Latest News for: Ethiopia mining


Statement by SRSG Hanna Tetteh on International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action

Reliefweb 05 Apr 2021
Each year, the 4th of April marks the International Day for Mine Awareness and Assistance in Mine Action ... The UNOAU and the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS), in close coordination with the AU and mine action partners, supported the establishment of a mine action programme in support of the Government of Ethiopia.

Humanitarian Access & Security Expert – Ethiopia-Somalia Program

Reliefweb 01 Apr 2021
Humanity & Inclusion has been implementing development and humanitarian interventions in Ethiopia since 1986 ... HI Ethiopia also signed strategic partnership agreement with different International NGOs with commitment to support their programs are inclusive humanitarian action.

Abu Dhabi Chamber organises webinar on investment opportunities in Ethiopia

Urdu Point 31 Mar 2021
The ambassador pointed out that Ethiopia possesses vast arrays of resources that can offer a huge potential for investment in the area of agriculture, agro-processing, mining, manufacturing and other sectors. "Ethiopia has been a target country for investment for many years ...

France’s Geostrategic Interests in the Horn of Africa: The Red Sea, Djibouti and Somalia

GlobalResearch 11 Mar 2021
“Geographically, the Horn of Africa is normally understood to comprise Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia and Somalia ... 3) The Protection and Preservation of Christian Ethiopia with in the Muslim HOA region ... 10) Total operations in Ethiopia (2021); https.// (Accessed feberuary 14th, 2021).

Dozens of UK Former Senior Officials Profit from Fossil Fuel Corporations

Consortium News 24 Feb 2021
He also became a non-executive of Russian gold mining company, Petropavlovsk plc ... After leaving office, he became involved with development of the mining industry in Ethiopia and is currently a non-executivedirector of Kefi Gold and Copper, a company which works in Ethiopia and Saudi Arabia.

Ethiopia seeks investment from India in priority sectors

Yahoo Daily News 23 Feb 2021
Kolkata, Feb 23 (PTI) Ethiopia on Tuesday sought investment from Indian investors in priority sectors and hoped bilateral trade and investment will grow in the years to come ... The bilateral trade between India and Ethiopia stood at USD 1.27 billion in the recent past years.

The Trouble With Canadian Aid

GlobalResearch 17 Feb 2021
Canadian aid has helped liberalize mining legislation in numerous countries ... In East Africa the government launched the $12.5 million “Strengthening Education in Natural Resource Management in Ethiopia”, which was designed “to improve the employability of people in natural resource fields like geology, mining and engineering.

Ethiopia gets $314 million from minerals export

New Business Ethiopia 15 Feb 2021
This is indicated by Dr Kuang Tutlan, State Minister of Mines and Petroleum of Ethiopia, who spoke at ... Following the instability and political unrest across the country, mining export income of Ethiopia has been declining dropping around $100 million in one year.

CSOs to form a coalition to fight corruption in the mining sector

The Reporter Ethiopia 13 Feb 2021
Civic associations based in Ethiopia are poised to form a coalition in a bid to fight misconducts in and around the mining sector ... Ethiopia's EITI objective includes ensuring revenue transparency, raising awareness about license allocation procedures, and promoting corporate social responsibility in the mining sector.

State Minister Tsion Teklu welcomes�Russian�Investment Mission

Walta 06 Feb 2021
He stated his delegation had fruitful discussions with the Minister of Mines and Petroleum, the Minister of Trade and Industry, the Minister of Urban Development and Construction, Ethiopia’s Investment Commission, and the Ethiopian ...

AP News in Brief at 6:04 a.m. EST

Cadillac News 25 Jan 2021
9 workers found dead in China mine explosion; toll now 10. BEIJING (AP) — Chinese rescuers have found the bodies of nine workers in a mine explosion, raising the death toll to 10, officials said Monday. Eleven others were rescued a day earlier after being trapped underground for two weeks at the gold mine in Shandong province.

Ethiopia: Mines and Petroleum Ministry Opens 30 Potential Areas for Investment

All Africa 31 Dec 2020
Addis Ababa -- Ministry of Mines and Petroleum revealed today that it has opened 22 mining and 5 petroleum sites as well as 3 service areas for investors ....

2020 in review: Investigations

The New Humanitarian 23 Dec 2020
ethiopia-gold-mine-3.jpg. Health woes, outrage, and toxins near Ethiopia gold mine. Residents in Ethiopia’s Oromia state had long claimed that contamination from a gold mine owned by an Ethiopia-born Saudi tycoon was causing health problems ... The area around the mine had the highest number of birth defects recorded in Ethiopia.

Ethiopia: Ministry Revokes Licenses of 63 Mining Companies

All Africa 16 Dec 2020
Addis Ababa -- The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum has canceled the licenses of 63 companies engaged in mining development and research in Ethiopia ....