Posts In Category

Ethiopia

In the aftermath of the COVID-19 first report in Ethiopia back in March 2020, the Ethiopian government shut down schools and universities as part of its measures to partially lockdown the country to contain the virus. Many schools in the capital Addis Abeba and elsewhere were subsequently converted into centers …

By Siyanne Mekonnen @Siyaanne Addis Abeba, September 21/2020 – The Bench Maji Coffee Union said some 20, 000 coffee farmers were benefiting from its activities, which included installing 17 coffee processing machines in each Kebele of the Bench Maji zone in Southern Nation’s Nationalities and People’s Regional State (SNNPRS). The …

By Medihane Ekubamichael@Medihane Addis Abeba, September 18/2020 – The Ethiopian Economic Association (EEA) has weighed on the potential effects of Ethiopia’s recent demonetization in terms of its economic implications both on the financial and the real economy. This week, the government of Ethiopia has announced the introduction new currency notes, with …