Commercial bank of Ethiopia suffer loses due to system error

Ethiopia’s Commercial Bank Lost Billions Over Software Glitch

“Customers who withdrew more money than was in their accounts because of a glitch cannot “escape” the law.” – CBE president. Within hours, Ethiopia’s State-owned Commercial Bank reportedly suffered a loss of billion of Birr due to a “system error” that affects mainly its online banking system. This mishap has turned into a bonanza for […]

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Norwegian Parliament Rejects Proposal on Transnational Oppression of Eritreans

Norwegian Parliament: 4/5 Eritrean-Related Proposals REJECTED

The Norwegian Parliament deliberated on the agenda item regarding “Transnational Oppression” of Eritreans in the country, and following substantial discussion, the parliament REJECTED 4 out of the 5 proposals for lack of evidence. Proposal #1) Requesting the government to initiate measures and prepare an action plan to combat transnational oppression of Eritreans in Norway.

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President Isaias Afwerki congratulate President Putin on re-election victory

Eritrea’s President Congratulates Putin on Re-election

“Your re-election to a fifth term is a resounding testimony to the progress that the Russian Federation has achieved under your watch.” – President Isaias Afwerki President Isaias Afwerki sent message of congratulations, on behalf of the people and Government of the State of Eritrea and on his own behalf, to President Vladimir Putin on […]

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Ms. Ilze Brands Kehris, the UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights

Eritrea Rejects Statement made by UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights

Eritrea rejects the Statement made by Ms. Ilze Brands Kehris, the UN Assistant Secretary-General for Human Rights, during the Enhanced Interactive Dialogue held during the 55th Session of the UN Human Rights Council. (Photo credit: menarights .org) At a time when the global community is calling for equity and justice in international institutions, when the […]

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Team Eritrea triumph in African Games Cycling

Pedal Power: Eritrea Bags More Gold at All African Games

Pedaling to victory The Red Sea Camels of Eritrea bagged two gold medals and a silver medal in day-three of the on-going 13th All African Games held at Olebu-Ablekuma route in Accra. The Red Sea Camels of Eritrea headed by Sprinter Nahom Zeray Araya exhibited power, pace, and precision in the 84 kilometers men’s elite […]

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Massawa salt factory

Massawa Salt Factory: Revitalizing Eritrea’s Salt Industry

∎ Eritrea’s salt production sector holds immense potential due to the extensive coastal areas and the high salinity of the Red Sea. ∎ Massawa salt factory aims to ramp up production from its current level of 20,000 tons to 100,000 tons within the next five years. ∎ With ongoing development at the Halibay site, production […]

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Government security forces killed at least 60 civilians in an attack in Ethiopia’s northern Amhara region of Merawi. (Photo: @AbiyAhmedAli/Twitter)

Ethiopia May Revoke Plan to Recognize Somaliland

■ Deal with breakaway region for sea access angered Somalia. US, UN urged a regional approach to de-escalate tensions. Ethiopia is considering scrapping a plan to recognize the breakaway state of Somaliland, amid international pressure to defuse regional tensions over the proposal, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Dekemhare 30-megawatt photovoltaic solar power plant project in Eritrea

China Energy Group Wins Solar PV Plant Contract In Eritrea

China’s CEEC wins 30MW solar photovoltaic contract in Dekemhare, Eritrea The Ministry of Energy and Mines in Eritrea has announced the award of a contract for the design, supply, and installation of a 30 MW solar PV plant, battery storage system, and associated facilities. The project, named the Dekemhare 30MW Solar PV Project, signifies a […]

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