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  1. Wyndham Hotel Group Grows in Africa with First Hotel in EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Hotel Business

    Wyndham Hotel Group has signed a management agreement for the group's first property in Ethiopia, the 136-room Ramada Addis. Upon opening in the first half of next year, Ramada Addis will offer 128 guestrooms and eight suites, located on a major transport route linking the city centre with Addis Ababa Bole International Airport.


  2. If you can't beat them, indulge in a publicity stunt - Ginbot-7's new policyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Tigrai Online

    The news that the Embassy of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in Washington DC was occupied for a short period yesterday by a bunch of has-beens and never-will-bes came close on the heels of a successful talk a high-powered delegation led by Prime Minister Haile Mariam Desalgn held with President Barrack Obama. However, it was Obama's thumping approval to Ethiopia's social, political and economic advancement which had led Ethiopian extremist groups to go berserk.


  3. ERC on track for enterprise resource planning software - Tuesday, 30 September 2014 13:19Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    The Ethiopian Railway Corporation is acquiring an Enterprise Resource Planning software, which will integrate the entire operations of the company under one electronic system. This will be the third bid for the acquisition of an ERP by a state-owned company in Ethiopia, following Ethiopian Airlines and ethio-telecom, both of which have been using this business management software since 2009.


  4. Counterproductive InvestmentsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    The 84.7km long, state-of-the-art, toll road is expected to bring new business opportunities for an epicentre of business is not only its position as a junction for at least five major economic centres - Arsi, Bale, Harar, Shasehemene and - but also the fact that it is conveniently located at the centre of the import and export network connecting the country with the , with its magnificent climate and rich cultural heritage, has the potential to grow as one of the most important tourist cities in the country.


  5. East African Standby Force Sets Up Logistics Centre In Addis AbabaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Malaysian National News Agency

    ... -- one of five regional multi-dimensional components of the African Standby Force (ASF) set up by the AU -- said Ethiopia had contributed enormously to the realisation of the facility. The inauguration of the logistic centre is a major step towards ...


  6. Ethiopia: UNECA Researching On Ethiopian Green Economy PracticeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    United Nations Economic Commission for Africa green economy study has given attention for Ethiopian experience on climate resilient economic strategy. In fact UNECA is conducting a study to exploring the linkage between green economy policies and strategies with inclusive economy of 10 African countries including Ethiopia.


  7. Ethiopia: Gerd 8100A SMS Lottery Winners IdentifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    The SMS through 8100A lottery winners for the construction of Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam have been identified on Monday. Accordingly winners of 1 automobile, 2 motor cycles, 2 masters degree, 2 bachelors degree and 4 from grades 8 to 12 scholarships, two fridges and free air tickets from Addis Ababa to Bahir Dar have been identified.


  8. Ethiopian Airlines to be a bridge between Korea and Africa - Tuesday, 30 September 2014 07:01Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    Solomon Debebe Kebere, Ethiopian Airlines' Country General Manager in Korea, has told the Korea Times that Ethiopian Airlines was keen to act as a bridge between Korea and Africa. He told the newspaper that the airline was committed to elevate business-to-business and people-to-people relations between Korea and Africa to new levels, adding "We will also boost business cooperation with travel agencies herea so Ethiopia can emerge as an alternative destination for those seeking to travel to places that offer unique experiences."


  9. EASF inaugurates logistics center in Addis - Tuesday, 30 September 2014 06:58Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Walta Information Centre

    ... of the guns by 2020'. East African standby force director Ambassador Ismail Chanfi said for his part that Ethiopia has contributed enormously to the realization of the facility. It is stated that Africa's peace situation has improved immensely over ...


  10. The Revolutionary Democrats Could Get Hard-Headed...Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

    The Revolutionary Democrats could get hard-headed, thus a source of frustration to their earnest friends here and abroad, gossip observed. Often deeply ideological and at times distrustful of the intent of advices made to them, they are perceived of being resistant to policy recommendations coming from their international development partners.


  11. Fab Five: ScarvesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    ... enough anymore? A scarf, that's what! Check out these five styles perfect for trans-seasonal weather. Handmade in Ethiopia using traditional weaving techniques, this "Lalibela" scarf is then finished by local designer Mark Holden. Stay warm, do ...


  12. EthiopiaRead the original story

    May 12, 2014 | State Department

    Polio vaccination up to 1 year before travel is recommended. See Entry, Exit & Visa Requirements below and our Polio Fact Sheet The Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia is a developing country in East Africa.


  13. Want to Drink Better Coffee? Think About It as You Would WineRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Village Voice

    ... deaux wines exhibit certain, consistent characteristics, so to do coffees. For example, recurrent elements found in Ethiopia's Yirgacheffe (mentioned above) are vibrant acidity, and citrus and floral notes, whereas coffees from Harar often


  14. Dr Tedros meets with his Egyptian counterpart - Monday, 29 September 2014 11:23Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Walta Information Centre

    Egyptian and Ethiopian foreign ministers, Sameh Shoukry and Tedros Adhanom respectively, agreed to maintain momentum on the Nile water talks on Saturday as Shoukry assured Dr Tedros the Egyptian president is to make an official visit to Ethiopia, the Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement. Ethiopia is expected to host the fifth annual Joint Ministerial Commission in Addis Ababa on 1 November, where ministers will set an action plan regarding the Renaissance Dam, the Ethiopian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.


  15. From Gondar to BeershebaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Jerusalem Post

    Naomi Teshome, 23, a newly graduated doctor in Ethiopia, ever saw a cardiac catheterization during her years in medical school. In her two months as a visiting student at Ben-Gurion University's School for International Health in Beersheba, she observed dozens of such procedures.


  16. S. Sudanese government agrees to federal system with rebelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Sudan Tribune

    ... While the rebels agreed and preferred to discuss a parliamentary system similar to the leadership arrangements in Ethiopia, the government leaned towards adopting a system similar to the Grand Coalition which Kenya used between the former president ...


  17. UN chief lauds Ethiopia's role in Somalia, South SudanRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 27 |

    ... the UN General Assembly, which opened here Wednesday, Xinhua quoted Ban's spokesperson as telling reporters here. Ethiopia has been playing a major role in brokering peace in Somalia and South Sudan. In August, the South Sudanese government and the ...


  18. Water lilies sustain South Sudanese fleeing civil-war horrorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Seattle Times

    Displaced South Sudanese women line up Monday in knee-deep floodwaters to access clean water at a makeshift U.N. camp for the displaced in Bentiu, South Sudan. U.N. peacekeepers from Mongolia guard the gate Monday as displaced South Sudanese women leave the U.N. camp during the daytime to collect firewood and other supplies from the town of Betiu.


  19. Nathan Dominitz: Savannah's John DuRant makes an impact for the long runRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | SavannahNow

    A villager in northern Ethiopia wears a shirt honoring Savannah's John DuRant, whose fundraising paid for an elementary school. The shirt says, "Educate Children Means Educate Society."


  20. UN chief tells South Sudanese rival leaders to end hostilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Sudan Tribune

    The United Nations secretary general, Ban Ki-moon on Thursday reiterated calls for leaders of South Sudan's warring parties to end the country's ongoing conflict. UN secretary-general Ban Ki-Moon and South Sudanese president Salva Kiir address reporters in the capital, Juba, on 6 May 2014 Ki-moon, in a statement, urged president Salva Kiir and his former deputy, Riek Machar to reach an inclusive agreement for a transitional phase of governance based on justice, transparency and accountability in the management of oil resources.