Wednesday, September 30, 2020

UNECA launches price watch centre for Africa

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) launched a first-of-its-kind continental tool offers a unique view of price variations in African...

UNRSF, GRSF partner to improve road safety delivery in World Bank funded projects in...

The Global Road Safety Facility (GRSF), hosted by the World Bank, and the United Nations Road Safety Fund (UNRSF) will jointly support a comprehensive...

Regional integration, investment on power progressing well says Mahboub Maalim

The former IGAD Executive Secretary, Mahboub Maalim, said the regional integration agenda and investment in the power infrastructure sector is progressing well.

Zimbabwe: Zim Davos Visit Lures Investors

Zimbabwe continues to use the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, to sell the country as an investment destination.

Europe’s Green Future Starts in Ethiopia

The European Union's ambitious new Green Deal promises to make the bloc carbon-neutral by 2050, while creating new jobs and raising living standards. But,...

AfDB President Wants Africa to Invest U.S.$1.8 Trillion on Infrastructure

Africa's $1.8trillion pension and sovereign wealth assets should be used to develop infrastructure in the continent, the President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Dr...

A call for enhanced public private partnership to boost Africa’s infrastructure

The ‘dark continent’ narrative has changed. Africa is growing. Today, five out of the 20 fastest growing global economies are found in Africa. However,...

African governments struggle to turn around loss-making airlines

Governments from Kenya to South Africa are struggling to turn around loss-making state-owned airlines through restructuring or by bringing on board private partners.

Madagascar signs Infrastructure Modernization deal with China

Madagascar has signed a modernization agreement with China in a bid to overhaul its telecoms sector. The Madagascar Tribune reported that...

Syniverse, China Telecoms Global pre-launch connectivity services in Africa

China Telecom Global (CTG) and Syniverse have strengthened their strategic partnership with the pre-launch of a new suite of connectivity solutions for mobile operators...

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Europe becomes major destination for Ethiopian commodities

European countries have become the major importers of Ethiopian commodities during the Ethiopian budget year concluded July 7, 2020, according to a new analysis...

Ethiopia to issue two Telecom licenses by March

The Ethiopian Communication Authority (ECA) has disclosed that it will award licenses for two telecom operators until March, 2021.

Meskel Festival colorfully celebrated across Ethiopia

Ethiopians are celebrating the Meskel Festival, Finding of the True Cross in various religious and cultural events across the nation.