China Equips Local Hospital with Medical Kits

July 20 , 2019

The Chinese government has equipped the Tirunesh-Beijing Hospital with 2.5 million Br worth of medical equipment. The donation was made following an exchange letter signed between the Chinese government and the Ethiopian government on January 28, 2019. The equipment and pharmaceuticals were delivered to the Hospital on June 30, 2019. The official exchange ceremony was held on July 18, 2019, attended by Liu Yu, economic and commercial counsellor of  China to Ethiopia and Yohannes Chala (PhD), head of Addis Abeba Health Bureau.


UNDP Nods $2m for National Dialogue

United Nation Development Program (UNDP) has signed an agreement with the Ministry of Finance and National Dialogue Commission, allocating 2.2 million dollars for the upcoming national discussion. Managed by an independent trust fund, and in addition to the annual budget allocated by the Ethiopian government, UNDP is looking to set up a financial buffer scheduling to raise 32.8 million dollars in support funds from development partners over the next three years. The Dialogue Commission was est...


Street Snack

The rainy season is going to be missed for at least one reason: boiled corn on the cob. As the customer captured here, it has been an enjoyable street food for the city's residents to keep them warm. More importantly, it was a livelihood for many street vendors. ...


Stair Shop

A shop and a shoeshine stall have been set up under the stairs of an overhead bridge. In the most crowded parts of Addis Abeba, there is always some type of vendor selling everyday goods, serving the lower-income population...