Administration Heads Up Creation of New Agency

[Addis Fortune] Addis Abeba Planning Commission drafted a bill to establish a new agency that will oversee six institutions engaged in greenery and biodiversity conservation.

[Addis Fortune] Addis Abeba Planning Commission drafted a bill to establish a new agency that will oversee six institutions engaged in greenery and biodiversity conservation.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Central Bank Approves Nile’s CEO

[Addis Fortune] The Central Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) approved the appointment of Hailu Makonnen as the chief executive officer of Nile Insurance. Hailu has worked in a various positions for Nile since 1995 after joining the Firm as a Junior Clerk.

[Addis Fortune] The Central Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) approved the appointment of Hailu Makonnen as the chief executive officer of Nile Insurance. Hailu has worked in a various positions for Nile since 1995 after joining the Firm as a Junior Clerk.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

To Unravel Meles’ Thought Processes

[Addis Fortune] Five years since his untimely death, aged 57, the name Meles Zenawi is still active in Ethiopian political discourse. Ranked as a ‘Great Leader’ posthumously by the supreme power of the land, the Parliament, such a status was unpreceden…

[Addis Fortune] Five years since his untimely death, aged 57, the name Meles Zenawi is still active in Ethiopian political discourse. Ranked as a 'Great Leader' posthumously by the supreme power of the land, the Parliament, such a status was unprecedented by any leader at least in the modern history of Ethiopia since roughly the mid-19th Century.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

See No Informal Sector, Hear No Grey Economy

[Addis Fortune] Developing countries’ economies are characterised by the existence of a vast but an accounted for informal sector, also called an underground economy. These include economic activities which can be legal or illegal but are not formally …

[Addis Fortune] Developing countries' economies are characterised by the existence of a vast but an accounted for informal sector, also called an underground economy. These include economic activities which can be legal or illegal but are not formally registered and hence unknown to the tax authorities.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Kuria, Muthama Due in Court After Night in Cells

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Gatundu South Member of Parliament Moses Kuria and former Machakos Senator Johnson Muthama are expected in court Tuesday morning to face hate speech charges.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Gatundu South Member of Parliament Moses Kuria and former Machakos Senator Johnson Muthama are expected in court Tuesday morning to face hate speech charges.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Service Furnishes New Universities

[Addis Fortune] The Public Procurement & Property Disposal Service (PPPDS) has awarded seven furniture manufacturers to supply furniture products worth 138.8 million Br. The companies were officially awarded on August 29, 2017.

[Addis Fortune] The Public Procurement & Property Disposal Service (PPPDS) has awarded seven furniture manufacturers to supply furniture products worth 138.8 million Br. The companies were officially awarded on August 29, 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

New Corporation Underway to Make Addis Unique

[Addis Fortune] Addis Abeba is soon to get a Corridor Centers Development Corporation that is going to work on developing the major corridors in the city. An establishment proclamation of the Corporation was approved by the city council a month ago.

[Addis Fortune] Addis Abeba is soon to get a Corridor Centers Development Corporation that is going to work on developing the major corridors in the city. An establishment proclamation of the Corporation was approved by the city council a month ago.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia