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Chinese Official Classifies Ethiopia as Special Hub

Ethiopia, besides Kenya and Tanzania, will develop into the flagship of China Africa Cooperation, said Chinese Official. During a press conference held on April 5, 2015 in Beijing, Ambassador Lin Songtian, Director-General of African Affairs with the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said Chinese products can be easily obtained in …

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Ethiopia: MPs Mull Over Request for Eight Billion Birr Supplementary Budget

The administration of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has asked Parliament for a supplementary budget of eight billion Birr, representing close to five percent of the federal government’s budget for the fiscal year 2014/15. The Ministry of Finance & Economic Development (MoFED) has made its request for additional budget, attributing deficit …

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Ethiopia invest $240 million on road construction

As part of its fourth road sector development plan, Ethiopia is to construct three road projects costing more than $240 million, totaling 262.6 kilometers. The first road project to be constructed is the 83.4 kms Sodo-Tercha asphalt concrete project in Southern Ethiopia signed with China Railway Seventh Group Limited with …

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Somaliland: Khat Impacts Negatively on Mental Health, Study shows

Somalilandsun – New evidence gathered among Somali refugees living in Eastleigh, Nairobi, shows miraa can lead to serious mental health problems especially when chewed in large amounts. A report published on Wednesday by the universities of Nairobi, Konstanz of Germany and Minnesota, US, and the Africa Mental Health Foundation provides …

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