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Addis Chamber appoints first female president

With females taking a high role in different levels of government, the Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce & Sectoral Associations has elected its first ever female president, Mesebet Shenkute, a former Bank executive with years of experience in the sector.

Addis Chamber elects woman president

The Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce elected Mesenbet Shenkut for president in its October 25, 2018 general assembly. She will serve as president for the coming two years. Mesenber emerged victorious by garnering 419 votes out of 1050 casted, while her rival Salhadin Kelifa got 276 votes.

Poultry, livestock attract foreign investors

Expected to host thousands of visitors for the fourth year; the African Livestock Exhibition and Congress opened its premier event in the presence of government officials, diplomats and exhibitors from 13 countries on Thursday at the Millennium Hall.

CCCC to establish regional office in Addis

With a growing Chinese presence within Ethiopia, China Communications Construction Company Ltd (CCCC) is set to make its regional head office at Addis Ababa. To be called CCC’s East Africa Head Office, Technology and Innovation Center for Construction Technologies, it will be situated on a 30,000 m2 plot of land.