Thursday, September 29, 2022

    Author Name

    Samuel Bogale

    Total Articles by the Author

    60 ARTICLE

    Gondar goes thirsty, tap run dry for months

    Residents of Gondar city are hit with a critical shortage of water, as the city runs out of options to provide tap water to...

    “I would rather starve here”

    With hills surrounding north Gondar and the wet season in full gear, it would be difficult for anyone to reside in the cold, chilling...

    Hotels to see duty free shops in lobbies

    Hotels with a four stars and above will be eligible to have duty free shops at their premises, once the new customs regulation is...

    Gov’t temporarily exempts baby formula milk from VAT

    Importers of baby formula milk are not required to pay value added tax (VAT) following a new temporary exemption rule placed by authorities at...

    Wage increases fetch broader smiles amongst bankers

    The recent news that executives of banks are conveying to their employees is not short of a pleasant surprise in times of increasing living...

    Parties advise arming public for own safety

    - Political parties based in Oromia reject the proposal     - PM reveals severe sacrifices, scarce number of police forces Political parties urge the government...

    Fuel price increase troubles fuel dealers, oil companies

    Fuel dealers are in a pickle due to a shortage of working capital as gas retail prices increased by 29 percent for benzene and...

    Lifting fuel subsidy entails inflation, relieves gov’t

    The government's long-running fuel subsidy is about to come to an end. After months of planning, the federal government recently started to gradually remove...

    Ethiopia quarantines two individuals suspected of Monkeypox

    Two individuals with complexity of symptoms have been quarantined after being suspected of the new outbreak, Monkeypox, in Ethiopia. The first cases of the...

    Franco Valuta: a bitter pill to swallow on top of unending macroeconomic woes

    In April 2021, the government of Ethiopia introduced a new rule to allow Franco-Valuta imports of essential food commodities without foreign exchange permits. It...


    News in Brief

    Ethiopia to takeover UNSC presidency in September Ethiopia will take over the presidency of the United Nation Security Council (UNSC) in the coming month of September.

    The business of aid

    Freedom is one of the fundamental rights accorded to humans. People should have the freedom to speak, act and think. But how does one acquire true freedom? I believe that behind freedom, there is power.

    Sport commission signs deal to renovate Addis Ababa stadium

    The Ethiopian Sports Commission signed an agreement with Friends Engineering PLC on Thursday, June 17, 2021 to renovate Addis Ababa stadium.

    To survive foreign competition, central bank governor suggests mandatory mergers, acquisitions

    The bankers' association is upset about the tax on...