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Chinese Telecom group ZTE at Risk of Losing Ethiopia Telecom Contract

By Matthew Dalton The Ethiopian government has warned Chinese telecoms group ZTE that it may cancel a huge contract it awarded to the firm last year, amid concern about the prices ZTE is proposing to charge for its equipment, people familiar with the negotiations say. Ethio Telecom, Ethiopia’s government-controlled, monopoly …

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Ethiopia Gives Scholarship to 150 Somali Students

Addis Ababa Nov 14/2014 – The Ethiopian government has awarded scholarship to 150 Somali students in a bid to strengthen the people-to-people relationship of Ethiopia and Somalia. Out of the 150 students, 100 will study for their first degree and 50 for Master’s degree. Upon their arrival at Bole airport …

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Great Ethiopian Cup Travelling in All States to Motivate Building of Dam

Addis Ababa Nov 14/2014 The cup awarded to the Ethiopian people by the late Meles Zenawi for their commitment to build the Great Ethiopia Renaissance  Dam (GERD) would be travelling around the nine regional states in Ethiopia in connection with the 9th Ethiopian Nations, Nationalities and Peoples Day. The “Great …

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Regional Parliamentary Meeting to Be Held in Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa Nov 14/2014 Regional Parliamentary Consultative Meeting for Eastern Africa will be held here in Addis Ababa from November 19-21 to discuss the promotion, ratification and domestication of the various African Union legal instruments. At a press statement the Deputy Speaker of Ethiopia’s House of People’s Representatives, Shitaye Menale, …

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