Daily Archives: September 21, 2020

Flood Displaces 144,000 Persons, Causes over 5 Billion Birr Damage in Region

Addis Ababa: Unprecedented flood caused by the overflow of Awash River has displaced more than 144,000 persons and caused over 5 billion Birr damage in Afar Regional State. Afar Regional State Disaster Prevention and Food Security Bureau Head, Mohammed Hussein told ENA that a total of 240,000 persons have been affected by the flood. The

Digitization of Labour Supply, Matching Database to be Implemented in Industrial Parks

Addis Ababa: Ethiopian Investment Commission and First Consult for BRIDGES Program have signed today a partnership agreement to implement the digitization of labor supply and matching database across seven industrial parks. The agreement that lasts five year was signed between Investment Commissioner Lelise Neme and First Consult for BRIDGES Program, an initiative supported by Mastercard Foundation’s

Intelligence Center, Accounting & Auditing Board Sign MoU to Combat Financial Crimes

Addis Ababa: The Financial Intelligence Center and the Accounting and Auditing Board of Ethiopia have signed a Memorandum of Understanding that enables them to combat crimes related to financial reporting. The MoU was signed today between Ethiopian Financial Intelligence Center Director-General Tewodros Bekele, and Accounting and Auditing Board of Ethiopia Director-General Hikmet Abdella. During the

AU Calls for Promising Sustainable Education Innovations to Be Funded Up to 100,000 USD

Addis  Abeba : The African Union Commission is calling for promising homegrown sustainable education innovations to be supported with up to 100,000 USD in funding and technical assistance. AU said in its press release that the advent of COVID-19 has exacerbated challenges in Africa’s education system and reinforces the need for fit for context, innovative

Attorney General Gives Priority to Nurturing Effective Justice, Equity

Addis  Abeba : Federal Attorney General, Gedion Timotios said that enhancing the rule of law, justice and equity are the major priorities of his office during the current fiscal year. The attorney General made the remark today at the opening ceremony of a workshop organized to discus on this budget year’s plan and the ten-year