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  1. Holland Car auctionRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Capital Ethiopia

    The Federal High Court Lideta Civil Bench suspended the foreclosure of Holland Car Plc. a day before the opening of the auction on Saturday 15th May 2015.


  2. Ethiopians rally Olympic-style, chip in on bonds for Dam - Wednesday, 13 May 2015 06:10Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Walta Information Centre

    A horse-drawn carriage festooned with balloons and Ethiopian flags stops in front of a crowd at a ramshackle football stadium. Two women in traditional white dresses pluck a gold trophy from the cart and place it on a stage inside a garland of red and white roses.


  3. Ethiopia recognizes Colonel John Charles Robinson - Thursday, 07 May 2015 06:31Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Walta Information Centre

    Colonel John Charles Robinson the Aviator was a black American who volunteered to help Ethiopia against fascist Italy's invasion in 1935. When European Imperialists were dividing Africa among themselves in the 19th hundreds, Fascist Italy wanted a piece of Africa.


  4. Ethiopia recognizes Colonel John Charles RobinsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | Tigrai Online

    A photo of Colonel John Charles Robinson and a statue which was erected at the Holy Trinity Cathedral in Addis Ababa to commemorate his service to Ethiopia. Colonel John Charles Robinson the Aviator was a black American who volunteered to help Ethiopia against fascist Italy's invasion in 1935.


  5. Holland Car up for auction with 83 mln brRead the original story

    Sunday May 3 | Capital Ethiopia

    The properties of Holland Car Plc., which is under liquidation following a court's decision, are up for auction with a floor price of 83 million birr. The liquidity supervision commission that was assigned by the court has invited interested bidders to buy assets of the pioneer automobile assembler that is based in Mojo, 75 kilometers South-east of Addis.


  6. Ethiopia's old city eyes hosting dozens of new industries - Wednesday, 29 April 2015 06:59Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Walta Information Centre

    One of the old cities of Ethiopia, Debre Berhan, which is founded 1456 at a distance of 120 kilometers north of the capital Adddis Ababa, eyes 40 new industries to start construction this Ethiopian Fiscal Year - before October 2015. This is indicated by Getaneh Zeke, Mayor of the city over the weekend, who said at the ground laying ceremony of seven industries, which have a total cost of $125 million and will take 9.5 hectares to construct.


  7. Ethiopia: New Shoe and Leather Factory Invests U.S.$35 Million in Debre BirhanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 |

    My Shoes will be the fourth foreign-owned leather shoe factory of 20 in operation and will increase capital outlay to $60m in three years A Turkish shoe company laid its cornerstone on a 70,000sqm plot in Debre Birhan on April 24, 2015 for the construction of a shoe and leather manufacturing plant targeting exclusivity. My Shoes Shoe & Leather Manufacturing Plc will initially invest 35 million dollars on the land which it leased for 80 years at 50 cents a square metre when it acquired its licence in February 2015, according to one of its owners, Mehmet Yesildag, who is the major shareholder and general manager of the company.


  8. Broadcast Premiere of Four-Part Film Series, Standing on Sacred GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Daily Kos

    Standing on Sacred Ground, a four-part documentary series, eight years in the making, on Indigenous struggles over sacred sites, enjoys its national broadcast premiere on the WORLD Channel, Sunday, May 17 at 9:00 PM . The next three episodes will run weekly through June 7, 2015.


  9. Holland Car appeals for second chanceRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2015 | Capital Ethiopia

    Shareholders of the pioneer automobiles assembler in Ethiopia, Holland Car Plc. , have submitted a proposal to an appointed liquidity supervision commission requesting a second chance for the assembler to resume its operation.


  10. Ethiopian contortionist's life comes full circleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Her friend David Carlin calls contortionist Sosina Wogayehu a "can-do kind of woman", and reading his new biography on the former child asylum seeker and Circus Oz star, it's hard to argue. This is a woman who talked her way into a theatre course at Swinburne University, and later the National Institute of Circus Arts -- on both occasions after applications had closed.


  11. Ethiopian Cultural Troupe at Uganda's Women's Day celebrations - Monday, 09 March 2015 13:54Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    An Ethiopian Cultural Troupe from the Gamo Gofa Zone of the Southern Nations, Nationalities and Peoples' Regional State provided a musical and cultural performance on Sunday for the residents of Kibale District in Uganda. Invited by Uganda's President Yoweri Kaguta Museveni, the Cultural Troupe's show was part of the celebrations marking International Women's Day in Kibale town.


  12. Dr. Tedros meets Prince Fahad Bin Mugrin Bin Abdul Aziz of Saudi ArabiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 2March 2015 - Dr. Tedros held discussions with a delegation led by Prince Fahad Bin Mugrin Bin Abdul Aziz of Saudi Arabia and owner of Recon International Africa Company. Prince Fahad on the occasion noted Recon International Africa and its partner Tasyapai's interest to invest in Ethiopia in infrastructure development particularly in rail way, airports and road construction.


  13. Dutch Brewer's Ethiopian Unit to Start Sales in Q2Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Big News

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  14. Keangnam wins Mojo-Hawassa Expressway bidRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2015 | Capital Ethiopia

    The Ethiopian Roads Authority awards the first lot of the Mojo-Hawassa Express way project for the South Korean construction firm, Keangnam Enterprises Limited, Capital has learnt from the Ministry of Transport. Minister of Transport Workneh Gebeyehu said the Korean company has won the bid for the first lot of the entire 209 kilometers road.


  15. Radio Show: The Valentine's EpisodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | KQED

    The Nile Project proves the clout cultural ambassadors can wield - even as it gets everyone up dancing. Bay Area singer-songwriter Meklit Hadero, originally from Ethiopia, was having a drink after a concert a few years ago with Mina Girgis, an Egyptian ethnomusicologist.


  16. Encouraging exporters said essential for economic growth - Friday, 13 February 2015 08:44Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 13 February 2015 Top exporters working with Dashen Bank received Platinum to Bronze awards for their contribution to the Bank's success at a ceremony held in Sheraton, Lalibela Hall Tuesday. The exporters were selected based on the amount of foreign currency they have managed to raise in 2013/14 fiscal year.


  17. Leather industry village to consume $58 mlnRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | Capital Ethiopia

    The Ministry of Industry plan to construct a leather tannery village on 100 hectares of plot in Mojo town still remained impractical due to lack of finance to commence the construction. The ministry has already finalized a feasibility study of the first phase of the construction which needs USD 58 million.


  18. Personal journey from corporate world to Habitat for HumanityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Chronicle Herald

    "Working for a non-profit is very fulfilling, personally," said Ashworth, the former executive director of Habitat for Humanity in Halifax. "I graduated with a finance degree and worked in the corporate world, and then worked in Halifax for four years and then back into finance again," she said in a telephone interview from Ottawa.


  19. Ethiopia: Coffee Ceremony Used to Educate On HIVRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 |

    Coffee ceremony is a tradition in Ethiopia, where the world's most famous coffee Coffea Arabica grows. The ceremony takes about an hour and helps strengthen bonds within the community.


  20. St. George CathedralRead the original story

    Jan 18, 2015 | TrekEarth

    St George's Cathedral is an Orthodox cathedral in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It is noted for its distinctive octagonal form.Empress Zewditu of Ethiopia was crowned at this Cathedral in 1917, and Emperor Haile Selassie was crowned there in 1930, and it became a pilgrimage site for Rastafarians.