Daily Archives: September 14, 2020

Ethiopia Unveils New Currency Notes

Addis Ababa:Ethiopia today unveiled new currency notes reinstating the existing Birr note, according to Office of the Prime Minister. The office announced that the new currency notes include Birr 10, 50 and 100 denominations, with an additional introduction of a new 200 Birr note. The move will help to curb illicit money transfer, counterfeit and contrabands,

Foreign Affairs Officials Discuss Portugal’s Presidency of EU Council, Relations with Ethiopia

Addis Ababa: Foreign Affairs State Minister, Redwan Hussien, and Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs and Cooperation of Portugal, Teresa Ribeiro, held discussion today about bilateral relations between their countries and the priorities of Portugal Presidency to the European Union (EU) Council. The officials also highlighted the need to join hands in mitigating COVID-19 pandemic

Introduction of New Notes Part of Economic Reform: PM Abiy

Addis Ababa:Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the introduction of new currency notes is part of the ongoing economic reform in the country. The government unveiled today new currency notes with enhanced security features on the new notes with the view to making them hard to counterfeit. Besides the notes that replace the old Birr 10,