International Commodities Conference Held in Addis

[Addis Fortune] The Sixth International Conference on Pulses, Oilseeds and Spices was conducted on November 16 and 17 at the Intercontinental Hotel in Addis Ababa. Participants came from all over the world, including over 90 foreign trade delegates and…

[Addis Fortune] The Sixth International Conference on Pulses, Oilseeds and Spices was conducted on November 16 and 17 at the Intercontinental Hotel in Addis Ababa. Participants came from all over the world, including over 90 foreign trade delegates and 200 local delegates.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Matters of Interest

[Addis Fortune] As we are all citizens of the world, notwithstanding differences of ideologies or politics, there are certain issues which interest us all as members of humanity. If that concerns some of the super-powers like the Brexit referendum in t…

[Addis Fortune] As we are all citizens of the world, notwithstanding differences of ideologies or politics, there are certain issues which interest us all as members of humanity. If that concerns some of the super-powers like the Brexit referendum in the UK or the US presidential election, the concern come closer to our homes. We have heard that there were many people who had foregone their sweet sleep keeping themselves abreast with the minute by minute changing figures at each voting state. The progress was breathtaking

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Undesirable Side Effect of New Guideline On Relinquishing Shares

[Addis Fortune] The long-standing saga that has held foreign nationals of Ethiopian origin who are shareholders in financial institutions in limbo for about two years was resolved after the National Bank of Ethiopia issued a guideline effective from 28…

[Addis Fortune] The long-standing saga that has held foreign nationals of Ethiopian origin who are shareholders in financial institutions in limbo for about two years was resolved after the National Bank of Ethiopia issued a guideline effective from 28 October 2016.

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Plurality Within Reform

[Addis Fortune] It is only fitting that media is focusing on the preeminent national agenda of deep reform, set by the incumbent long before the Ireccha flare-ups that spread like a prairie fire across the wider parts of Oromia.

[Addis Fortune] It is only fitting that media is focusing on the preeminent national agenda of deep reform, set by the incumbent long before the Ireccha flare-ups that spread like a prairie fire across the wider parts of Oromia.

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Heineken to Claim No1 Production Capacity

[Addis Fortune] Heineken Ethiopia is set to inaugurate its one year expansion project executed at a total cost of 2.4 billion Br. The project will give the company the highest production capacity in Ethiopia’s brewery industry. When fully operational t…

[Addis Fortune] Heineken Ethiopia is set to inaugurate its one year expansion project executed at a total cost of 2.4 billion Br. The project will give the company the highest production capacity in Ethiopia's brewery industry. When fully operational the capacity of Heniken is expected to surpass the current leader in the industry, BGI Ethiopia by one million hectoliter.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

A Public Salary Raise Based On Priorities

[Addis Fortune] At the presidential opening statement of the joint session of the House of People’s representatives (HPR) and the House of Federation (HoF), covered and long list of social, political and economic ills, flickering light on the prioritie…

[Addis Fortune] At the presidential opening statement of the joint session of the House of People's representatives (HPR) and the House of Federation (HoF), covered and long list of social, political and economic ills, flickering light on the priorities of the state.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia

Controversial Broadcasting Exec’s Position Under FIre

[News24Wire] SABC executive Hlaudi Motsoeneng’s position as chief executive for corporate affairs has no standing until the Public Protector’s report on him is suspended or overturned on review, the Western Cape High Court heard on Tuesday.

[News24Wire] SABC executive Hlaudi Motsoeneng's position as chief executive for corporate affairs has no standing until the Public Protector's report on him is suspended or overturned on review, the Western Cape High Court heard on Tuesday.

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In Midst of New HQ, United Bank Makes Profit

[Addis Fortune] United Bank S.C presented its annual report to its shareholders at the Hilton Addis Hotel on November 17. The bank’s total paid up capital reached 1.25 million Br this fiscal year, an increase of around 28pc from last year’s total of 97…

[Addis Fortune] United Bank S.C presented its annual report to its shareholders at the Hilton Addis Hotel on November 17. The bank's total paid up capital reached 1.25 million Br this fiscal year, an increase of around 28pc from last year's total of 974.7 million Br. The bank's earnings per share also showed an increase, going from 29.82 Br in 2014/15, to 32.44 in 2015/16.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia