Monthly Archives: October 2015

Ethio Telecom Earned An Award for Quality Management

Ethio Telecom has been awarded the “International Europe Award for Quality” for this  year in recognition of its commitment to the quality of business management. Ethio Telecom, CEO, Andualem Admassie received the award in Paris, France. read more

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Best Trekking in Tigray

Tigray situated in the remote northern parts of Ethiopia offers the best trekking routes. Its sharp cliffs and towering rock columns are between the altitude range of 1,000 and 3,000. It’s an exciting place for walking and climbing. The warm weather condition is moderate allowing enjoyment of both the sun and trekking. read more

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South Africa: Leaders in giving to be honoured at Inyathelo Philanthropy Awards

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Ethiopia: Considering to Boost the Service Sector

In the current phase of the Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP II), Ethiopia has planned to reduce shares of the agricultural sector in the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to 36% in favor of industry and service sectors. read more

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South Africa: Gauteng focuses on information technology to improve service delivery

The Gauteng Provincial Government will host a two-day ICT Summit on Monday, 02 November 2015 and Tuesday, 03 November 2015 at Gallagher Convention Centre, Midrand. This inaugural summit takes place under the theme “Connecting the Gauteng City Region for Modern and Faster Public Services”. read more

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Three Ways to Use Solar Energy for Data Centres

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Seychelles – IMF: Reflecting strong tourist arrivals and expanding credit to the private sector, economic growth for 2015 has been revised up from 3.5 to 4.3 percent

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) staff mission led by Mr. Wendell Samuel visited Victoria from October 15-28, 2015 to conduct discussions on the third review under the Extended Fund Facility (EFF) Arrangement with Seychelles.[1] read more

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Global Nutrition Report indicates mixed picture of progress in tackling malnutrition across Africa

Nutrition can be a driver of change or a barrier to progress. According to the Global Nutrition Report (GNR), which has been presented in Kampala on the eve of the sixth Africa Day for Food and Nutrition Security Conference (30 October), there is a need for a strong political commitment, investment and accountability if the goal of reducing malnutrition is to be achieved. read more

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L’Afrique, « la nouvelle Chine » en matière d’appétence pour le secteur du détail

Le continent africain bénéficie d’un rapide développement du secteur de la vente de détail : il est comparé à la Chine en 1987 lorsqu’on prédisait que le pays deviendrait le prochain pays phare(1). read more

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Equatorial Guinea: The Bioko Oil Terminal will serve the enormous demand for storage in the currently underserved Gulf of Guinea region

The Ministry of Mines, Industry and Energy, representing the Government of Equatorial Guinea, announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with three companies to build a crude oil and petroleum products storage tank farm on Bioko Island, Equatorial Guinea. read more

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Equatorial Guinea Promotes New Offshore Exploration in 2016

Following the success of its 2012 and 2014 bidding rounds, the Ministry of Mines, Industry and Energy of Equatorial Guinea has announced it will launch a new bidding round for all remaining deep and ultra-deepwater blocks in 2016. read more

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Top Ten Fascinating Facts about Ethiopia Media has not told you

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Bamboo Finance and Louis Dreyfus Holding Launch Impact Investment Fund NISABA, Focusing on Agribusiness in Sub-Saharan Africa

Nisaba, Impact Investment Fund for Agribusiness in Sub-Saharan Africa read more

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A key barrier in development of small hydropower in Africa

H.E. the Commissioner for Infrastructure and Energy and the Italian Government through H.E. the Italian Ambassador to Ethiopia and to the African Union, accompanied by the Deputy Ambassador, representatives of the Legal Counsel, Protocol and Department of Information and Communication signed a Financial Agreement to support capacity development for small hydropower in the East African Community. read more

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