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Ethiopia earns $959 million from tourism

Addis Ababa – Ethiopia earned 959 million US dollars from tourists who visited the country in the first quarter of this Ethiopian fiscal year (July-September, 2017). The quarterly revenue increased by 9.9 percent compared to the same period the preceding…
Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt diverge over GERD’s impact

November 19, 2017 (KHARTOUM) – Khartoum disclosed on Sunday that new differences have emerged with Egypt over the findings of a consultative report related to the impact of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). The Sudanese Minister of Water Resources,…
Gebisa Ejeta Receives $5M Grant for Grain Research

Gebisa Ejeta is an Ethiopian American plant breeder, geneticist and Professor at Purdue University. In 2009, he won the World Food Prize for his major contributions in the production of sorghum. (Photo: Purdue) AP WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — A Purdue…
Legese and Ayana secure Ethiopian double in Delhi

Almaz Ayana wins the Delhi Half Marathon (Organisers / Procam International) Ethiopia’s Birhanu Legese and Almaz Ayana took the honours at the Airtel Delhi Half Marathon, crossing the line in the Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium in 59:46 and 1:07:11 respectively to…