Govt Gets U.S.$15 Million Grant to Boost Fisheries and Nutrition
[IFAD] Rome -A total of 17,500 poor rural households in six regions of Eritrea will benefit from a financial agreement signed today between the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Eritrea to boost coastal and inland fisheries.
Governor Conducts Tour
[Shabait] Asmara -The Governor of Anseba region, Mr. Ali Mahmud, conducted a tour to inspect service rendering institutions in the Administrative areas of Habero-tsaeda and Mezret, Sub-zone of Habero. The tour involved water distribution facilities and schools. He received briefing on the construction of water reservoirs in the sub-zone.
Eritrean Delegation Participates in Fidel Castro's Funeral
[Shabait] Asmara -Higher Eritrean delegation took part in the funeral service of the former Cuban president Fidel Castro yesterday 4 December in the city of Santiago de Cuba. The Eritrean delegation which comprises Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Mr. Yemane Gebreab, Head of PFDJ Political Affairs, expressed deep condolences on behalf of the people and Government of Eritrea.
Minister Fouzia Conducts Meeting in Massawa
[Shabait] Asmara -Ms. Fouzia Hashim, Minister of Justice, conducted a meeting in Massawa on November 30th to assess the overall activities of the communal magistrates.
Legal Notice On Farm and Livestock Income Tax
[Shabait] Asmara -The Government of Eritrea has issued legal notice on peasant and livestock farm taxation. The legal notice No. 178/2016 includes 4 articles and 17 columns.
World Aids Day Marked
[Shabait] Asmara -World AIDS Day was today marked here in the capital in the presence of Ms. Amina Nur-Husein, Minister of Health under the theme "Let's Stand United to Control AIV/AIDS" .
President Isaias Held Talks With Egyptian Counterpart
[Shabait] Asmara -President Isaias Afwerki and President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi of the Republic of Egypt met and held talks on 29 November in Cairo as regards boosting bilateral relations and cooperation between the two countries.
Radio Host Helps Fleeing Compatriots At Risk of Kidnap, Drowning
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -The rule of former independence fighter Isaias Afwerki is accused of using enforced conscription, enslavement, imprisonment, rape and torture
Minister Yemane Participates At EU Conference
[Shabait] Asmara, O -Mr. Yemane Ghebremeskel, Minister of Information, has participated at a conference on issues pertaining to Eritrea held on 28 November at the European Parliament in Brussels.
Workshop On 5 Years Strategic Plan
[Shabait] Asmara -The Ministry of Health conducted a workshop from 24 to 25 November here in Asmara aimed at designing 5 year strategic plan for 2017 - 2021.
Seminar On Augmenting Voluntary Blood Donors
[Shabait] Mendefera. -A seminar for employees of various government institutions and associations in the Southern region aimed at boosting the number of voluntary blood donors was conducted in Mendefera. The seminar was organized by the Voluntary Blood Donors Association in the region.
Eritrean Delegation Statement at 4th Africa Arab Summit
[Shabait] Eritrean Delegation Statement
Call for Judicious Use of Water Resources
[Shabait] Asmara -The Governor of Anseba region, Mr. Ali Mahmud, has called on farmers in Hamelmalo Sub-zone to make judicious use of water resources as regards vegetable and fruit farm activities.
Eritrean Refugees in Israel Sent to Uganda and Rwanda
[Al Jazeera] Kampala -The sky was still an inky black when the flight from Cairo touched down at Entebbe Airport near Kampala, the capital of Uganda, one morning in mid-January, the fluorescent glow spilling from the small terminal providing the only source of light.
Dehil Island - Students Enrollment Increases
[Shabait] Massawa -Students school enrollment and particularly that of female students is on the rise in the administrative area of Dahlak Island, according to Mr. Otban Ibrahim, director of junior and secondary schools in the Daklak Islands sub-zone.
7th Congress of Teacher's Association
[Shabait] Asmara -The National Association of Eritrean Teachers has conducted its 7th congress on 22 and 23 November under the theme "Quality Education in Better World".
Eritrean Nationals Abroad Hold Discussion On National Issues
[Shabait] Asmara -Eritrean nationals residing in Italy, Germany and France conducted seminars aimed at reinforcing organizational capacity and back up the national development programs.
Anseba - NUEW Annual Assessment Meeting
[Shabait] Keren -The NUEW branch in Anseba region held annual assessment meeting from 16 to 17 November and mapped out activity plan for 2017.
Solar System Put in Place
[Shabait] Afabet -Ten administrative areas in Afabet sub-zone have become beneficiaries of solar energy system. The solar system is expected to alleviate the problems that existed due to electricity power shortage.
President Isaias Receives Credentials of Ambassadors
[Shabait] Asmara -President Isaias Afwerki today received the credentials of six Ambassadors.