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Ethiopia's Economic Slowdown Takes A Toll Ethiopia been praised by the global community for its outstanding economic performances for decades.  Although the country has registered one of the highest economic growth rates in Africa, the economy has been slowing down in …

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Alemayehu Tadesse

Reflecting on Drama Alemayehu Tadesse is one of Ethiopia’s most accomplished actors and playwright. Having worked in television, film and theatre, as well as being a producer and writer, Alemayehu has seen the ups and downs of Ethiopia’s arts scene for …

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Flooded With Excess Liquidity, Banks Launch New Schemes

Commercial banks in Ethiopia are currently finding themselves with more liquidity than they can work with. While this is a good moment for those who have been desperately looking for credit, it has pushed commercial banks to sit on resources …

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Uphill Climb

Fight Against Illegal Currency Trading  Over the recent months, the government has undertaken several measures to wipe out the parallel exchange market. But none of the measures were effective in arresting the spread of black market transactions. The first step was …

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Zero Hour

Ethiopia's Economic Slowdown Takes A Toll Ethiopia been praised by the global community for its outstanding economic performances for decades.  Although the country has register... Read more

The Mounting Illicit Capital Out Flows From Ethiopia

The Mounting Illicit Capital Out Flows From Ethiopia

Illicit financial flows (IFFs) have become a major concern globally, especially in recent years. Ethiopia is not an exception in this regard. The country loses between USD1.3 bil... Read more

Flooded With Excess Liquidity, Banks Launch New Schemes

Flooded With Excess Liquidity, Banks Launch New Schemes

Commercial banks in Ethiopia are currently finding themselves with more liquidity than they can work with. While this is a good moment for those who have been desperately looking... Read more

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Tobacco Plague Invades Ethiopia

Tobacco Plague Invades Ethiopia

Recently, Ethiopia has been coming to grips with a sweeping tobacco addiction epidemic. Unlike past years, the cigarette epidemic is not limited to adults. In fact, students and young p... Read more

Ambulances Stuck in Traffic

Ambulances Stuck in Traffic

Ambulances are an everyday sight in Addis, zipping from one side of the city to the other, carrying patients to hospitals around the city. However, even as they carry out their life sav... Read more

The New Normal

The New Normal

Ethiopia's Flirtation With Hard Drugs  Issues with drug abuse are not new to developing countries. Often affecting the poorest and youngest members of society, hard drugs are starting ... Read more

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Behailu Wase A Rising Star …

Behailu Wase A Rising Star on The Horizon

Behailu Wase is one of the popular stars in the Ethiopian television and film industry. As a writer, director and producer, Behailu is the m... Read more

The Glamorous Modelling Pro…

The Glamorous Modelling Profession

Modelling has been an established career in much of the world for a long time. Involved in advertising, runway shows, and everything in betw... Read more

Alemayehu Tadesse

Reflecting on Drama Alemayehu Tadesse is one of Ethiopia’s most accomplished actors and playwright. Having worked in television, film and t... Read more

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Back in Business

Back in Business

The Fate of the Hotel Industry After Turmoil The hotel industry in Ethiopia has been reeling over the last couple of years, following political unrest in various parts of the country, and a drop in tourist num... Read more

Weak Public Procurement Cripples Ethiopia

Weak Public Procurement Cripples Ethiopia

Public procurement has long been a subject of discord in Ethiopia. While other developing countries have managed to use public procurement as an avenue for growth, the procurement system in Ethiopia seems to ha... Read more

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The New Face of Hamer

The New Face of Hamer

The Hamer people are an Omotic community inhabiting southwestern Ethiopia, east of the Omo River and live in villages like Turmi and Dimeka. The Hamer have very unique rituals... Read more

Branding Still Untapped

Branding Still Untapped

Companies trying to connect with the buying public through creating unique brands is still a fairly new phenomenon in Ethiopia. Even so, some companies are starting to take th... Read more

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In the past, Africa’s cities have been growing, invisible from the global community. However, in recent years, some African cities have started becoming more noticeable on the world stage. This... Read more

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The White-Box of Ethiopian Agriculture

The agricultural sector remains our Achilles heel, nonetheless, we remain convinced that agricultural-based development remains the only source of hope ...

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As the Ethiopian government seeks to transform the economy into one that’s rooted in manufacturing, the simplicity for local investors to access finance...

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Ethiopia, Eritrea Should Reunite

Tamrat Layne, 63, was Prime Minister of the Transitional Government of Ethiopia, serving from June 1991 to October 1995. He became a member of the Ethiopian Peoples’ Revolutionary Party (EPRP) Read more

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At The Helm of the National Theatre Nebiyou Baye D

The government recently appointed Nebiyou Baye as the new director of the National Theatre of Ethiopia. Although he worked in films as an actor and writer on top of lecturing Read more

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The Sacking Hiring of Coaches In the Ethiopian Pre

It is common to see the firing and appointment of many coaches in the Ethiopian Premier League, in which 16 clubs are participating currently. Even in the 2017/18 season, 12 Read more

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The Irony Behind Wheat Scarcity

Why Ethiopia imports huge amounts of wheat while endowed with vast suitable land for farming  In recent years, wheat shortages have been getting more and more severe in urban areas like Read more

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The Riddles of Urban Safety Net

For a long time, rural poverty has been a big concern in Ethiopia. Compared to rural standards, the urban population, which was estimated at over 20 million last year, might Read more

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Standing on the Front Lines of History

The national Archives Strive to Safeguard Treasures, Make History Approachable Much has been made of the looting of treasures from African countries. Recently, the argument over the ownership of relics taken Read more

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“Mavericks at Work: Why the Most Original Minds in

Mavericks at Work explores some of the most successful, innovative businesses in the US, presenting the reader with the goals, strategies and methods that have made companies powerhouses in their Read more

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What Africa Can Learn from East Asia’s Development

While the rest of the world obsesses over Europe’s economic travails, America’s political paralysis, and the growth slowdown in China and other emerging markets, there remains a region – Sub-Saharan Read more

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Violent Lotteries

Since the National Lottery Administration began its operation by issuing the first lottery named Regular lottery on September 8, 1961, it has introduced and sold a variety of lotteries to Read more

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