Ethiopia (/ˌiːθiˈoʊpiə/; Amharic:ኢትዮጵያ?, ʾĪtyōṗṗyā, listen), officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (የኢትዮጵያ ፌዴራላዊ ዲሞክራሲያዊ ሪፐብሊክ, ye-Ītyōṗṗyā Fēdēralāwī Dīmōkrāsīyāwī Rīpeblīklisten), is a sovereign state located in the Horn of Africa. It is bordered by Eritrea to the north and northeast, Djibouti and Somalia to the east, Sudan and South Sudan to the west, and Kenya to the south. With over 100 million inhabitants, Ethiopia is the most populous landlocked country in the world, as well as the second-most populous nation on the African continent after Nigeria. It occupies a total area of 1,100,000 square kilometres (420,000sqmi), and its capital and largest city is Addis Ababa.
Some of the oldest evidence for anatomically modern humans has been found in Ethiopia, which is widely considered the region from which Homo sapiensfirst set out for the Middle East and points beyond. According to linguists, the first Afroasiatic-speaking populations settled in the Horn region during the ensuing Neolithic era. Tracing its roots to the 2nd millennium BC, Ethiopia was a monarchy for most of its history. During the first centuries AD the Kingdom of Aksum maintained a unified civilization in the region. followed by Abyssinia circa 1137.
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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.
Canadian aid has helped liberalize mining legislation in numerous countries ... In East Africa the government launched the $12.5 million “Strengthening Education in Natural ResourceManagement in Ethiopia”, which was designed “to improve the employability of people in natural resource fields like geology, mining and engineering.
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.
... for Africa’s strongmen? How may PresidentBiden respond to #EndSars, a movement against police brutality in Nigeria, or #CongoIsBleeding, a campaign against exploitation in the mines of the DRC? What will he do to de-escalate growing tensions inside Ethiopia or in Eritrea?.
Sun Peak has invoked force majeure on all four of the exploration licenses comprising the ShireProject by notification to Ethiopia's Ministry of Mines and Petroleum ... Sun Peak has further invoked force majeure pursuant to the Joint Venture agreement between Sun Peak and Ezana Mining Development plc ("Ezana") by notification to Ezana.
Ethiopia’s gold industry is currently dominated by small-scale artisanal miners, but Newmont Corp ... “The rush is sort of starting,” said Harry Anagnostaras, executive chairman of London-listed Kefi Gold and Copper Plc, which is developing the Tulu Kapi mine in western Ethiopia.
The Chatham House study examined the impact of poor nutrition on 13 business sectors – from mining and agriculture to construction and retail – in 19 countries ... The greatest productivity losses from being undernourished were in agriculture, mining and construction, with Ethiopia and India facing the highest burden.
Motor vehicle electrification can’t happen without mining ...Earth needs a responsible mining leader ... Ethiopia recently adopted a new Responsible Mining Law and its government is looking for mining partners from Minnesota and other places to help implement new environmentally and socially responsible standards.