News News

Foreign Minister Dr. Workneh receives the UAE State Minister for International Cooperation

UAE's State Minister for International Cooperation, Ms. Reem Alhashimy, met with Foreign Minister, Dr. Workneh today (June 13). They discussed the situation of the Gulf crisis. Ms. Alhashimy...

Read More

Ethiopia Launches Online Entry Visa Application and Issuance of an E-Visa

The Ethiopian Immigration and Nationality Affairs main Department in collaboration with Ethiopian Airlines has finalized preparations of the initial phase to commence an e-visa service for...

Read More

IGAD 31st Extra-Ordinary Summit on South Sudan was hold in Addis Ababa (June 12, 2017)

The IGAD Assembly of Heads of State and Government held its 31 st Extra-Ordinary Summit on 12th June 2017 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, under the chairmanship of H.E. Hailemariam...

Read More

Ethiopia confirms plans of engaging the private sector in developing huge wind potential

Ethiopia's minister for Water, Irrigation and Electricity, Dr. Seleshi Bekele, attended the Africa Energy Forum (AEF) in Copenhagen last week. He also visited the Danish Energy Agency which is...

Read More

Fitch Ratings Agency gives Ethiopia a ‘B’ rating

The rating agency, Fitch has affirmed Ethiopia's Long-Term Foreign- and Local Currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at ‘B' with a Stable Outlook. In an announcement on Thursday last week it also...

Read More

Ethiopia and Egypt call for the suspension of the ICC case against Sudan’s President Al-Bashir

Ethiopia and Egypt called for the United Nations Security Council to suspend investigations by the International Criminal Court against Sudanese President Omer al-Bashir. In a report to the...

Read More

Dr. Workneh meets a delegation led by the Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Turkey

Foreign Minister, Dr Workineh Gebeyehu met a delegation from the Foreign Ministry of Turkey led by Ambassador Ahmet Yildiz, Deputy Foreign Minister of the Republic of Turkey on Monday, June 12,...

Read More

Ethiopia keen to play a constructive role for the peaceful resolution of the crisis in the Gulf region

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement on Sunday (June 11) saying that it was keen to play a constructive role for the peaceful resolution of the crisis in the Gulf region. The...

Read More

An Al-Shabaab base in southern Somalia destroyed

Somali special forces attacked a major Al-Shabaab training and command post on Sunday (June 11) following a US drone airstrike on the base in the Middle Juba region of southern Somalia. The Office...

Read More

Premier confers with members of the Ethiopian Diaspora in Israel

Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn met with Ethiopians and Israeli nationals of Ethiopian origin residing in Israel at Waldorf Astoria hotel in Jerusalem on Sunday (June 4, 2017).

Read More