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PRC of the AU holds its preliminary meeting on the joint outcome document of the AU-EU Summit

The Permanent Representatives Committee (PRC) of the African Union held its first meeting in Abidjan on Saturday (November, 25/2017) to consider the contents of the outcome documents of the AU-EU Summit and program of events.

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Ethiopia strongly condemns terrorist attacks committed in the Sinai Peninsula, Egypt

Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn and Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu have condemned the horrible extremist attacks on a mosque in the Sinai Peninsula, Egypt today (November 24, 2017).

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Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh, President of Puntland State of Somalia confer on issues of common interest

Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh Gebeyehu on Thursday (November 23) held talks with the President of Puntland State of  # Somalia  Dr Abdiweli Mohamed Ali Gaas. Minister Workneh during...

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Dr Workneh meets with Nigerian Ambassador to Ethiopia

Foreign Minister of Dr Workneh Gebeyehu met with the Ambassador of #Nigeria to #Ethiopia, Bankole Adeoye in his office on Thursday (11/23/2017). The two sides discussed on bilateral, multilateral issues of common interest. The two also reviewed statuses of previously exchanged matters.

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Chair of IGAD Council of Ministers holds a consultative session on the progress in the Revitalization Process

The Chair of IGAD Council of Ministers in collaboration with the IGAD Special Envoy to South Sudan briefed IGAD Plus members on progress in the South Sudan Revitalization Process at the Ministry...

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Ethiopia, German Leprosy and TB Relief Association ink agreement

State Minister Hirut Zemene signed agreement Monday (November 20) with the Regional Representative for German Leprosy and TB relief Association (GLAR) Mr. Mohammed Ahmed to host the regional...

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Chinese tourists contribute 164 mln USD in revenue for Ethiopia in 2016

Ato Gezahegn Abate, Public and International Relations Director at Ethiopia’s Ministry of Culture and Tourism (MoCT) on Monday (November 20) noted that Ethiopia recorded 164 million US dollars in revenue from 43,695 Chinese tourists that visited the country in 2016.

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Envoy: Kenya not launching pad for any subversive activity against the gov’t and people of South Sudan

During a plenary meeting organized by South Sudan's peace monitor, the Joint Monitoring and Evaluation Commission (JMEC), Kenya's Ambassador to South Sudan said on Monday (November 20) that his country would not allow its territory to be used to carry out rebellious activities against the government and people of neighboring South Sudan.

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Ethiopian Professor receives $5M grant from Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation

A Purdue University professor, Gebisa Ejeta has received a $5 million grant for four years to help develop hybrid grain seeds that will resist parasite weeds from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. It is the second foundation that has donated to the cause.

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Energy Co-Invest Corp to launch the first electric vehicle assembly in Ethiopia

Energy Co-Invest Corp, Toronto  based developer and financer for energy and infrastructure projects, has chosen Ethiopia  as the first destination from African countries to set up its...

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