The Executive Secretary of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), Carlos Lopes (PhD), has been appointed as commissioner for the Global Commission on the Economy and Climate (GCEC).
The new income tax law, which is making headways to reform the tax regime, is being hailed by a tax expert as the draft law offers modest adjustments and provisions that include insertions of income categories to the tax basket.
Hawassa University (HU) and the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) on Wednesday inked a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a framework of cooperation between the two institutions.
In another shocking report to House of People’s Representatives (HPR), the Institution of the Ombudsman has once again exposed widespread maladministration practices in government institutions overseeing the distribution of subsidized food items, housing and construction, land management and compensation which has become causes for discontentment in the Addis Ababa and other regions of Ethiopia.
Africa Hall, the permanent headquarters of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA), which was where the predecessor of the African Union (AU)—the Organization of the African Unity (OAU)—was established, is to undergo a major renovation.