalism is not the economic crises it has caused, but the political crisis. As the domain of the state is reduced, our ability to change the course of our lives through voting also contracts. Instead, neoliberal theory asserts, people can exercise choice through spending. But some have more to spend than others: in the great consumer or shareholder democracy, votes are not equally distributed. Read more

Ethiopia: Omo Curaz sugar factory on a testing phase to start production

አዲስ አበባ፣ ታህሳስ 3፣ 2009 (ኤፍ.ቢ.ሲ) የኦሞ ኩራዝ ቁጥር አንድ ስኳር ፕሮጀክት ስኳር ለማምረት የሚያስችለውን የመጨረሻ ሙከራ እያካሄደ መሆኑ ተገለጸ። Read more