Govt to Issue N150 Billion Sovereign Green Bond Monday

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government will on Monday issue the first N150 billion green bond actions to finance green projects to achieve its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) towards Paris agreement.

[Daily Trust] The Federal Government will on Monday issue the first N150 billion green bond actions to finance green projects to achieve its Nationally Determined Contributions (NDC) towards Paris agreement.

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Ministry Strives to Empower Pastoral, Semi-Pastoral Society

[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA- Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries (MoLF) said that it has been working to transform the lives of pastoralist and semi-pastoralist people particularly in drought prone areas of Oromia, Somali, Afar and South Nations Nat…

[Ethiopian Herald] ADDIS ABABA- Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries (MoLF) said that it has been working to transform the lives of pastoralist and semi-pastoralist people particularly in drought prone areas of Oromia, Somali, Afar and South Nations Nationalities and People states over the past two quarters of this fiscal year.

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President Holds Talks With IMF Director

[Ethiopian Herald] President Dr. Mulatu Teshome and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde exchanged views on key issues relating to Ethiopia’s successive economic growth at the National Palace here yesterday.

[Ethiopian Herald] President Dr. Mulatu Teshome and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde exchanged views on key issues relating to Ethiopia's successive economic growth at the National Palace here yesterday.

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Shopping Malls, Business Centers – Cultural Ambassadors?

[Ethiopian Herald] Culture is the manifestation of people’s identity. People manifest their culture in different ways. Irrespective of their political or the level of their economic levels of growth, individuals promote and appraise their culture in di…

[Ethiopian Herald] Culture is the manifestation of people's identity. People manifest their culture in different ways. Irrespective of their political or the level of their economic levels of growth, individuals promote and appraise their culture in different ways. Religious Holidays are one of the ways people reflect their socio-cultural values. Using their old age tradition, individuals celebrate holidays in various forms. Despite the challenges from globalization, traditional societies have kept on enjoying their holidays

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Is It Time to Pull AMISOM Out?

[Ethiopian Herald] Following the August 30, 2017 United Nations Security Council’s resolution 2372, AMISOM has begun taking steps of “realignment and redeployment of troops in all the sectors” as part of the “gradual and phased” pull out of the force f…

[Ethiopian Herald] Following the August 30, 2017 United Nations Security Council's resolution 2372, AMISOM has begun taking steps of "realignment and redeployment of troops in all the sectors" as part of the "gradual and phased" pull out of the force from Somalia--handing over the full responsibility of security to Somalia National Security Forces (SNSF).

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Egyptian Media Should Swallow the Bitter Pill!

[Ethiopian Herald] The distorted information which few Egyptian media outlets have disseminated as the trio discussion on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) project reached a stalemate is unfounded and an ethical–if not a disgrace to the entire ba…

[Ethiopian Herald] The distorted information which few Egyptian media outlets have disseminated as the trio discussion on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) project reached a stalemate is unfounded and an ethical--if not a disgrace to the entire basin countries. Worse even, such emotively charged media that lose sight of the aspiration of the people of the basin, and Africans in general are reflecting views echoing to resuscitate "Egypt's water share" narrative, which is actually an outmoded one that should be kept in th

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Musa Bihi Abdi Took Oath of Office As Somaliland 5th President

[Ethiopian Herald] Ruling Kulmiye party’s Musa Bihi Abdi took oath of office as Somaliland’s fifth president on Wednesday to serve the country for the next five years.

[Ethiopian Herald] Ruling Kulmiye party's Musa Bihi Abdi took oath of office as Somaliland's fifth president on Wednesday to serve the country for the next five years.

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Ethiopia Striving to Enhance Export Trade Despite Setbacks

[Ethiopian Herald] For several centuries, Ethiopia’s economy was dependent on agriculture. The country is blessed with suitable climate, abundant water and land resource which could grow various cereal species. But since it had been practicing subsiste…

[Ethiopian Herald] For several centuries, Ethiopia's economy was dependent on agriculture. The country is blessed with suitable climate, abundant water and land resource which could grow various cereal species. But since it had been practicing subsistence farming, the country was not able to produce sufficient harvest that could satisfy domestic needs let alone the production of agricultural commodities which could compete in the international market. The Ministry of Trade indicates that the Ethiopian export sector has been

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