Daily Archives: September 16, 2020

Japan Provides over 30 Mn USD Relief Aid

Addis Ababa: The Government of Japan has contributed 30.24 million USD to support Ethiopia meet the relief food needs of communities affected by COVID-19, desert locusts, drought, and flooding, the World Food Programme (WFP) announced today. According to a press release of WFP, the contribution to be channeled  through the National Disaster Risk Management Commission will

Media Persons Say New Policy Provides Essential Mechanisms to Capacitate Media

Addis Ababa: The newly approved mass media policy has provided essential mechanisms that help to create capacity for the country’s media, according to media persons. The journalists approached by the Ethiopian News Agency said that the new policy will have a significant contribution to the development of Ethiopian media as it equips them with the

PM Abiy Reviews ‘Dine for Ethiopia’ Performance

Addis Ababa: Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Wednesday met with the ‘Dine for Ethiopia’ committee members to assess the ongoing fundraising activities aimed at funding three beautifying projects. According to Office of the Prime Minister, the fundraising activities that will go towards the development of Koysha, Wonchi and Gorgora projects have been appraised on a meeting

Serbian Companies Eager to Invest in Ethiopia, Says Ambassador

Addis Ababa: Some Serbian investors have shown keen desire to invest in Ethiopia in the field of agriculture in particular, the country’s ambassador said. In an exclusive interview with ENA, Ambassador Aleksandar Ristic said Serbian companies are eager to engage in Ethiopia in different spheres, including in agriculture. “Serbia has a number of agricultural companies

AU Celebrates Int’l Day of Democracy, Reaffirms Unwavering Commitment to Agenda 2063

Addis Ababa: The African Union (AU) has celebrated on Tuesday the International Day of Democracy with reaffirming its unwavering commitment to the noble goals Agenda 2063. International Day of Democracy was marked around the world under the theme “COVID-19: A Spotlight on Democracy”. The Day is celebrated on September 15 every year to raise awareness