Bill Underway to Patent Indigenous Crops

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian Intellectual Property Office (EIPO), is drafting a bill to upgrade patent inscription, protection and promotion of social knowledge and biodiversity through a database management system.

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian Intellectual Property Office (EIPO), is drafting a bill to upgrade patent inscription, protection and promotion of social knowledge and biodiversity through a database management system.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

National Half-Year Petroleum Consumption Hits 1.8 Million Tonnes

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian Petroleum Supply Enterprise (EPSE) reports, it distributed 1.8 million tonnes of refined petroleum worth 26 billion Br to fuel retailers in the first half of the current fiscal year.

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian Petroleum Supply Enterprise (EPSE) reports, it distributed 1.8 million tonnes of refined petroleum worth 26 billion Br to fuel retailers in the first half of the current fiscal year.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Ethiopia Pockets 50 Billion Br From Loans, Grants

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia has received 50.4 billion Br in grants and loans in the first half of the current fiscal year, according to the Ministry of Finance & Economic Cooperation (MoFEC).

[Addis Fortune] Ethiopia has received 50.4 billion Br in grants and loans in the first half of the current fiscal year, according to the Ministry of Finance & Economic Cooperation (MoFEC).

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Sweden Pledges U.S.$10.5 Million for Dollo Ado Refugees

[Addis Fortune] The Swedish government has committed 10.5 million dollars, to back livelihood and resilience-building activities for refugees and host communities at the Dollo Ado refugee camp.

[Addis Fortune] The Swedish government has committed 10.5 million dollars, to back livelihood and resilience-building activities for refugees and host communities at the Dollo Ado refugee camp.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia