Preparation underway to successfully host 2013 AGOA forum


Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (WIC)–Preparation is well underway to successfully host the 2013 African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) forum, according to the Ministry of Trade (MoT). Ministry Corporate Communication Directorate Director, Amakele Yimam, told WIC today committees that will coordinate the preparation process were created at all levels. He said efforts are also underway to […]

Ethiopia to host 11th Innovation Africa Digital Summit

Africa Digital Summit

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – Ethiopia is to host the 11th Innovation Africa Digital Summit, which would kick off next March, the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology said. State Minister Peter Gat Cot told a press conference at the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Extensia Ltd., in partnership with whom the Ministry is preparing […]

Adama Abebe Bikila Stadium to host 3rd All Ethiopia Games

Adama Abebe Bikila Stadium

Adama, Ethiopia – The Abebe Bikila Stadium in Adama, which was renovated at a cost of 43 million Birr, is ready to host the 3rd All Ethiopia Games Competition, the State Water Works, Design and Supervision Enterprise said. The competition will kick off on Sunday, with 4,000 athletes competing in 17 categories. Enterprise Head, Getachew […]

Fifth All-African Leather Fair Opens in Addis

All African Leather Fair

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The Fifth All-African Leather Fair (AALF-2012) in which companies engaged in leather industrial development from 38 countries are displaying their products opened here on Thursday at the Millennium Hall. The trade fair to be held from March 1-3, 2012 has brought together tanneries, leather business companies consisting of leather products suppliers […]