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  1. Ethiopia: ERA Receives Credit Approval From World Bank Group for U.S.$370 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | AllAfrica.com

    The agreement to finance the 57km long expressway section has a 38-year maturity date and a six year grace period Ethiopian Roads Authority got credit approval from the World Bank Group for 370 million dollars for the construction of a section of the Modjo-Awassa expressway in the next fiscal year. The highly concessional agreement, with a maturity date of 38 years and a grace period of six years, will finance the 57Km long Batu Ziway-Arsi Negele section of the expressway.

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  2. Ethiopia: Watching the Polls - High Early Turnout, Some IrregularitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | AllAfrica.com

    While our reporters did not see political party observers at polling stations from Hayat to Merkato at the opening of the polling stations, party observers were visible around Addis Gebya when voting began at 6.10 a.m. Election officials in several stations around AA commented on problems with closing the ballot boxes to make them ready for the voting procedure. This was evident around Station 07, Woreda 02 in the Kirkos District but the voting exercise proceeded.

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  3. Ethiopia: WB Loan of U.S.$350 Million to Finance Phase Two of Agri-Growth ProgrammeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | AllAfrica.com

    The Ethiopian government has completed a 350 million-dollar loan agreement with the World Bank on May 7, 2015 on a highly concessional basis of 38 years for the second phase of the Agricultural Growth Programme . The loan agreement will be used in all regional states except Afar and Somali as well as in Dire Dawa City Administration, covering 157 rural Woredas.

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  4. Ethiopia: World Bank Extends Us$350 Million Loan to the Agricultural SectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | AllAfrica.com

    The World Bank has extended a US$350 million loan for financing the agricultural sector in Ethiopia. The agreement was signed by State Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Ahmed Shide, and World Bank Country Director for Ethiopia, Guang Z. Chenon.

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  5. Things To Do In London: Friday 8 May 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Londonist

    Sign up to our free Londonist Daily email to get today's articles sent straight to your inbox at 5pm. There are several rumours about secret tunnels underneath London, from passages connecting government buildings to a secret escape route from Buckingham Palace.

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  6. Nib Bank, Insurance Finance Four Buildings Simultaneously - Thursday, 07 May 2015 12:02Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Walta Information Centre

    In addition to its 31-storey headquarters, Nib changes the skyline in Addis Abeba, Hawassa and Dire Dawa with another three buildings. Nib International Bank and Nib Insurance Company are to construct three additional buildings in Addis Abeba, Hawassa and Dire Dawa for their joint use, as they prepare to hire a contractor for their 31-storey headquarters at the developing financial district along Ras Abebe Aragay St. The construction in Addis Abeba, will lie on a 1,435.5sqm plot along African Avenue.

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  7. Ethiopia: Nib Bank, Insurance Finance Four Buildings SimultaneouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | AllAfrica.com

    In addition to its 31-storey headquarters, Nib changes the skyline in Addis Abeba, Hawassa and Dire Dawa with another three buildings. Nib International Bank and Nib Insurance Company are to construct three additional buildings in Addis Abeba, Hawassa and Dire Dawa for their joint use, as they prepare to hire a contractor for their 31-storey headquarters at the developing financial district along Ras Abebe Aragay St. The construction in Addis Abeba, will lie on a 1,435.5sqm plot along African Avenue.

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  8. Ethiopia: UNDP's Human Development Report Deems Ethiopia's Growth Non-InclusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | AllAfrica.com

    Government and UNDP did not see eye-to-eye on the conclusions of the 2014 National Human Development Report, particularly with regard to inclusivity in development The United Nations Development Programme's National Human Development Report 2014 brought the government and the UN agency in direct confrontation when the report challenged the equitability of Ethiopia's growth over the past 10 years.

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  9. Ethiopia: Global Craving for Ancient Ethiopian Grain Offers Opportunities, PitfallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | AllAfrica.com

    Six days a week, an Ethiopian Airlines flight departs for Washington, D.C., with a fresh batch of 3,000 injera on board. This pancake-shaped pale spongy bread is a centuries old Ethiopian staple made from teff, an indigenous tiny grain now making a global name for itself as a health food. 1 comment

  10. Ethiopia parties hope to wow voters ahea...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 29 April 2015 - As Ethiopia gears up for its fifth national elections next month, 58 political parties are vying for the hearts and minds of the country's roughly 36.8 million registered voters. National Electoral Board of Ethiopia Deputy Chairman Addisu Gebregziabher said that rival parties had already begun reaching out to voters nationwide.

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  11. Former AAU President Dr. Duri Mohamed Passes Away - Tuesday, 28 April 2015 06:32Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Walta Information Centre

    Dr. Duri Mohamed, one of the founders of the Harari National League Party and former president of the Addis Ababa University passed away due to stroke yesterday. Dr. Duri's biography shows that he was born in Harar in 1936, had obtained his first degree from the Addis Ababa University.

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  12. Regional states condemn terrorist acts of the self-declared IS - Thursday, 23 April 2015 13:23Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 23 April 2015 - Somali, Tigray, Harari, Benishangul-Gumuz, and Gambella regional states have strongly condemned the heinous acts of the self-declared IS. In a press release the Somali Communication Affairs, Culture and Tourism Bureau sent to ENA, the regional government and the people have expressed their sorrow over the brutal killings of Ethiopian migrants in Libya.

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  13. Ethiopia: East African Bottling Constructing 420 Million Birr Plant in Bahir DarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The new plant is part of a 500 million dollar investment by the company which holds the Coca Cola franchise East African Bottling S.C started the construction of a 420-million Br plant two weeks ago in Bahir Dar, in the Amhara Regional State. The plant, constructed on a 30ha plot, is a part of a 500 million-dollar investment, which the company launched in April 2012.

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  14. Ethiopia: Kifiya, Netherlands' Gov't Develop Micro Insurance Service At 2.1 Million EurosRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    East African Bottling S.C started the construction of a 420-million Br plant two weeks ago in Bahir Dar, in the Amhara Regional State. The plant, constructed on a 30ha plot, is a part of a 500 million-dollar investment, which the company launched in April 2012.

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  15. Ethiopia: Ethiopia Targets Usd One Bln From Textile Export in GTP IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Ethiopia has forecasted USD one billion in annual revenue from textile and garment export during the second phase of the growth and transformation plan, Textile Industry Development Institute said. In a bid to make the nation the major exporter of textile products, the government extends attractive incentive packages to boost production of the manufacturing industry subsector.

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  16. Ethiopia: Transport Bureau to Receive Study, Computerise SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The Addis Abeba Transport Bureau is expecting the final report of video surveillance and other information technology systems study within two weeks, which will be used to float an international competitive bid for the vending of equipment and system software. The study, being conducted by a local consulting firm called IWM Software Solutions Plc., which was recruited by the Bureau for 558,900 Br, will deliver the final report of the study and the terms of reference for the bid that will follow the study's finalisation.

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  17. Turkish Military delegation meets with Ethiopia's Chief of Staff - Monday, 13 April 2015 06:58Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    A Turkish military delegations on a visit to Ethiopia on Thursday met with Ethiopian Chief of Staff Gen. SamoraYenus, a press release issued by the Turkish embassy said.

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  18. Ethiopia: House Passes the First Industrial Park Bill for the CountryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The House of Peoples' Representatives enacted the Industrial Park Bill on March 31, 2015, the same day it heard the report from the House Industry Affairs Standing Committee, which had been reviewing the document since March 10. Even though the development of industrial parks is one of the priorities of the government's Growth & Transformation Plan, it has never been backed by any rules and regulations, states Proclamation 23/2015. As stated in the Bill's preamble, the World Bank and other organisations had also expressed concerns that could have affected the continuation of their support in the absence of clear regulations regarding the Industrial Park Bill.

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  19. States receive 26 ambulances - Tuesday, 07 April 2015 08:57Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    The Ethiopian Red Cross Society yesterday handed over 26 new ambulances to various states which the association bought with financial generation of the community of the respective states. Handing over the ambulances to the respective states, Hagos Gemechu, Deputy Secretary General Programme of the ERCS, said the need for ambulance service across the nation is growing; and that is now much more the case due to the betterment of road infrastructures, he added.

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  20. Ethiopia: Petroleum Supply Enterprise to Build Close to 160 Oil DepotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    About 160 oil depots will be built across the country to sustainably resolve the occasional shortage of petroleum, Ethiopian Petroleum Supply Enterprise said. The construction will be carried out in two phases with 40 depots planned to be finalized within 14 months of the first phase.

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