H.E Kebede ChaneWhile explaining problems of trade license registration and other trade related issues at the third Public Private Partnership forum held at the Hilton Addis, on December 23, 2013. In the discussion forum co-chaired by the minister and Mulu Solomon, President of the Ethiopian Chamber of Commerce and Sectoral Association, a study funded by the World Bank, on the legal loopholes regarding the formation and administration of Share Companies was presented.

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Yash Tandon (Prof)Yash Tandon (Prof.), a Ugandan by passport, at the Pan African Chamber of Commerce and Industry meeting held in Addis Ababa on Nov 29, 2013. He said, as African leaders accept useless policy prescriptions to get aid from western countries, they obstruct the development of their country and citizens. He described the act as the worst form of corruption in the continent as the impact has been destructive to the continent.

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Nahu Senay Girma, co-founder and executive director of the Association of Women in Business (AWiB) on October 17, 2013, in response to  why her association did not shortlist prominent entrepreneurs who have won several international awards, such as Bethlehem Tilahun, co-founder and managing director of SoleRebles, the eco-sensitive global footwear brand from Ethiopia. Nahu Sanay said that Bethlehem has been approached but did not cooperate in an interview, a key part of the nomination process. Leaders of the association gave a press conference at Kenennisa International Hotel to introduce the five finalists, three of them from NGOs, one from a public bank, and one, a fashion entrepreneur. These five were among 37 women nominated for the annual Woman of Excellence award AWiB launched in 2012. 


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