Archives for: "April 2010, 17"

EU to take another crack at Ethiopian elections

April 17th, 2010
EU to take another crack at Ethiopian elections By Yemane Nagish The European Union is officially set to observe the upcoming May 23national elections in Ethiopia following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding on Tuesday. The EU Observation… more »

Bank of Ethiopia's non-performing loans dropped to historic lows of 2.3 percent

April 17th, 2010
Bank of Ethiopia's non-performing loans dropped to historic lows of 2.3 percent By Hayal Alemayehu The non-performing loans (NPLs) of the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) have dropped to historic lows of 2.3 percent at the end of the third quarter of… more »

Somalia: Music banned from Somali radio stations

April 17th, 2010
Somalia: Music banned from Somali radio stations Reporter Saturday, 17 April 2010 In an effort to show their solidarity with the global jihadist movement, Somalia's Hizbu Islam has demanded that local music stations in Mogadishu cease broadcast of… more »

Former Ethiopian Airlines marketing manager to head Habesha Breweries

April 17th, 2010
Former Ethiopian Airlines marketing manager to head Habesha Breweries By Hayal Alemayehu Mekonnen Abebe, the former marketing manager of Ethiopian Airlines, will become the project manager of a newly-forming brewery, Habesha Breweries S.C., it was… more »

Ethiopia Investment agency licenses 1205 projects in 9 months

April 17th, 2010
Ethiopia Investment agency licenses 1205 projects in 9 months The Ethiopian Investment Agency (EIA) has licensed 1205 local and foreign investment projects during the first nine month of the current Ethiopian fiscal year, according to information… more »