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News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopian Business Forum seeks to attract Qatari FDI, says envoy

Published on: Monday 27 January 2020
Ethiopian Business Forum seeks to attract Qatari FDI, says envoy
News source: https://www.gulf-times.com/story/654348/Ethiopian-Business-Forum-seeks-to-attract-Qatari-F

Ambassador Samia Zekaria said the forum will be organised in collaboration with Qatari company, KON, and is expected to gather leading businesses and Qatari investors during the one-day event. Zekaria ...

News Ethiopia Events: Growing outcry in Ethiopia over abducted university students

Published on: Monday 27 January 2020
Growing outcry in Ethiopia over abducted university students
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/growing-outcry-ethiopia-abducted-university-students-68560606

Ethiopians are expressing anger and frustration over several university students, most of them female, who remain missing after their kidnapping two months ago

News Ethiopia Events: Death toll up to 10 in Ethiopia platform collapse; 250 hurt

Published on: Monday 20 January 2020
Death toll up to 10 in Ethiopia platform collapse; 250 hurt
News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/death-toll-10-ethiopia-platform-collapse-250-hurt-68423381

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia -- Regional officials in Ethiopia on Tuesday confirmed 10 deaths and 250 people injured after a wooden platform collapsed during a religious event the day before. Thousands of ...

News Ethiopia Events: 17th Mumbai Marathon: Ethiopian breaks record for 42-km full marathon

Published on: Sunday 19 January 2020
17th Mumbai Marathon: Ethiopian breaks record for 42-km full marathon
News source: https://in.news.yahoo.com/17th-mumbai-marathon-ethiopian-breaks-202536739.html

Flagged off for the 17th time, the main attraction of the morning was the elite athlete s full marathon (42 km), which was won by Derara Hurisa of Ethiopia. Hurisa completed the feat in two hours and eight minutes, breaking the marathon s all-time record.

News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopian duo reigns in Houston Marathon

Published on: Sunday 19 January 2020
Ethiopian duo reigns in Houston Marathon
News source: https://www.houstonchronicle.com/olympics/article/Ethiopian-duo-reigns-in-Houston-Marathon-14988457.php

She’s one of three Ethiopian women to win at least twice ... time World Athletics Gold Label marathons and half-marathons have been run on the same day at the same venue. The designation honors an ...

News Ethiopia Events: Faced with climate change and growth, Ethiopia's capital shores up its water supply

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Faced with climate change and growth, Ethiopia's capital shores up its water supply
News source: http://news.trust.org/item/20191010050412-6lnc7/

Bisrat Kifle, a researcher and associate professor at Ethiopian Civil Service University, said the problem will get worse as extreme weather events such as flooding and drought become more common.

News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopian Airlines Ex-Engineer Says Records Breached After Boeing 737 Max Crash

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Ethiopian Airlines Ex-Engineer Says Records Breached After Boeing 737 Max Crash
News source: https://skift.com/2019/10/07/ethiopian-airlines-ex-engineer-says-records-breached-after-boeing-737-max-crash/

predicting that if pilots are not sufficiently drilled on Boeing’s protocols for how to disable the autopilot system in the event of a misfire, “it will be a crash for sure.” Ethiopian has ...

News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopian New Year Brings Dallas Community Together

Published on: Friday 06 September 2019
Ethiopian New Year Brings Dallas Community Together
News source: https://www.keranews.org/post/ethiopian-new-year-brings-dallas-community-together

It’s organized by the Mutual Assistance Association for Ethiopian Community (MAAEC). The events feature singers from Ethiopia, traditional food and a coffee ceremony — Ethiopia is considered the ...

News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopian church leaders push gay 'conversion therapy'

Published on: Friday 06 September 2019
Ethiopian church leaders push gay 'conversion therapy'
News source: https://ewn.co.za/2019/09/06/ethiopian-church-leaders-push-gay-conversion-therapy

an Orthodox Christian priest who has spent more than a decade warning about the spread of homosexuality in Ethiopia, the leaders intend to introduce the association at an event in the capital ...

News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopia invites public to visit infamous torture facility

Published on: Friday 06 September 2019
Ethiopia invites public to visit infamous torture facility
News source: https://www.geo.tv/latest/246874-ethiopia-invites-public-to-visit-infamous-torture-facility

Ethiopian authorities intend to turn Maekelawi into a museum ... especially after the assassination of five military and government officials in June -- an event that posed the greatest threat yet to ...

News Ethiopia Events: WIN an Invitation to the 2019 Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) and Travel to Ethiopia to Cover the Largest African Hospitality Event in Africa

Published on: Tuesday 13 August 2019
WIN an Invitation to the 2019 Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) and Travel to Ethiopia to Cover the Largest African Hospitality Event in Africa
News source: https://www.africanews.com/2019/08/13/win-an-invitation-to-the-2019-africa-hotel-investment-forum-ahif-and-travel-to-ethiopia-to-cover-the-largest-african-hospitality-event-in-africa/

APO Group (www.APO-opa.com), the leading media relations consultancy and press release distribution service in Africa and the Middle East, will award one African journalist transport, accommodation ...

News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopian-Israeli Delegation Heads to Addis Ababa to Compete in a Tech Event

Published on: Tuesday 13 August 2019
Ethiopian-Israeli Delegation Heads to Addis Ababa to Compete in a Tech Event
News source: https://www.algemeiner.com/2019/08/13/ethiopian-israeli-delegation-heads-to-addis-ababa-to-compete-in-a-tech-event/

CTech – A delegation of young Ethiopian-Israelis working in the Israeli tech sector arrived in Addis Ababa on Tuesday to partake in the annual SolveIT innovation competition run by Addis Ababa-based ...

News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopia: Remarks By Ambassador Raynor At Ethio Lease Event Thursday, August 8, Sheraton Hotel, Addis Ababa

Published on: Sunday 11 August 2019
Ethiopia: Remarks By Ambassador Raynor At Ethio Lease Event Thursday, August 8, Sheraton Hotel, Addis Ababa
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201908120184.html

Mr. Frans VanSchaik, Executive Chairman of African Asset Finance Company Holdings. It's a great pleasure for me to be a part of today's launch of Ethio Lease. This event represents a big step ...

News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopia backs Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF)

Published on: Tuesday 23 July 2019
Ethiopia backs Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF)
News source: https://www.hospitalitynet.org/news/4094340.html

Prominent figures from Ethiopia's public and private sectors have spoken out publicly to welcome the return to Addis Ababa of the Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) (www.AHIF.com), which is the premier tourism and hotel investment conference in Africa, and to encourage others to attend.

News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopia celebrates Olympic Day with week of sporting events

Published on: Saturday 27 July 2019
Ethiopia celebrates Olympic Day with week of sporting events
News source: https://www.insidethegames.biz/articles/1082685/ethiopian-olympic-committee-olympic-day

The Ethiopian Olympic Committee (EOC) marked Olympic Day with a whole week of celebrations and sporting events in the country's capital Addis Ababa. The festivities, under the title of "Olympisim for ...

News Ethiopia Events: Coffee, culture, conversation with Ethiopian visitor at Happy Cappuccino

Published on: Tuesday 16 July 2019
Coffee, culture, conversation with Ethiopian visitor at Happy Cappuccino
News source: https://blog.timesunion.com/tablehopping/63088/coffee-culture-conversation-with-ethiopian-visitor-at-happy-cappuccino/

Scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, July 26, the event will have as featured guest Belayneh Woldemariam, Empower Ethiopia’s in-country adviser, who will be making his first visit to the ...

News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopia's leader keeps turning off the internet

Published on: Monday 15 July 2019
Ethiopia's leader keeps turning off the internet
News source: https://www.clickondetroit.com/tech/ethiopias-leader-keeps-turning-off-the-internet

and journalists prevented from reporting on events. Recent developments have left many in Ethiopia skeptical about the durability and sincerity of Abiy's reforms. Atnaf Brhane, a fellow co-founder of ...

News Ethiopia Events: Ethiopian Authorities Arrest Dozens After Coup Attempt

Published on: Thursday 27 June 2019
Ethiopian Authorities Arrest Dozens After Coup Attempt
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201906280367.html

In Ethiopia, an Amhara region party spokesman has said scores of its supporters have been arrested. The sweep in Addis Ababa follows a bid by a militia to seize power in the nation's second-largest region.