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መለስ ፎረም በቦስተን ከተማ ተካሄደ
በቦስተን የተቋቋመው የመለስ ፎረም መስከረም 18 ቀን 2007 ዓ.ም በቦስተን ከተማ ከ250 በላይ በቦስተን እና አካባቢው የሚገኙ ኢትዮጵያዊያን እና ትውልደ ኢትዮጵያዊያን በተገኙበት የቀድሞ ጠቅላይ ሚኒስትር አቶ መለስ ዜናዊ የአገራችን የህዳሴ ጉዞ ራዕይ ፈንጣቂ መሪ ነበሩ በማለት የሕልፈተ ሕይወታቸውን 2ኛ ዓመት አስቦ ውሏል፡፡ ይኸንኑ ራዕይ ተግባራዊ ለማድረግ የሚረዱ ፖሊሲዎች፣ ስትራቲጂዎች እና እቅዶችን በማዘጋጀት፣ የቀድሞው ጠቅላይ ሚኒስትር መለስ ዜናዊ ቀዳሚው ነበሩ በማለት ፎረሙ በአጽንኦት ገልጧል፡፡ የልማትና የዴሞክራሴ ስርዓት ግንባታ ፖሊሲዎችን በመተግበርም በሀገራችን እና ባአካባቢው ያስመዘገቡት ውጤት አንፀባራቂ ነው በማለት ፎረሙ አስታውቋል፡፡ በተለይም የውጭ ጉዳይና አገራዊ ደህንነት ፖሊሲ ላይ ትኩረት በማድረግ ሰፊ ውይይት የተደረገ ሲሆን በእለቱም የአቶ መለስ ዜናዊ ድንቅ ስራዎችን የሚገልፁ የተለያዩ ጽሁፎችና ስነ ግጥሞችም ቀርበዋል፡፡
Remarks by President Obama and PM Hailemariam in New York (Sept 25, 2014)
PRESIDENT OBAMA: Well, I want to extend a warm welcome to Prime Minister Desalegn and his delegation. When I spoke previously at the Africa Summit about some of the bright spots and progress that were seeing in Africa, I think there’s no better example than what has been happening in Ethiopia -- one of the fastest-growing economies in the world. We have seen enormous progress in a country that once had great difficulty feeding itself. It’s now not only leading the pack in terms of agricultural production in the region, but will soon be an exporter potentially not just of agriculture, but also power because of the development that’s been taking place there. more
Statement by H. E Hailemariam Dessalegn, Prime Minister Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia " at The 69th Session of the UN General Assembly PDF Video
Prime Minister Hailemariam meets with President Al-Sisis of Egypt (Sep 25, 2014)
Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn held talks with President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi of Egypt on the margins of the General Assembly in New York on Wednesday (September 24). more
Dr. Tedros addresses an AU Peace and Security Council meeting on Libya (Sep 25, 2014)
A Ministerial-level meeting of the Peace and Security Council of the African Union was held on Wednesday in New York on the situation in Libya. more
A Ministerial meeting on Women’s rights to land organized by Ethiopia and Finland in New York (Sep 25, 2014)
The Governments of Ethiopia and Finland, together with UN Women, organized a High-Level Ministerial Meeting on “Women’s Right to Land-the Development Impact” in New York on Tuesday (September 23). more
Premier delivers National Statement at UN Climate Summit (Sept 24, 2014)
Prime Minister Hailemariam delivered Ethiopia’s National Statement at the UN Climate Summit in New York on Tuesday. The Prime Minister noted that the country had set a long-term, national vision of ensuring its renaissance as well as a medium-term goal to become a middle-income country by 2025. To achieve this it had rejected the conventional business-as-usual path of development in favour of building a green climate-resilient middle-income economy, with zero-net carbon dioxide emission. more
The UN Climate Summit in New York (Sept 24, 2014)
The UN Climate Summit in New York on Tuesday (September 23) brought together more than 120 Heads of State and Government to discuss national plans of action. It was the largest number of world leaders ever to attend a climate conference, though there were some notable absentees including the Presidents of China and the Russian Federation and the Prime Minister of India. more
The first meeting of the Tripartite National Committee on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam concludes (Sep 22, 2014)
Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan held the first meeting of the Tripartite National Committee meeting over the weekend starting Saturday (September 20) and concluding on Tuesday (September 22). The meeting was the result of the decisions reached at the 4th tripartite Ministerial Meeting held in Khartoum, last month (August 25- 26). Following the Fourth Tripartite Ministerial meeting on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Project (GERDP), the three countries agreed to set up a Tripartite National Committee, of four members from each country, to follow up and conduct the studies recommended by the International Panel of Experts earlier. more
Ethiopia on track to become middle income country by 2025: Dr Tedros (Sept 22, 2014)
Foreign Affairs Minister, Dr Tedros Adhanom said that Ethiopia is on track to eliminate poverty and become a middle income country by 2025. Dr Tedros made the remark at the second Frontiers in Development Forum held in Ronald Reagan Building, 1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC, from September 18-19, 2014. The Forum organized by USAID brought together leaders and development practitioners to address the question: How will we eradicate extreme poverty by 2030? more
Prime Minister Hailemariam leaves for the United States (Sept 21, 2014)
Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn left for the United States of America on Sunday to take part in the 69th Regular Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations in New York. The Prime Minister is leading a high level delegation which includes Dr. Tedros Adhanom, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia, who has been attending meetings with USAID in Washington. more
Economic diplomacy benefiting Ethiopia - MoFA (Sept 20, 2014)
Ethiopia's economic diplomacy has made the country a desirable investment destination, disclosed the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA). According to MoFA Spokesperson, Ambassador Dina Mufti, the current diplomacy of the country unlike in the past regimes is economic centered. Ethiopia’s diplomacy was framed 20 years ago in such a way as to support the country’s efforts to extricate itself from poverty, he said. more
New American Peace Corps Volunteers Sworn In (Sept 19, 2014)
Some 66 new American Peace Corps who came to Ethiopia to give voluntary service were sworn in on Friday, September 19, 2014 at the US Embassy in Addis Ababa. With the new group, the now 231 volunteers in the country, will be providing English language education, combating HIV/AIDS, preventing environment degradation and promoting food security, according to the embassy. The volunteers are reportedly located in Amhara, Oromia, Tigray and SNNP regional states, the press release of the US Embassy indicated. more
Redwan says government committed to ensuring press freedom (Sept 19, 2014)
Government Communication Affairs Office Minister Redwan Hussein said Ethiopia is committed to ensuring freedom of expression. Following the discussions he had with the International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) Africa Director, Gabriel Baglo, yesterday the minister told ENA the government has consistently adhered to keeping the rights of freedom of expression. more
Ethiopian wins 2014 Passenger Choice Award (Sept 18, 2014)
Ethiopian Airlines has won the Passenger Choice Awards for "Best Airline in Africa" for the second time in a row at the APEX 2014 EXPO held 15 to 18 September 2014 in California, USA. The Passenger Choice Awards comprise 13 categories and were created to give the flying public a voice in the passenger experience. more
Ethiopia, Russia keen to build economic ties (Sept 17, 2014)
Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn held talks on Wednesday with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation, Sergey Lavrov. On the occasion, Prime Minister Hailemariam expressed Ethiopia’s keen interest to build closer economic and investment ties with Russia. This, he said, would further consolidate the age-old historical and diplomatic relations between the two sisterly nations. more
Premier Hailemariam urges WB to support Ethiopia (Sept 17, 2014)
Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on Wednesday called on the World Bank (WB) to consolidate its support for Ethiopia. While conferring with WB Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, Sri Mulyani Indrawati, Hailemariam said Ethiopia’s engagement in mega projects and its efforts to build infrastructures that connect it with neighboring countries as well as its sheltering of huge number of displaced South Sudanese refugees necessitate the assistance of the bank. more
WB to assist Ethiopia’s industrial development (Sept 17, 2014)
World Bank will further continue to extend assistance to Ethiopia’s efforts in industrial development, the Managing Director, Sri Mulyani Indrawati, said. After visiting the Bole Lemi industry zone, the Director said WB will continue to extend assistance in particular to the industrial development efforts of the country. World Bank is preparing to support the second industry zone to be built at the Bole Lemi site. more
Ethiopia jointly wins Yara Prize with Rwanda (Sept 16, 2014)
Yara, a Norwegian fertilizer producer, awarded Dr. Eleni Gabre-Madhin, founder and outgoing CEO of the Ethiopia Commodities Exchange (ECX) and Dr. Agnes Kalibata, former Rwandan Minister of Agriculture, the Yara Prize for African Green Revolution. more
Addis-Adama Expressway opens for service (Sept 16, 2014)
The Addis-Adama Expressway officially commenced service with seven payment stations on Sunday following the establishment of the Ethiopian Toll Roads Enterprise (ETRE). more
Ambassador Berhane meets Global Green Growth Institute Director General (Sept 16, 2014)
State Minister, Ambassador Berhane Gebrechristos held talks with the Director-General of the Global Green Growth Institute, Yvo de Boer on Monday (September 15) on the progress of the green growth economy in Ethiopia. more
Ethiopia celebrates Democracy Day (Sept 16, 2014)
Deputy Speaker of the House of People’s Representatives (HPR), Shitaye Minale, said the youth should participate actively in fostering the democratic system in the country. more
State Department issues travel warning for Eritrea (Sept 15, 2014)
The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Eritrea and strongly recommends U.S. citizens not travel to the country since there is increasing possibility U.S. citizens will not receive the requisite exit permit from Eritrean authorities. This replaces the Travel Warning for Eritrea of November 18, 2013 to remind U.S. citizens of ongoing security concerns in Eritrea. more
Premier Hailemariam seeks win-win relations with Egypt (Sept 13, 2014)
Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said Ethiopia is seeking a "win-win" relation with Egypt, adding his country wants to maintain good contact with Cairo. In an exclusive interview with Anadolu Agency, PM Hailemariam said that Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi is committed to relations between Egypt and Ethiopia. more
US Ambassador wishes Ethiopian New Year to be prosperous, joyous (Sept 12, 2014)
US Ambassador to Ethiopia Patricia M. Haslach wishes the New Ethiopian Year begins on September 11 to be a prosperous and joyous year to all Ethiopians. more
Cranfield University professor praises Ethiopia’s leadership role in Africa (Sept 12, 2014)
A professor at the UK based Cranfield University praised Ethiopia for the leadership role it has shown in Africa peace-keeping mission and other sectors over recent years. Dr. Ann Fitz-Gerald, a Professor in Cranfield University’s Department of Management and Security at the Defense Academy of the UK, made the remark during an exclusive interview with The Ethiopian Herald. more
President Mulatu conveys New Year best wishes to Ethiopians (Sept 10, 2014)
President Dr Mulatu Teshome has expressed his best wishes to the people of Ethiopia in connection with 2007 Ethiopian New Year. In the message he conveyed on behalf of the government and on his own, the president wished the New Year to be a year of success for all nations, nationalities and people of Ethiopia. more
Council appraises past fiscal year, GTP performances (Sept 09, 2014)
The Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) Council has appraised past fiscal year performance and past four years’ accomplishment of Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP). more
World Bank Managing Director to Visit Ethiopia (Sept 09, 2014)
The World Bank’s Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer Sri Mulyani Indrawati will arrive in Ethiopia on Sunday, September 14, 2014 for a three day stay. The visit is part of the World Bank Groups’ effort to further strengthen the partnership with Ethiopia. Indrawati is scheduled to meet H.E. Hailemariam Deslegn and members of his cabinet to discuss opportunities and challenges the country is currently facing. Indrawati will also meet with representatives of the donor community, the private sector, civil society and the media. more

የኢትዮ-አሜሪካ ሁለንተናዊ ግንኙነት በመልካም ሁኔታ ላይ ይገኛል

የኢትዮ-አሜሪካ ሁለንተናዊ ግንኙነት በጥሩ ሁኔታ ላይ እንደሚገኝ በአሜሪካ የኢፌዴሪ ልዩ መልዕክተኛና ባለሙሉ ስልጣን አምባሳደር ግርማ ብሩ አስታወቁ። አምባሳደር ግርማ ከኢትዮጵያ ዜና አገልግሎት ጋር ባደረጉት ቆይታ እንደገለጹት የኢትዮ-አሜሪካ የመንግስት ለመንግስትና የህዝብ ለህዝብ ግንኙነቱ ተባብሮ ለመስራት የሚያስችል ጥሩ ቁመና ላይ ይገኛል። በክፍለ አህጉሩ ሰላምና መረጋጋት ለማስፈን በሚደረገው ሁሉን ዓቀፍ እንቅስቃሴ ላይ የሁለቱ አገራት መንግስታት በቅርበት ለመስራት የሚችሉበት ደረጃ ላይ እንደሚገኙ ተናግረዋል። በምጣኔ ሃብት ትብብር ረገድም ሁለቱ አገሮች የጋራ ተጠቃሚነታቸውን መሰረት ያደረገ ግንኙነት መመስረት እንደቻሉም ተናግረዋል። ተጨማሪ

Premier highlights nation's economic performance, priorities ahead (Sept 08, 2014)
Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said that the government is determined to work hard to raise the country's export which failed to meet the five billion Birr target in the previous budget year. more
Construction of GERD progressing as planned: Dep PM (Sept 08, 2014)
Deputy Prime Minister Demeke Mekonnen disclosed that most components of the Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP) have been accomplished on schedule. During his interview with Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC), the deputy PM said although there are slight drawbacks, the GTP goals will be met through better performance in the coming year. more
Egypt’s water minister to visit Ethiopia mid-September (Sept 07, 2014)
Egyptian Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Hossam El-Moghazy is expected to visit Ethiopia mid-September, according to ministry spokesman Khalid Wasif. El-Moghazy will lead a delegation of Egyptian experts to Addis Ababa to discuss the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) project. more
EEP says Gibe III 87 % complete (Sept 05, 2014)
Some 87 % of Gibe III hydropower project has been completed, according to the Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP). Once completed, the Gibe III project under construction on Omo River in Ethiopia will generate about 1,870 megawatt (MW). more
US confirms al-Shabaab leader Ahmed Godane killed (Sept 05, 2014)
The leader of the Somali Islamist group al-Shabaab, Ahmed Abdi Godane, was killed following a US attack earlier this week, the Pentagon has said. The US carried out air strikes on Monday night targeting a convoy in which he was travelling. “Removing Godane from the battlefield is a major symbolic and operational loss to al-Shabaab,” the Pentagon press secretary said in a statement. more
Ethiopia, Egypt should work on other issues to deepen ties (Sept 04, 2014)
Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said Ethiopia and Egypt have many issues other than the Nile they should work together to deepen bilateral relationships. The time has passed for the two countries to be engaged in disagreements and mistrust, the Egyptian Minister said. While discussing with the Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, Hailemariam said there are a number issues the two countries have to be engaged for enhanced cooperation. more
Dr. Tedros holds talks with Egypt’s Foreign Minister (Sept 04, 2014)
Dr. Tedros Adhanom held talks on Thursday (September 4) with Egypt’s Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry in Addis Ababa. Discussion focused on the strengthening of all-rounded bilateral relations, and deepening people-to-people and government-to-government ties as well as exchanging views on the successful conclusion of the Fourth Tripartite Talks on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam held in Khartoum and charting the way forward to build a new era of a comprehensive cooperative partnership between the two nations. more
Egypt interested to build confidence with Ethiopia (Sept 04, 2014)

Egypt is interested to continue the dialogue with Ethiopia and build confidence between the two countries, Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said. The Minister is in Addis Ababa for a daylong visit. He is in Addis Ababa, to convey a message to Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn from Abdel Fattah el-Sisi. more

Egyptian FM to visit Ethiopia (Sept 03, 2014)

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri will arrive tomorrow in Addis Ababa for a day-long official visit, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said. more

An airstrike against an Al-Shabaab convoy (Sept 03, 2014)
The US Department of Defense announced in a statement on Monday (September 1) that the "US military forces conducted an operation in Somalia today against the al-Shabaab network." Rear Admiral John Kirby, the Pentagon press secretary, said “We are assessing the results of the operation and will provide additional information as and when appropriate.” The Pentagon gave no further details, but Somali intelligence sources claimed the attack was a drone strike targeting an Al- Shabaab senior officials’ convoy. more

U.S. will continue strengthened cooperation with Ethiopia (Sept 02, 2014)

Addis Ababa: September 2, 2014 (FBC) – U.S. Ambassador to Ethiopia, Ambassador Patricia Haslach said efforts being made to enhance investment ties between the U.S. and Ethiopia are bearing fruit. In an exclusive interview Ambassador Haslach gave to Fana Broadcasting Corporate (FBC), she stated that in addition to cooperation of the two countries in investment endeavors, the U.S. is providing assistance for Ethiopia’s Growth and Transformation Plan (GTP), especially in areas of health care, agriculture and education. more

Ethiopia aims to launch satellite (Sept 01, 2014)
It is disclosed that Ethiopia has planned to launch medium research satellite within the next five years. The Entoto Observatory and Research Center (EORC) signed a Memorandum of Understanding on Sunday with Finland based Space Technology and Science Group (STSG) to this effect. more
Ethiopia turns full circle helping refugees: president (Sept 01, 2014)
President Dr. Mulatu Teshome of Ethiopia said his country saw extending the hand of friendly assistance to neighbors South Sudan, Somalia and Eritrea as its duty. “We not only share borders but also we share destiny,” he said in an interview in Ankara last week following his attendance at the swearing-in ceremony for Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. “Ethiopia is trying very hard to bring peace and stability to Sudan,” he added. “We are working very hard in trying to stabilize our neighbors South Sudan and Somalia.” more
 
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President Obama Meets with the Prime Minister of Ethiopia (Sept 25, 2014)

 
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Ambassador Girma Birru's New Year Message (Tsenat Radio - Sept, 2014)

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Redwan Hussien on topical issues with Selam radio (Aug 24, 2014)

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Ethiopian Today Transcendent Diplomacy (Sept 17 / 2014)

 
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