Archives for: "October 2007, 19"

Freed NSU professor returns to Virginia Beach

October 19th, 2007
Freed NSU professor returns to Virginia Beach Yacob Hailemariam, the former Norfolk State University professor jailed for almost two years in Ethiopia as a political prisoner, is back in his Kempsville home in Virginia. Read More from The Virginia Pilot… more »

Ethiopia - A Documentary Film about Al-Amoudi to be screened

October 19th, 2007
Ethiopia - A Documentary Film about Sheik Mohammed Hussien Al-Amoudi to be screened An Amharic documentary film depicting the contribution made by the business tycoon Sheik Mohammed Hussein Al-Amoudi is to be screened at the National Theater next… more »

Ethiopia to expand telecom service for $1.2 Billion

October 19th, 2007
ETC set to expand telecom service with 10.6 billion Birr this year Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (ENA) - The Ethiopian Telecommunication Corporation (ETC) announced plans to expand various telecom services across the country at a cost of 10.6 billion Birr… more »

Ethiopia - Holland Car PLC Rolls Out 'Abay'

October 19th, 2007
ABAY 1292 cc Assembled in Ethiopia by Holland Car PLC Holland Car Plc of Ethiopia rolled out its new car called Abay on Thursday, AFP reported from Addis. Abay with a four cylinder and five-speed manual transmission will cost $16,000 dollars, in… more »