“Do not use a word or concept that you can not define”; “Democratize your household first," are some of the living words for which his students at Addis Ababa University (AAU) will remember the unapologetically Marxist political science and international relations professor Gebru Mersha.
In the midst of challenges faced by the tourism industry in the country, Ethiopia attracted 800,000 visitors last year, earning the country much-needed foreign exchange to the tune of USD 5.6 billion, a report revealed.
The French brand operator Accor Hotels Group has inked contract agreements with local investors to install three additional brands in Ethiopia. As a result, Accor Hotels operated hotels will reach five in the country.
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Zemedeneh Negatu, a leading businessman, who was the managing partner of EY Ethiopia, has parted ways with the multinational consultancy and advisory firm, EY (formerly Ernst & Young), ending a decade-and-a-half old relationship. Zemedeneh has now assumed a new role – Global Chairman of Fairfax Africa Fund LLC.
Hosting the 15th edition of the African Fine Coffees Conference and Exhibition, members of the African Fine Coffees Association (AFCA) expressed that the turnout of the event was promising in attracting more businesses to local exporters.
On the last day of work before the half-year recess, the House of People’s Representatives (HPR) on Tuesday endorsed eight bills on USD 860 million loan agreements the government signed with lenders.
Forex shortage affects cement factory productivity The richest man in Africa, Aliko Dangote, is contemplating to invest in the Sugar industry in Ethiopia.
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Political unrest has minimal impact on the airline Africa’s largest and fastest growing airline, Ethiopian Airlines, has made a record high net profit of six billion birr (273 million dollars) in the 2015-2016 fiscal year ending June 2016.
One of the indigenous dairy producers, MB-PLC, producer of Family Milk, is to invest 80 million birr on its diary manufacturing plant located in Lafto Industrial Zone.