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News Ethiopia Economy: Five questions on change, challenges in Abiy's Ethiopia

Published on: Saturday 07 December 2019
Five questions on change, challenges in Abiy's Ethiopia
News source: https://www.nation.co.ke/news/africa/The-challenges-in-Abiy-Ethiopia/1066-5377696-10d4r12z/index.html

General elections scheduled for May will take place amid economic uncertainty and rising ethnic violence. The May 2020 elections will likely make or break Ethiopia's transition. The country has not ...

News Ethiopia Economy: Five questions on change and challenges in Abiy's Ethiopia

Published on: Saturday 07 December 2019
Five questions on change and challenges in Abiy's Ethiopia
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/five-questions-change-challenges-abiys-ethiopia-030818016.html

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed is accepting the Nobel Peace Prize next week just as his country heads into what could be the most consequential year of its fraught political transition. General elections scheduled for May would take place amid economic uncertainty and rising ethnic violence. Where

News Ethiopia Economy: Ethiopia Plants More Than 200 Million Trees in 1 Day

Published on: Monday 29 July 2019
Ethiopia Plants More Than 200 Million Trees in 1 Day
News source: https://www.voanews.com/africa/ethiopia-plants-more-200-million-trees-1-day

Ethiopia is in the midst of a tree planting campaign in which ... heat stress will lead to the loss of 80 million full-time jobs and trillions of dollars in economic costs by 2030 ...

News Ethiopia Economy: Ethiopia: Potential for State Capture Risk to Economic Reform Agenda

Published on: Tuesday 30 July 2019
Ethiopia: Potential for State Capture Risk to Economic Reform Agenda
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201907300748.html?bcmt=1

Column - The administration of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (PhD) appears keen on introducing some rebalancing in macroeconomic policymaking. Focusing on easing the regulatory environment for businesses and determined to see the creation of jobs - millions of them - it wants to shift the drive from state-centric to private sector led economic growth.

News Ethiopia Economy: Ethiopia Smashes Tree-Planting Record With Over 350 Million In A Day

Published on: Monday 29 July 2019
Ethiopia Smashes Tree-Planting Record With Over 350 Million In A Day
News source: https://www.iflscience.com/environment/ethiopia-smashes-treeplanting-record-with-over-350-million-in-a-day/

Deforestation contributed to the horrendous famine of the 1980s. Ethiopia has experienced some of the most rapid economic benefits in recent years, as well as making progress on human rights, but ...

News Ethiopia Economy: Growing Ethiopian economy, yet facing political troubles, external risks

Published on: Friday 12 July 2019
Growing Ethiopian economy, yet facing political troubles, external risks
News source: https://menafn.com/1098754199/Growing-Ethiopian-economy-yet-facing-political-troubles-external-risks?src=Rss

(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Ethiopia's economy and wealth levels have been growing strongly at 9% per annum on average for the past five years. Moody's Investors Service published a new report on ...

News Ethiopia Economy: The Latest: Analyst hopeful on Ethiopian mediation in Sudan

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
The Latest: Analyst hopeful on Ethiopian mediation in Sudan
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/latest-analyst-hopeful-ethiopian-mediation-sudan-63552308

and the weight of Ethiopia's power within the region." Abiy took power in April 2018 and quickly announced sweeping political and economic reforms. He also has taken the lead in high-profile ...

News Ethiopia Economy: Ethiopia parliament to approve telecoms liberalisation law

Published on: Thursday 06 June 2019
Ethiopia parliament to approve telecoms liberalisation law
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001328843/ethiopia-parliament-to-approve-telecoms-liberalisation-law

... expressed interest since Abiy’s pledge to transform Ethiopia’s tightly state-controlled economy by opening up strategic sectors include France’s Orange, MTN of South Africa, Britain’s Vodafone ...

News Ethiopia Economy: Ethiopian leader in Sudan on crisis mediation effort, protesters say medical staff targeted

Published on: Friday 07 June 2019
Ethiopian leader in Sudan on crisis mediation effort, protesters say medical staff targeted
News source: https://news.yahoo.com/ethiopian-leader-abiy-arrives-sudan-080328424.html

Ethiopia's prime minister held separate talks with Sudan's military rulers and opposition in Khartoum on Friday in a bid to ease the political crisis that has followed the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir. The Ethiopian initiative follows the worst bloodshed in Sudan since Bashir was ousted

News Ethiopia Economy: Ethiopia's garment workers make clothes for some of the world's largest clothing brands but get paid the lowest

Published on: Friday 10 May 2019
News source: https://edition.cnn.com/2019/05/11/africa/ethiopia-garment-workers-lowest-paid-intl/

(CNN)With a range of economic incentives like the freshly built industrial parks for garment manufacturing, Ethiopia has positioned itself to become one of the world's top exporters of textile and ...

News Ethiopia Economy: Ethiopia hosts World Economic Forum on Africa next year

Published on: Wednesday 15 May 2019
News source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2019-05/15/c_138061251.htm

ADDIS ABABA, May 15 (Xinhua) -- The Ethiopian government on Wednesday signed an agreement with the World Economic Forum to host the World Economic Forum on Africa, which is slated for September next ...

News Ethiopia Economy: A new industry in Ethiopia is creating jobs. But at what cost?

Published on: Thursday 09 May 2019
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/2019/05/10/new-industry-ethiopia-is-creating-jobs-what-cost/

This is what lies behind the label you may soon see announcing that your clothes were “Made in Ethiopia.” There’s great potential in the social and economic experiment unfolding in East Africa, but it ...