Gulf Times - Ethiopia
Ethiopian Business Forum seeks to attract Qatari FDI, says envoy

Ethiopian Business Forum seeks to attract Qatari FDI, says envoy

The Ethiopian embassy in Qatar will be holding the ‘Ethiopian Business Forum’ (EBF 2020) on February 3 at the Millennium Hotel in Doha.

Ethiopian PM asks S.Africa to mediate Nile dam dispute

Ethiopian PM asks S.Africa to mediate Nile dam dispute

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Sunday asked South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa to intervene in a long-running dispute with Egypt over a massive dam being built on the Blue Nile River.

Qatar-Ethiopian Business, Investment & Trade Forum in Doha on January 25

Qatar-Ethiopian Business, Investment & Trade Forum in Doha on January 25

A bilateral Qatar-Ethiopian Business, Investment & Trade Forum will be held in Doha under the patronage of Ethiopian Embassy in Qatar on January 25.

Ethiopia: 6 kidnapped children killed after families fail to pay ransoms

Ethiopia: 6 kidnapped children killed after families fail to pay ransoms

Six children who were kidnapped in northern Ethiopia have been shot dead by their captors after their families failed to come up with ransom money, a state-affiliated media outlet reported Tuesday.

Ethiopia's Abiy meets Eritrean leader for first time since winning Nobel

Ethiopia's Abiy meets Eritrean leader for first time since winning Nobel

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki flew to Addis Ababa Wednesday for his first meeting with the Ethiopian prime minister since Abiy Ahmed won the Nobel Peace Prize for initiating a thaw between the sparring neighbours.

IMF approves $2.9 bn Ethiopia aid package

IMF approves $2.9 bn Ethiopia aid package

Ethiopia will receive $2.9 billion in a three-year aid package to help economic reform, the International Monetary Fund has confirmed.

Pressured at home, Ethiopia PM picks up Nobel Peace Prize

Pressured at home, Ethiopia PM picks up Nobel Peace Prize

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will collect his Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo Tuesday, but as ethnic violence rises at home he has kept festivities to a minimum and refused media requests.

Ethiopia's Sidama vote overwhelmingly to form autonomous region

Ethiopia's Sidama vote overwhelmingly to form autonomous region

Ethiopia's Sidama people have voted overwhelmingly to form their own self-governing region as many of the country's ethnic groups

Ethiopia's Sidama vote on autonomy in test of nationalist passions

Ethiopia's Sidama vote on autonomy in test of nationalist passions

Members of Ethiopia's Sidama minority lined up before dawn to vote in a self-determination referendum on Wednesday

Violence during Ethiopian protests was ethnically tinged, say eyewitnesses

Violence during Ethiopian protests was ethnically tinged, say eyewitnesses

Much of the fighting seen during protests in Ethiopia this week was ethnically tinged, eyewitnesses said on Saturday, describing attacks by young men from the Oromo ethnic group against people from other ethnic groups.

Ethiopian activist floats election challenge against Abiy

Ethiopian activist floats election challenge against Abiy

A high-profile Ethiopian activist at the centre of violence that left 25 people dead this week has accused Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed

Qatari-Ethiopian media co-operation hailed

Qatari-Ethiopian media co-operation hailed

The first TV reporter workshop sponsored by Qatar's Ministry of Foreign Affairs in cooperation with the Ethiopian Broadcasting Authority opened here on Tuesday as part of a series of media development initiatives.