COP21 starts; never before have conference have the international stakes been so high (Dec 01, 2015)

More than 150 heads of state and government had arrived at the Paris Climate Change Conference On Monday (November 30) and are expected to reach a new and long-term global agreement on climate change. ... Read more

The 22nd Ethiopia-Djibouti Joint Border Meeting is held (Dec 01, 2015)

The 22nd Ethiopia-Djibouti Joint Border Meeting was held on Thursday and Friday last week (November 26-27) in Dire-Dawa, Ethiopia. ... Read more

Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn’s interview with the press (Dec 01, 2015)

The Reporter Newspaper interviewed Prime Minster Hailemariam Dessalegn on November 26 covering a wide range of topics.... Read more

The Somali federal Government negotiates a peace deal in Galkayo city (Nov 30, 2015)

A Federal Government delegation led by Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Sharmarke arrived in Galkayo at the weekend to help broker a peace deal following clashes between Puntland and the neighboring Galmudug state which killed nearly 20 people last week.... Read more

Sudan government and SPLM-N trade accusations over suspension of peace talks (Nov 30, 2015)

The Sudan Government and Sudan People’s Liberation Movement - North (SPLM-N) have accused each other for responsibility of the failure of the tenth round of their talks, held in Addis Ababa last week.... Read more

Korean economic delegation to visit Ethiopia (Nov 30, 2015)

The South Korean Government announced on Sunday (November 29) that an economic delegation will visit Ethiopia “to help lay the basis for more trade and industrial cooperation.” ... Read more

International Labor Organization (ILO) 13th African Regional Meeting opens in Addis Ababa (Nov 30, 2015)

International Labor Organization’s 13th African Regional Meeting started in Addis Ababa Ethiopia on Monday (November 30), under the theme: “Towards Inclusive and Sustainable Development in Africa through Decent work". ... Read more

Genzebe Dibaba crowned 2015 IAAF World Athlete of the Year (Nov 27, 2015)

Genzebe Dibaba of Ethiopia was named female IAAF World Athlete of the Year for 2015 on Thursday (November 26). ... Read more

Foreign Minster Dr. Tedros receives a courtesy visit from JICA President Shinichi Kitaoka (Nov 27, 2015)

The newly appointed President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Dr. Shinichi Kitaoka visited the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Friday (November 27) and held talks with Foreign Minister Dr Tedros Adhanom.  ... Read more

Election consultations continue in Somalia (Nov 26, 2015)

Last week, a number of consultative fora were held around Somalia to discuss the possible options for the 2016 elections in Somalia. ... Read more



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