Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) appoints Yinager Dessie (PhD) to govern the National Bank of Ethiopia while Bekalu Zeleke was appointed to serve as vice governor and Chief Economist of the Central Bank.
The members of the House of Peoples’ Representatives (HPR) have called Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) for a question and answer session regarding the recent decisions made by the Executive Committee of the Ethiopian Peoples’ Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) and his administration.
The Ethiopian Revenues and Customs Authority (ERCA) Addis Ababa Kality Customs Branch Office has frozen the assets and properties of the South Korean construction firm, Keangnam Enterprises, in a bid to recover more than 260 million birr in unpaid customs duty.
Despite a little support by regional governments and officials, hundreds of displaced people from Oromia and Beinshangul Gumz Regional States are languishing in the harshest living conditions in Bahir Dar, the capital of Amhara Regional states, The Reporter has learnt.
Unusual to its culture of democratic centralism, the Central Committee of the Tigray Peoples’ Liberation Front (TPLF) has issued a statement on Wednesday criticizing the decision of Executive Committee of Ethiopian Peoples’ Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) although nine of its members were party to the decision which was passed.
Interview | Jun 02
After replacing Ambassador Giuseppe Mistretta and on the hills of the Italian National day which falls today, Ambassador Arturo Luzzi reflects with The Reporter’s Samuel Getachew on his country, some of the highlights of the past year spent touring Ethiopia, on the dwindling local Italian community and on the areas he intends to focus on to strengthen the unbinding relationship between Italy and Ethiopia. Excerpts:
Interview | May 19
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