Chinese Company Inks Pact With Convention Centre

[Addis Fortune] The Addis Abeba International Convention and Exhibition Centre (AAICEC) and CGCOC Group Ltd. have signed an agreement for the construction of the long-delayed centre’s phase one project at the cost of 1.1 billion dollars.

[Addis Fortune] The Addis Abeba International Convention and Exhibition Centre (AAICEC) and CGCOC Group Ltd. have signed an agreement for the construction of the long-delayed centre's phase one project at the cost of 1.1 billion dollars.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

No New Arrest in Courtney Case

[News24Wire] Western Cape police have not made any new arrests with regard to the rape and murder of three-year-old Courtney Pieters from Elsies River, police said on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] Western Cape police have not made any new arrests with regard to the rape and murder of three-year-old Courtney Pieters from Elsies River, police said on Tuesday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Techno Brain Partners With Oracle

[Addis Fortune] Techno Brain, one of the leading ICT Solutions providers, has partnered with Oracle, the second largest software making company in the world, since last week. This has helped Techno Brain to earn a Field Delivery Partner (FDP) status. H…

[Addis Fortune] Techno Brain, one of the leading ICT Solutions providers, has partnered with Oracle, the second largest software making company in the world, since last week. This has helped Techno Brain to earn a Field Delivery Partner (FDP) status. Headquartered in Nairobi, Techno Brain has a presence in over 20 African countries including Ethiopia. The new partnership will enable the company to deliver customer service, installations, maintenance, and other related support for entities with Oracle products.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Eseka Train Accident – Head of State Reacts to Enquiry Results

[Cameroon Tribune] The publication of results of the enquiry into the October 21, 2016 train derailment points to acts of compassion by the Head of State and presents CAMRAIL as responsible for the accident.

[Cameroon Tribune] The publication of results of the enquiry into the October 21, 2016 train derailment points to acts of compassion by the Head of State and presents CAMRAIL as responsible for the accident.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Mbalula to Ensure ‘No Woman Is Turned Away From Police Stations’

[News24Wire] Police minister Fikile Mbalula says he will launch a campaign in the coming weeks to ensure that complaints of violence against women are handled with the sensitivity it requires at every police station in the country.

[News24Wire] Police minister Fikile Mbalula says he will launch a campaign in the coming weeks to ensure that complaints of violence against women are handled with the sensitivity it requires at every police station in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Authority Estimates Daily Incomes

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian Revenue and Customs Authority (ERCA) has assessed the income of 76,081 businesses with the aim of revising the tax rate. The new assessment involves estimating the daily income of businesses.

[Addis Fortune] The Ethiopian Revenue and Customs Authority (ERCA) has assessed the income of 76,081 businesses with the aim of revising the tax rate. The new assessment involves estimating the daily income of businesses.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

The Less Rewarding Trend of Insurance Regulations in Ethiopia

[Addis Fortune] In Ethiopia, the modern insurance business has no deep-rooted history like in most countries of the world. According to many historians and scholars, the emergence of the modern insurance industry traces back to the pioneer, the former …

[Addis Fortune] In Ethiopia, the modern insurance business has no deep-rooted history like in most countries of the world. According to many historians and scholars, the emergence of the modern insurance industry traces back to the pioneer, the former Bank of Abyssinia, established by Emperor Menelik II in 1905. Thus, the business of insurance has a record of only 112 years in Ethiopia.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Museveni Asks Rockefeller Foundation to Support Agriculture

[Monitor] Entebbe -President Museveni has asked the Rockefeller Foundation to support Uganda in the development of a solar-powered irrigation system affordable to smallholder farmers boost food production capacity.

[Monitor] Entebbe -President Museveni has asked the Rockefeller Foundation to support Uganda in the development of a solar-powered irrigation system affordable to smallholder farmers boost food production capacity.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda