Daily Archives: October 5, 2020

Ministry Receives about 10 Mn Birr Worth N95 Face Masks

Addis Ababa Horn Emergency Task Force (HETaF), a charity organization, handed over today face masks worth 9.9 million Birr to Ministry of Health. During the handing over ceremony, Horn Emergency Task Force Chairman Dr. Fahmi Mohammed said his charity organization received the 140,000 N95 face masks from the philanthropist Mr. Hans de Vries of the

President Stresses Need for Prioritizing Economy

Addis Ababa The government needs to prioritize key economic measures and curb inflation against the background of COVID-19 epidemic this Ethiopian budget year, President Sahlework Zewdie said. The president made the remark in her opening speech to the joint regular session of the House of Federation and House of People’s Representatives today. She said agricultural

Interventions in Housing Sector Stimulate Emerging Economies: Habitat for Humanity

Addis Ababa : Inclusive financial interventions in the housing sector can stimulate emerging economy countries while also improving the well-being of families through healthier housing conditions, Habitat for Humanity revealed in a new report. Habitat for Humanity, a nonprofit housing organization that works to empower people in the world’s poorest communities to overcome the chronic

Ethiopia’s Houses Resume Joint Session

Addis Ababa The state opening of the Ethiopian House of Peoples’ Representatives (HPR) and the House of Federation (HoF) convened this afternoon in the presence of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. The House of People’s Representatives (HPR) has risen for its annual summer recess last July and reconvened in a joint session with the House of

Eritrea, Somalia Agree to bolster Cooperation

Addis Abeba  : The leaders of Eritrea and Somalia held discussions on Sunday in Asmara aimed at bolstering cooperation between the two nations. According to Eritrea’s Ministry of Information, President Isaias Afewerki and his Somali counterpart, Mohammed A. Mohammed agreed to upgrade the all-rounded 2018 Asmara Agreement in their talks held at State House. The leaders have