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September 12, 2017 11:33 AM The Rise Of "Made In Ethiopia" — With The Backing Of Beijing

HAWASSA — Peter Wan is smiling from ear to ear. The 50-year-old walks past huge warehouses, where dozens of Ethiopians are busy working on spinning and thread-dyeing machines. “We are in the production test stage,” he says, at the Chinese factory of JP Textile at the entrance of the industrial park of Hawassa, some 270 kilometers south of the Ethiopian 15

July 19, 2017 3:12 PM Two top city hotels shut over Cholera concerns

The national government in conjunction with county governments has intensified surveillance in the wake of an outbreak of cholera that has affected 12 counties. The development coming as the Ministry of Health ordered the closure of San Valencia and Jacaranda hotels until their staff are certified to be free of cholera. The two hotels were closed after 19

July 19, 2017 12:08 AM Food handlers faults govt decision to cancel medical certificates

Food handlers have faulted the decision by the Ministry of Health to cancel all their medical certificates following cholera outbreak that has left three people dead. Director of Medical Services, Dr. Jackson Kioko has already ordered for the cancellation of all medical certificates for food handlers and directed County Health Departments to vet license 14

July 17, 2017 2:19 PM Govt cancels medical certificates for food handlers to tame Cholera outbreak

Director of Medical Services Dr Jackson Kioko has also banned all unlicensed food premises until they meet the required standards as part of measures of curbing the escalating epidemic that is often blamed on poor hygiene in food preparation. “Due to the increasing incidences of food borne and cholera in different towns and cities in the country, we have cancelled 10

July 15, 2017 11:15 AM Nairobi County bans open air cooking, food hawking

No food caterer will be allowed to serve in any event of whatever capacity without public health officials green light, Nairobi County has directed. Hawking of food and open air cooking has also been banned with the Nairobi County Health Committee member Dr Bernard Muia vowing stringent actions following an outbreak of cholera. Dr Muia said on Friday 14

February 6, 2017 6:51 AM Industry and investment in Kenya on the move, President says

NAIROBI, Kenya, 4 Feb – President Uhuru Kenyatta today announced the resumption of the assembling of passenger vehicles by Peugeot Group, saying industry and investment in the country are on the move. The President said he was pleased by the momentum that Kenya is creating in the motor vehicle sector. “The investment signed today by the Peugeot Group 5

January 19, 2017 1:11 AM Court rejects Samsung heir's arrest

SEOUL, Jan. 19 (Xinhua) -- A court rejected an arrest warrant for Samsung Group's heir, made by the independent counsel team probing South Korea's presidential scandal. The Seoul court early Thursday dismissed the warrant to detain Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Lee Jae-yong, which was requested on Monday by the special prosecutors. The marathon deliberation 7

October 10, 2016 2:20 PM After Declaring State of Emergency, Ethiopian Government Blames Foreigners for Violence

Ethiopia accused "elements" in Eritrea, Egypt and elsewhere on Monday of being behind a wave of violent protests over land grabs and human rights that have prompted the government to declare a state of emergency in the Horn of Africa nation. The unrest has cast a shadow over Ethiopia, whose state-led industrial drive has created one of Africa's fastest 4

October 10, 2016 11:53 AM Ethiopia blames foreigners for stoking violent unrest over land, rights

ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia accused "elements" in Eritrea, Egypt and elsewhere on Monday of being behind a wave of violent protests over land grabs and human rights that have prompted the government to declare a state of emergency in the Horn of Africa nation. The unrest has cast a shadow over Ethiopia, whose state-led industrial drive has created one of Africa's 5

September 26, 2016 1:47 PM Kenya’s planned mineral survey to start in December

By KENNEDY KANGETHE, NAIROBI, Kenya, Dec 26 – Mining Cabinet Secretary Dan Kazungu says the planned mineral survey throughout the country will begin in December. The map out of mineral sites with aim of identifying all minerals is to obtain geophysical data that will form the basis for a review of the country’s geology and mineral resources and their 4