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  1. Norka Soda back on shelves, no leads on Akron serial pooper, White Castle comes to Canal ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

    ... called the police. A St. Vincent-St. Mary grad is training Ethiopians on gender equality : After spending a year in Ethiopia, Samantha Stacks was picked by the Peace Corps to lead a five-day training seminar on gender development in Addis Ababa, ...

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  2. Ethiopia to Introduce Secondary Government BondsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Tigrai Online

    Ethiopia will introduce a secondary market in government and corporate bonds next fiscal year to expand the country's fundraising options, a central bank official said. In 2014 Ethiopia sold one billion worth of bonds in a very short time.

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  3. Meles Foundation recognizes woredas reducing mater...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    ... is aimed to encourage them and share best practices gained so far nationally regarding maternal and child health. Ethiopia has managed to reduce maternal mortality by 69 percent and there are also areas that reduces the death rate to zero level, ...

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  4. Africa: Lights, Roads, Water, ICT - Invest! Addis Forum CallRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Africa needs huge financial investments to achieve its development goals, UN Under Secretary General Carlos Lopes told delegates at a finance conference in Addis Ababa. "We have major deficits in infrastructure as you know - massive investment in transport, energy, ICT and water could strengthen the platform for development", said Lopes, who heads the UN Economic Commission for Africa.

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  5. Dubai Chamber organised Ethiopia Trade Mission discusses bilateral tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | AME Info

    ... H.E. Dr. Abdulkadir Risku Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Embassy of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in UAE, Amb. Tekleab K. Aregawi, Head of Dubai Chamber Representative Office in Addis Ababa, and over 40 representatives of ...

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  6. Ethiopia, economy booming, charts a new course with massive projects, sheds famine stereotypeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopia's planned new airport on the outskirts of the capital is still years from becoming a reality but Tewodros Dawit can already envision how grand it will look. "The airport we are planning to build is going to be huge.

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  7. Malawi: FEMCOM Executive Director to Visit MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    Addis Ababa - The Federation of National Associations of Women in Business in Eastern and Southern Africa Executive Director, Katherine Nyangui Ichoya will visit Malawi in May. While in the country, Nyangui Ichoya will hold a series of meetings to scale up and replicate activities of the COMESA Cluster Programme in Malawi. Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Patricia Kaliati spoke about her her visit on Friday after she presented a report of Ministers responsible for Gender and Women's Affairs on behalf of the Chairperson for the Ministers of Gender and Women's Affairs, Rumbu Kazang Marie Jacqualine, from the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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  8. WHO reiterates support towards defeating EbolaRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The World Health Organisation has reiterated its continued support towards defeating the Ebola virus disease which has killed almost 10,000 people since its outbreak. On the sidelines of the annual African Ministers of Planning, Economy and Finance Conference jointly organised by the African Union and the Economic Commission for Africa held in Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa, a session was convened on Sunday to deliberate on Ebola under the theme "Ebola: towards the recovery of the most affected countries".

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  9. Sudan elections - what elections?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Al Jazeera

    The peak of campaigning is supposed to be now but in the streets of the capital, Khartoum, there are few signs that elections are near. Some scattered posters have been taped on walls - all promoting the same candidate and his party.

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    Sunday | Al Bawaba

    ... H.E. Dr. Abdulkadir Risku Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, Embassy of Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in UAE, Amb. Tekleab K. Aregawi, Head of Dubai Chamber Representative Office in Addis Ababa, and over 40 representatives of ...

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  11. S. Sudan rebels claim China ships lethal weapons to Juba via EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    A South Sudanese rebel official claimed to have credible evidence showing that China continues to supply the government of South Sudan with lethal weapons through Ethiopia. South Sudan's President Salva Kiir reviews an honor guard with Chinese President Hu Jintao, unseen, during a welcoming ceremony at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China, Tuesday, April 24, 2012.

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  12. Experiencing EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Observer

    Fredonia High School and SUNY Fredonia graduate Katrina Johnston has been in Ethiopia since July 2013. A Peace Corps volunteer, she signed up for 27 months and has served 20. She plans to extend her service for another year.

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  13. IGAD briefs AU peace and security council on South SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The Peace and Security Council of the African Union , at its 494th meeting held on 24 March in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, was briefed on the situation in South Sudan and the status of the peace process. IGAD's chief mediator for South Sudan peace talks, Seyoum Mesfin, speaks to the press following the signing of a cessation of hostilities agreement between the South Sudanese government and rebels in Addis Ababa on 23 January 2014 Ambassador Seyoum Mesfin, chair of the mediation team of the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development , briefed the council on the outstanding issues that led to the collapse of the talks between president Salva Kiir and opposition leader Riek Machar.

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  14. Professional support crucial for contributions towards GERD - " RedwanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Walta Information Centre

    Government Communication Affairs Office Minister Redwan Hussien said the public's professional assistance towards the construction of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam is as crucial as their financial support and should be strengthened. A street art event was held with the theme "A Brush for GERD" in connection with the 4th year commencement of the construction of the GERD.

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  15. Ethiopia's economy booming - Sat, 28 Mar 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | The Spokesman-Review

    Ethiopia's planned new airport on the outskirts of the capital is still years from becoming a reality, but Tewodros Dawit can already envision how grand it will look. "The airport we are planning to build is going to be huge.

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  16. .com | Ethiopia shedding famine stereotypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | News24

    Ethiopia's planned new airport on the outskirts of the capital is still years from becoming a reality but Tewodros Dawit can already envision how grand it will look. "The airport we are planning to build is going to be huge.

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  17. Germanwings plane crash: crashes and near misses related to cockpit door locksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... traffic control, trying to broker political asylum for himself and an assurance that he would not be extradited to Ethiopia. With only 10 minutes of fuel left, and with one engine stalling from lack of fuel, he landed the plane safely, then climbed ...

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  18. Africa: Finance Own Development, Addis Talks ToldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | AllAfrica.com

    Africa has been urged at high-level talks in Addis Ababa to mobilize its own resources to achieve its development goals. "There's a recognition that the continent needs to tap within its own wealth to finance its own development", said Ethiopia's State Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Abraham Tekeste.

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  19. With big projects, Ethiopia shedding famine stereotypeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Lexington Herald-Leader

    In this photo taken Sunday, March 8, 2015, three trams that were recently brought to Ethiopia from China sit parked at the main hub for the Addis Ababa Light Rail Transit project, aimed at eliminating the lack of public transportation options, during a visit for media to the site in the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Ethiopia, once known for epic famines that sparked global appeals for help, has a booming economy and big plans these days, with several muscular, forward-looking infrastructure projects undertaken by the government that have fueled talk of this East African country as a rising African giant.

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  20. How Ethiopia Is Shaking Off Its Famine-Stricken ImageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Weekend

    Ethiopia's planned new airport on the outskirts of the capital is still years from becoming a reality but Tewodros Dawit can already envision how grand it will look. "The airport we are planning to build is going to be huge.

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