Dire Dawa (Ethiopia)

Type: City
Name: Dire Dawa (Ethiopia)
Country: Ethiopia
Latitude: 9.59
Longitude: 41.860001
population: 252,347
First reported Apr 11 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 1 reports

In a crowded market, entrepreneur finds a sweet way to stand out

Shega Shero Eatery in Ethiopia’s capital city was at risk of failing because the restaurant scene in Addis Ababa was already saturated with similar businesses with almost identical menus. Not only was there no room for expansion, but owner Fitih Tesfaye ... [Published Globe and Mail - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Moringamania

Daniel Solomon, 38, has been a resident of London, UK, since his high school years. Recently, he came to Addis Abeba for a one-month vacation. On Tuesday morning, March 18, 2014, he was out and about in the City. When he reached Sierra Leone Street, commonly ... [Published Individual.com - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 1 reports

Somalia: Desert Locust situation update 31 March 2014

Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: Ethiopia, Somalia Swarms continue to fly over northwest Somalia On 27-28 March, several immature swarms were reported on the plateau in northwest Somalia near Boroma and Hargeisa. One swarm flew over ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

Somalia: Desert Locust situation update 25 March 2014

Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: Ethiopia, Somalia Swarms moving into eastern Ethiopia In early March, several swarms formed on the northwest coastal plains of Somalia as a result of local breeding during the past few months. From ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Foreign Policy in Africa: Oil and Commandoes

When the U.S. military raided a renegade Libyan tanker on March 16 in the Mediterranean Sea, the mission was successful by all accounts. About 30 Navy Seals managed to storm the Morning Glory —which was loaded with 234,000 stolen barrels of crude oil ... [Published AllGov - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 20 2014 - Updated Mar 20 2014 - 1 reports

Ethiopia: Ethiopia Price Bulletin March 2014

Source: Famine Early Warning System NetworkCountry: Ethiopia Maize is the most widely consumed cereal by the rural poor. Sorghum is generally one of the cheapest cereals. Teff is also very important throughout the country. The most important markets ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 20 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Addis's Finest

Until nine years ago, the public transport system in Ethiopia was limited to minibuses and buses. In 2005, however, the three-wheeled auto-Rickshaw, commonly referred as Bajaj, came on to the scene, in Dire Dawa town, 515km from Addis Abeba.Over the years, ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 18 2014 - Updated Mar 18 2014 - 1 reports

Ethiopia: New Council Promises to Transform the Lagging Tourism

Despite having more UNESCO sites than any other African country, Ethiopia still sits 17th in the continent of countries most visitedEthiopia has launched two new entities - the Tourism Transformation Council and the Ethiopian Tourism Organisation - both ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 18 2014]
First reported Mar 17 2014 - Updated Mar 17 2014 - 1 reports

NATIONAL CEMENT : Misplaced Money Drives Wedge Between National Cement, PPESA

The East Africa Group Plc is embroiled in a row with the Privatisation & Public Enterprises Supervising Agency (PPESA) over the placement of a five million Birr payment in an incorrect account.The Dire Dawa Cement & Lime Factory was acquired from the ... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 17 2014]
First reported Feb 21 2014 - Updated Feb 21 2014 - 1 reports

Ethiopia: Ethiopia: Humanitarian Concern Areas Snapshot (for January 2014)

Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan New water shortages were reported in drought-prone woredas of Oromia region in the third week of January. Other water-stressed woredas in ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 21 2014]
First reported Feb 18 2014 - Updated Feb 18 2014 - 1 reports

Ethiopia: Ethiopia Ministry of Women, Children and Youth Affairs and European Union train 2250 women and help them find a job

Source: European UnionCountry: Ethiopia From 4-7 February 2014, 600 women in Jijiga, Dire Dawa and Addis Ababa received their graduation certificate for having successfully completed a three-month long training in construction (plumbing, painting, and ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 18 2014]
First reported Feb 15 2014 - Updated Feb 15 2014 - 1 reports

Ethiopia: Ethiopia Price Bulletin February 2014

Source: Famine Early Warning System NetworkCountry: Ethiopia Maize is the most widely consumed cereal by the rural poor. Sorghum is generally one of the cheapest cereals. Teff is also very important throughout the country. The most important markets ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 15 2014]

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"I have a plan to start moringa oil and soap production in the next year and we have prepared all the preconditions, including the research for the production of these commodities" he told Fortune
"The difference between my income then and now is visible" he says

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In a crowded market, entrepreneur finds a sweet... [Published Globe and Mail - Apr 11 2014]
Rising in Sync [Published Capital Ethiopia - Apr 01 2014]
Moringamania [Published Individual.com - Apr 01 2014]
Somalia: Desert Locust situation update 31 Marc... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 31 2014]
Somalia: Desert Locust situation update 25 Marc... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 26 2014]
U.S. Foreign Policy in Africa: Oil and Commandoes [Published AllGov - Mar 24 2014]
Ethiopia: Ethiopia Price Bulletin March 2014 [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 20 2014]
BAJAJ : Addis's Finest [Published 4 Traders - Mar 18 2014]
Ethiopia: New Council Promises to Transform the... [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 18 2014]
Addis's Finest [Published AllAfrica.com - Mar 18 2014]
New Council Promises to Transform the Lagging T... [Published Addis Fortune - Mar 17 2014]
NATIONAL CEMENT : Misplaced Money Drives Wedge ... [Published 4 Traders - Mar 17 2014]
Ethiopia: Ethiopia: Humanitarian Concern Areas ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 21 2014]
Ethiopia: Ethiopia Ministry of Women, Children ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 18 2014]
Ethiopia: Ethiopia Price Bulletin February 2014 [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 15 2014]
Illegal Employment: A Difficult Choice [Published ASHARQ AL-AWSAT ( english) - Dec 27 2013]
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Somalia: Desert Locust situation update 31 Marc... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 31 2014]
Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: Ethiopia, Somalia Swarms continue to fly over northwest Somalia On 27-28 March, several immature swarms were reported on the plateau in northwest Somalia near Boroma and Hargeisa. One swarm flew over ...
Somalia: Desert Locust situation update 25 Marc... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 26 2014]
Source: Food and Agriculture OrganizationCountry: Ethiopia, Somalia Swarms moving into eastern Ethiopia In early March, several swarms formed on the northwest coastal plains of Somalia as a result of local breeding during the past few months. From ...
Ethiopia: Ethiopia Price Bulletin March 2014 [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 20 2014]
Source: Famine Early Warning System NetworkCountry: Ethiopia Maize is the most widely consumed cereal by the rural poor. Sorghum is generally one of the cheapest cereals. Teff is also very important throughout the country. The most important markets ...
Ethiopia: Ethiopia: Humanitarian Concern Areas ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 21 2014]
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, South Sudan New water shortages were reported in drought-prone woredas of Oromia region in the third week of January. Other water-stressed woredas in ...
Ethiopia: Ethiopia Ministry of Women, Children ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Feb 18 2014]
Source: European UnionCountry: Ethiopia From 4-7 February 2014, 600 women in Jijiga, Dire Dawa and Addis Ababa received their graduation certificate for having successfully completed a three-month long training in construction (plumbing, painting, and ...
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