In the wake of privatizing state-owned sugar plants and properties, consultants hired to shape the future sugar sector in Ethiopia have urged the government to remove the existing 33 percent excise tax levied on local producers.
Business | Nov 30
Cementing its six decades of business in the beverage industry of Ethiopia, the Coca-Cola Company under its subsidiary in Ethiopia has tendered its bid to acquire a sugar plant or plants the government is about to privatize in the early months of 2020, The Reporter has learnt.
Aimed at controlling and deterring the spread of hate speech and disinformation among the society by, “irresponsible activists,” the government has tabled a draft bill before the House of People’s representatives (HPR), a week after it was first endorsed by the Council of Ministers (CoM).
The Budget and Finance Standing Committee of the House of People’s Representatives (HPR) lambasted the Ministry of Finance (MoF), over its handling of inflation and soring living costs, which they say has affected citizens across the country.
Ethiopia has been elected as a member of the World Heritage Committee of UNESCO – the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization for a four year term. This took place during the 22nd General Assembly of the World Heritage Convention in Paris, France.
Interview | Nov 16
The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is a UN specialized agency that regulates the global aviation industry. Ethiopia is one of the founding members of ICAO.
Interview | Nov 09
“We are working towards an amendment of the establishment proclamation to ensure the full autonomy of the Commission” Daniel Bekele (PhD)
Daniel Bekele (PhD) is the newly-minted Chief Commissioner of the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission.
Interview | Nov 02
A former journalist, Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard is a Franco-Gabonese self-made entrepreneur and angel investor. He is the founder, chairman and owner of APO Group, the leading media relations' consulting firm and press release distribution service in Africa and the Middle East which he founded 12 years ago.