A ten-day training course in conflict prevention for senior military officers from nine East African countries started on Monday (October 13) at AU Headquarters in Addis Ababa. The training is organized by the Ethiopian International Peacekeeping Training Center (EIPKTC) which funded and assisted by the Japanese government. It brings together high ranking army officials from Burundi, Djibouti, Egypt, Kenya, Rwanda, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan and Uganda. More
In quest for joining the international capital market, Ethiopia is going to start issuing international bond by the end of this year. The move is the first of its kind by the nation.
The announcement by the Ethiopian government came following the sovereign credit ratings given to the country by three top international rating agencies back in May. Standard & Poor’s and Fitch both rated Ethiopia’s sovereign treasury bonds as “B” while Moody’s rate was “B1” (B+).
China’s was once known as cheapest factory floor on the planet, but in the last two decades its economy has transitioned to become one of the world’s most advanced industrial powers. That means someone else needs to start making all those shoes and sweatshirts, More
Hiroki Co. Ltd, a Japanese-based leather producing factory, is set to start production in Ethiopia in mid-March, with an investment of close to 10 million
.The first Japanese foreign direct investment (FDI) to Ethiopia in the leather industry, Hiroki, which already established the Hiroki Addis Manufacturing S.C More
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Ethiopia (/ˌiːθiˈoʊpiə/; Amharic: ኢትዮጵያ, ʾĪtyōṗṗyā, About this sound listen), officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a country located in the Horn of Africa. With over 93,000,000 inhabitants, Ethiopia is the most populous landlocked country in the world, as well as the second-most populated nation on the African continent. It occupies a total area of 1,100,000 square kilometres (420,000 sq mi), and its capital and largest city is Addis Ababa.