Friday, December 2, 2022

    Tag: News

    Rapid bus project in limbo

    The 19.2km long Bus Rapid Transit Lane (BRT) project’s fate remains unclear as disagreements with the contractor of the project caused foreign loan disbursements to stop.

    Inflation hits 35.1 percent, the highest in over a decade

    Headline inflation reached 35.1 percent last month, said the Ethiopian Statistics Service in its report delayed by over two weeks from the usual timeline.

    Fuel contraband forces new strategy

    In a bid to reduce fuel smuggled from Ethiopia to neighboring countries, the Ethiopian government is devising a new fuel supply strategy, which mandates quota based fuel distribution to regional states. Regional states have already embarked on studying the number of residents and fuel demands in each city and towns in their respective regions.

    Ministry to remove regional identification from vehicle plates with council approved bill

    The Council of Ministers approves the road transport draft amendment proclamation that will end the use of regional identifications on vehicle plates. The Council approved the draft bill during its fourth ordinary session on January 20, 2021.

    World Bank forecasts war economy to heal in 2022, but challenges abound

    The World Bank (WB) projected Ethiopia’s economic growth for 2022 to reach 4.3 percent. It is an optimist projection made based on assumption that the soar in price commodities in the global market would help economies like Ethiopia to register a better growth this year.


    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.

    Time for Eritrean troops to leave Ethiopia

    Ever since the federal government of Ethiopia and the...

    EEP awaits ENDF takeover to resume electricity in Mekelle

    Teams are ready to repair damaged electric lines Executives of...

    Confusion reigns over payment system reform

    Gone are the days when a telecom operator solely...