Potash demonstration plot on teff at Lekemt, Oromia. The left side with potash application; right side, without potash application.

Potash for Growth Demos Potassium Fertilizer

Israeli chemicals and manufacturing firm ICL  announced the launch of the Potash for Growth program in Ethiopia in partnership with the Agriculture ...Read more
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Govt Revives National Fertilizer Agency to Regulate Sector

The Ministry of Agriculture (MoA) and the Agricultural Transformation Agency (ATA) revived the National Fertilizer Industry Agency (NFIA), which was d...Read more

Ethiopian Coffee Exports to Hit Record in 2015

Ethiopia expects coffee exports for the 2014/15 crop to hit a record high because of drought and disease hitting coffee crops in Latin America. The...Read more
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Japanese Investors Interested in Ethiopia

"Japanese investors are interested to invest in Ethiopia and utilize the untapped potential," visiting Japanese business delegation leader, Hirotaka I...Read more
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East Africa Bottling to Invest $250 Million in Ethiopia

East Africa Bottling Share Company disclosed it will make an investment greater than U.S $ 250 Million in Ethiopia during the next five years for the ...Read more
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Ethiopia Coffee Export Earnings May Surge 25%

Ethiopia’s arabica coffee export earnings are forecast to climb 25 percent to about $900 million in 2014-15 because of higher prices after a drought...Read more
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Africa’s Top 10 Cities for Future Investment

Addis Ababa was named one of Africa's top 10 cities for future investment by PricewaterhouseCoopers in their Global Economy Watch report. “Cities ar...Read more

Fledgling wine industry brewing in Ethiopia

Beyond the donkeys on a potholed road in southern Ethiopia is an unexpected sight – vineyards bursting with merlot, syrah and chardonnay grapes ripe...Read more

Kerry touts Africa’s economic promise

US Secretary of State John Kerry touted Africa's economic potential Monday as scores of African leaders arrived in Washington for the largest ever gat...Read more

First Chapter Chairs of the Impact Angel Network Named

The Impact Angel Network, a group of impact investors dedicated to making financial and social returns on investments in Africa, named chapter chairs ...Read more