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Stock Market Crucial for Ethiopian Economy

Stock market essential for growing economy of Ethiopia

Written BY DR.SREEPADA HEGDE  –  Madawalabu University

European Economic Review, a pioneering work from Atje and Jovanovic reviewed that stock market development is strongly correlated with growth rates of real GDP per capita. 1,248 more words


National Girl Summit to Reiterate Ethiopia's Commitment to End FGM/C and Child Marriage

Child Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation/ Cutting don’t just cause physical and emotional pain. The practices reflect the value of girls and women in society that have been passed from generation to generation. 172 more words

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Runaway Child Bride on a New Beginning

By Bethlehem Kiros

AFAR Region, 8 January 2015 – At the Semera Girls’ Boarding School, Zahara Abdu is granted a new lease on life. Three years ago, at the age of 13, she was forced to marry a man who is decades older than her. 1,133 more words

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Happy Fathers Day

Today is Father’s Day, and we want to celebrate the strength of paternal bonds with this selection of beautiful images from our Flickr of fathers spending time with their children. 120 more words



Some say life is a sweet struggle,
a recurring episode of a duel
or we wrestle not against flesh and blood,
but against forces which are unseen behind the scenes. 137 more words


Passport: Investing in Ethiopia


Bursting with potential, this ancient nation may at last soon

Jeff Pearce on May 26, 2015

Addis Ababa is a big, sprawling mess of a city, with seemingly no rhyme or reason to its civic planning; and it’s always been this way. 2,141 more words


Blissless Matrimony

By Bethlehem Kiros

GOHA, AMHARA REGION-  For Serkadis Hunachew, her wedding, instead of a happy, blissful day,  was an utter source of anguish, an untimely and forced rite of passage. 1,082 more words

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