Ethiopian Airlines has successfully completed a new passenger terminal at its hub Bole International Airport with emphasis on Bio Security and Bio Safety measures. The new terminal is the first in the world to be completed after Covid-19. It was designed, not re-purposed, with Bio safety and Bio security in mind.
28 Aug 2020
Ethiopian Airlines unveils Bole International Airport’s new terminal
Embassy services were interrupted recently as a result of violent protests by a small group who harassed both Embassy staff and customers who had arrived to apply for visas and other services. One of our staff was injured and received hospital treatment. As of August 26, the Embassy resumed regular services and all staff are working as it is now…
27 Aug 2020
Incident at the Ethiopian Embassy, London
The Virgin Money London Marathon confirmed the full fields for the historic elite men’s and women’s races, scheduled to take place on Sunday 4th October. Ten Ethiopians will participate including Kenenisa Bekele, Tamirat Tola and Roza Dereje. 
24 Aug 2020
Full 2020 London Marathon fields confirmed – Ethiopians dominate
On 16th August, Ethiopia’s prosperity initiatives went regional. The ‘Dine for Ethiopia’ programme was launched to mobilise funds for three projects - in Gorgora, Wonchi and Koysha. The new initiative aims to raise 3 billion Birr within two months. Business and the community at large can buy tickets individually or for their family, or company. It is open to all,…
19 Aug 2020
Prime Minister Abiy officially launches “Dine for Ethiopia” fundraising programme
Despite the global pandemic, Ethiopia has successfully planted 5 billion trees - a month ahead of the conclusion of the rainy season - as part of the 2020 Green Legacy Initiative. At the closing ceremony, held in Bahir Dar on 12 August, PM Abiy Ahmed thanked all Ethiopians for actively responding to the call for the greening campaign.
17 Aug 2020
Ethiopia hits 5 billion trees target as part of 2020 Green Legacy
Spurred on by the celebrations of the successful first filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) reservoir, the Embassy has been welcoming members of the Diaspora wishing to put their mark on this national project. The GERD is a source of national pride for many Ethiopians. Most of the funds for the dam have been raised from Ethiopians through…
14 Aug 2020
Diaspora support for the Renaissance Dam
Deputy Head of Mission, Ambassador Ababi Demissie, completed his tour of duty in the United Kingdom on 7th August. Speaking at his farewell gathering at the Embassy, Ambassador Ababi thanked all staff and diplomats for their support and dedication to the people and government of Ethiopia. In a message of thanks to the Ethiopian community in the UK and friends…
7 Aug 2020
Deputy Head of Mission, Ababi Demissie, completes his tour of duty