COAT OF ARMS
|Capital: Addis Ababa
Government: Federal Republic
Current President: Teshome Wirtu Mulatu
Population: 96,700,000 (2014)
Land Size: 1.13 million sq km (437,794 sq miles)
Major Ethic Groups:
- Fri - Feb 24, 2017: New Employment Plan 'More Politics Than Jobs' - AllAfrica News: Ethiopia
[Deutsche Welle] The Ethiopian government has been trumping the country's recent economic success. But a new plan to employ young people appears to be more about quelling protests than providing employment.
- Fri - Feb 24, 2017: South Sudan's Salva Kiir On State Visit - AllAfrica News: Ethiopia
[Ethiopian Herald] The visit would enhance the two sides relations.
- Fri - Feb 24, 2017: New U.S Administration to Consolidate Ethiopia Ties - AllAfrica News: Ethiopia
[Ethiopian Herald] The new administration regards Ethiopia as its strategic alliance in the region.
- Fri - Feb 24, 2017: Oppositions Say Dialogue 'Better Late Than Never' - AllAfrica News: Ethiopia
[Ethiopian Herald] Putting their differences aside, the ruling and opposition parties have recently come to a round table to find ways of nurturing the political environment for the good of the people.
- Thu - Feb 23, 2017: First Ever Women's Manufacturers Exhibition, Bazaar Opens - AllAfrica News: Ethiopia
[Ethiopian Herald] Federal Small And Medium Scale Manufacturing Development Agency in collaboration with Trade Ministry organized first ever four -day bazaar and exhibition to women engaging in manufacturing industry.