Monday Jul 14
Ethiopia: House Approves Br178.5 Billion Budget in Its Last Session
The House of Peoples' Representatives unanimously approved the proposed 178.5 billion birr for the coming 2014-2015 fiscal year budget earlier this Monday during the last session of the Parliament.
Bank Loan Approved for Ethiopia-Djibouti Link Road
The road, which will have a 15m wide carriageway in the town section and 1Om carriageway in the rural section, is to be constructed by the of Oromia and the Dodola Junction-Goba and Dera-Gololcha Mechara roads, both in Oromia.
The holy city of beer
Ethiopia's historic city of Harar is one of Islam's holiest centres - but in recent times it has built up another tradition and is now also known for its brewery.
Ethiopia: Police Arrests Senior Officials of Former Railway Enterprise in Dire Dawa
Officers of the Federal Ethics and Anti-Corruption Commission, Dire Dawa Branch, arrested former Ethio-Djibouti Railway Enterprises senior officials including head of the Dire Dawa office, Ayele Woldeyohanes, along with other four senior management members in connection with alleged corruption, The Reporter learnt.
Reserve of humanity
Shoa gate is one of the most photogenic places in Ethiopia, on late afternoon it is hitten by a very warm sunlight and Harar people wear only traditional clothes, it is a reserve of humanity.