Tuesday, February 20, 2024

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Parliament votes to extend State of Emergency

The House of People’s Representatives has passed a nearly unanimous decision to extend the state of emergency first declared in August 2023. Human rights bodies have urged the government to consider the impact of the decision. 

Which way out for Ethiopia-Somalia impasse?

Analysts split on possibility of escalation A milestone sea access-forrecognition deal inked between Ethiopia and breakaway Somaliland has pushed a wedge between Addis Ababa and...

Governor Mamo set on quadrupling forex reserves by 2026

Current, capital account policies to undergo revision The National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) has unveiled a three-year strategy that regulators hope will enable them to...

Studies implicate private sector in violent conflict, war profiteering

Commission expects private sector contribution to USD 900mln rehabilitation efforts Studies conducted by the National Rehabilitation Commission and the Addis Ababa Chamber of Commerce and...

OVID Construction makes foray into finance with mortgage banking venture

Promoters looking to meet NBE 5bln minimum capital threshold The executives of a fast-growing construction firm have decided to take a chance in the...