Family Milk, a leading dairy producer within Ethiopia is expanding its partnership with SGI Frontier Capital – an international private equity fund – to help expand its operations and introduce a new pioneering technology to the country.
Grappling with vicious cycles of drought and low productivity, the African Agricultural sector is about to see new initiatives that will propel innovation and technology oriented farming practices in which the African Development Bank (AfDB) has announced a USD 50 billion in financing.
The Federal Public Procurement and Property Administration Agency (FPPA) along with its key partner organizations, on Thursday unveiled a five-year Electronic Procurement Strategic Document and Action Plan, which is said to implement an electronically aided procurement dubbed e-GP or [e-Government Procurement].
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.
A newly established local financial technology solutions provider has prioritized university students as entry points for a digital payment services ranging from mobile banking to customized e-bill handlings.
The Culture and Tourism Bureau of the Addis Ababa City Administration has announced that it is deploying a modern digital equipment which locates tourism spots to enable tourists easily locate major tourism spots across the city.
The founders of iCog Labs, an Ethiopian IT company that focuses on Artificial Intelligence (AI) is set to advance in areas of AI revolution and genetic data analysis which they believe is bigger than the humanoid robot, Sophia.
Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Input Output Hong Kong, a company based in Hong Kong, China, on Thursday for the utilization of a blockchain application platform called Cardano, a type of blockchain record management platform used in Ada cryptocurrency, in Ethiopia.
With small and dwindling statistics on Ethiopian women entering fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics a.k.a. STEM fields; the annual ‘Ethiopian Challenge Girls Making app’ has been launched in an effort to appease the next generation of girls that choose to enter the male-dominated fields in the capital.