The Children's Place cancels millions of dollars of garment orders from Ethiopia

The Children’s Place cancels millions of dollars of garment orders from Ethiopia

The largest childrenswear retailer in the US has cancelled millions of dollars worth of clothing orders from suppliers in Ethiopia because of the coronavirus pandemic, pushing companies into debt and leaving employees facing pay... Read more »
Ethiopia is entering constitutional limbo

Ethiopia is entering constitutional limbo

Economist Even in normal times Ethiopia’s plans to hold national elections in August would have been fraught with uncertainty. Would they be free and fair? Would they help restore peace to a country... Read more »
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Why Afeworki traveled to Ethiopia despite Covid-19 scare

Why Afeworki traveled to Ethiopia despite Covid-19 scare

Amidst the global crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic, Eritrean President Isaias Afeworki last week made an unexpected official visit to Ethiopia, becoming the first head of state to travel abroad during... Read more »
Trump says U.S will send ventilators to Ethiopia

Trump says U.S will send ventilators to Ethiopia

President Trump said he spoke to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who expressed that Ethiopia is in need of ventilators to fight the Coronavirus pandemic. In a twitter message, Trump said “The... Read more »
Ethiopian Airlines 'fighting for survival', says CEO

Ethiopian Airlines ‘fighting for survival’, says CEO

CGTN- In March, Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebremariam stated he felt the coronavirus pandemic was “a temporary problem” – comparable to a natural disaster or a spike in oil prices. Several weeks... Read more »
Ethiopia: Parents fear for missing students as universities close over Covid-19

Ethiopia: Parents fear for missing students as universities close over Covid-19

Amnesty International As universities across Ethiopia close to avert spread of the COVID-19 virus, Amnesty International is calling on the Ethiopian authorities to disclose measures they have taken to rescue 17 Amhara... Read more »
Ethiopia declares state of emergency to curb spread of COVID-19

Ethiopia declares state of emergency to curb spread of COVID-19

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Wednesday declared a state of emergency in the country to help curb the spread of the new coronavirus, his office said on... Read more »
Under Abiy, Ethiopia’s media have more freedom but challenges remain

Ethiopia using traditional medicine to fight COVID-19

Ethiopia has been coordinating the distribution of Jack Ma`s gift of essential supplies across the continent. The country is also looking to tap into the capability of traditional medicines to tackle COVID-19.... Read more »