By: Atkilit Bekele and Lea Mehari MTA Logo With over 100 million population and with one of fastest growing economies, Ethiopia has become a go to place for Foreign Direct Investment (FDI).    When investing in Ethiopia one of the issues to consider is the local registration of your […]

ከ52 ሚሊየን ዶላር በላይ ባንኮች መመንዘራቸውን አስታወቁ

     ABN_ የኢትዮጵያ ንግድ ባንክ ባለፉት 11 ቀናት ከ42 ሚሊየን ዶላር በላይ የውጭ ምንዛሬ ማካሄዱን ገለጸ።   የአዋሽ ባንክም ባለፉት አስራ አራት ቀናት ከ10 ሚሊየን ዶላር በላይ የውጭ ምንዛሬ ማካሄዱን አስታውቋል። ጠቅላይ ሚኒስትር ዶክተር አብይ አህመድ ግለሰቦች የያዙትን የውጭ ሀገር ገንዘብ በባንክ እንዲመነዝሩ መልእክት ካስተላለፉ በኋላ በባንክ እየተካሄዱ ያሉ […]

“I’m 52 years old now. It’s time for me to go’

ABN _ The optimistic buzz in the air at Harar restaurant continued right up until it closed for the night. Michael Daniel, a mechanical engineer, currently working as a taxi driver, was sitting with a large group of Ethiopians young and old, all crowded around one table. They drank and […]

South Sudan oil production to resume in September

ABN – Sudanese President Omar Al Bashir received a letter from his South Sudanese counterpart Salva Kiir on the expected resumption of oil production in September, the Sudan Tribune reported.  The letter was handed over by South Sudanese Oil Minister Ezekiel Lol Gatkuoth who met Bashir over the weekend.  The […]

Speaking of People

             A Referee Heading to Russian World Cup International football match official, Bamlak Tessema has been in charge of several continental and international matches. This year, he successfully officiated the U17 world cup matches in India. He was also in charge of the first leg of African Champion’s league final […]


East Africa, the fastest-growing region in Africa, received $7.6 billion in FDI in 2017, a 3 per cent decline from 2016. Ethiopia absorbed nearly half of this amount, with $3.6 billion (down 10 per cent), and is now the second largest recipient of FDI in Africa after Egypt, despite its […]


  Strong diversified investment into Morocco contrasted with declines in FDI to the rest of North Africa – the only subregion yet to surpass its 2007 peak. FDI flows to North Africa were down 4 per cent to $13 billion. FDI into Morocco was up 23 per cent to $2.7 […]

Let’s Network

A foreign owned machinery manufacturing company   wants to sell its company to interested buyers. The company has existed in the market for over 6 years and it has been profitable ever since. All the machineries are in good condition and the establishment is using a rented warehouse for operation.   […]


*** አፈንግጥ………….   እርግጥ ነው…… You can’t teach an old dog a new trick ያረጀ ውሻን አዲስ ብልሃት ማስተማር አትችልም።   ግን ደግሞ………. Don’t cut of your nose to spite your face ፊትህን ለማናደድ ብለህ አፍንጫህን አታድማ።   ብዙዎችን ለማስተካከል ብለህ ከቀሩት ጋር መገተትና መጋተት የራስን መጣል ቢሆንም። ገፍቶ መሄድም […]