July 6, 2020

NARI promotes micro-propagation of potato, date palm and banana through tissue culture

NARI promotes micro-propagation of potato, date palm and banana through tissue culture

The National Agricultural Research Institute (NARI) of   the   Ministry of Agriculture is working hard to enhance productivity of fruits and vegetables through tissue culture technology.

According to Mr. Mussie Fekadu, Head of Bio-technology Research Unit, tissue culture is a modern plant biotechnology that is applied in many countries for mass production and superior planting material which is free from diseases. For this reason, tissue culture laboratory is rrequired to maintain high standard and innovative technologies. read more

July 4, 2020

More contribution to bolster National Fund

More contribution to bolster National Fund

Asmara, 04 July 2020- Eritrean nationals inside the country and abroad are stepping up contribution to bolster the National Fund to combat Covid-19 pandemic. According to report from the Ministry of Health, nationals in Riyadh and its environs, Saudi Arabia, contributed additional 85 thousand and 216 Riyals. According to report from the Eritrean Embassy in Saudi Arabia, the nationals have so far contributed 731 thousand Riyals.

Similarly, employees of the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare branch in the Northern Red Sea region contributed 14 thousand and 355 Nakfa, and various cooperative associations and small businesses in the Central region contributed a total of 25 thousand and 500 Nakfa. read more


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Eritrea – Alhaditha
June 30, 2020

Announcement from the Ministry of Health

Announcement from the Ministry of Health

12 patients were diagnosed positive for COVID 19 in tests carried out in Quarantine Centers in Southern Region and Northern Red Sea Region today. The five patients in the Southern Region (4 in the environs of Forto/Senafe and 1 in Enda Giorghis) were recent returnees from Ethiopia while the seven patients in Northern Red Sea Region (4 in the environs of Karora, 2 in Mai Himet and 1in Nakfa) returned from Sudan in the past weeks.

In spite of the ban on people’s movements in the region as a whole, influx of our nationals to the country from Ethiopia, Sudan, Djibouti and Yemen through irregular land and sea routes continues to-date. On the other hand, 3 patients have recovered fully and were released from the hospital in Asmara today. read more

June 29, 2020

Contribution to bolster National Fund

Contribution to bolster National Fund

Asmara 29 June 2020- Contribution by nationals inside the country and abroad to the effort to combat the spread of corona virus is continuing.According to the Eritrean Consulate General in Australia, Eritrean nationals in Melbourne contributed additional 10 thousand Australia Dollars and Eritrean community in Brisbane in connection with Martyrs Day contributed 4 thousand and 870 Australia Dollars.

Likewise, the Melbourne branch of the National Union of Eritrean Women, ‘Sinit’ association and Mr. Sebhatleab and his wife Ms. Ghidei Haile assumed the responsibility of supporting families of martyrs.Similarly, small businesses and cooperative associations in the Southern and Central regions contributed a total of 10 thousand and 585 Nakfa. read more

President Isaias held talks with President Al Sisi

President Isaias Afwerki on working visit to Egypt

President Isaias Afwerki returned home concluding...

President Isaias arrives in Khartoum

July 6, 2020

President Isaias held talks with President Al Sisi

President Isaias held talks with President Al Sisi

Asmara, 06 July 2020- President Isaias Afwerki in the afternoon hours of today, 6 July, met and held talks with President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi of Egypt at Al-Ittihadia Palace in Cairo. The two leaders held frank and extensive discussions on bilateral relations and regional developments.

The two sides agreed to promote comprehensive bilateral cooperation. As regards regional development, the two leaders recognized that challenges and tensions are casting their shadow over vast opportunities which remain untapped, despite their undisputed benefits for all countries. Read more

July 5, 2020

President Isaias Afwerki on working visit to Egypt

President Isaias Afwerki on working visit to Egypt

Asmara, 05 July 2020- President Isaias Afwerki departed to Egypt in the morning hours of today, 5 July, for a three-day working visit. During his stay in Egypt, President Isaias will discuss with President Abdel Fatah Al Sisi and other Egyptian officials on bilateral and regional issues of interest to the two countries.

On arrival at Cairo International Airport President Isaias was accorded warm welcome by senior Egyptian officials.The Presidential delegation includes, Mr. Osman Saleh, Minister of Foreign Affairs, and Presidential Adviser Mr. Yemane Gebreab. It is to be recalled that President Isaias in recent weeks conducted similar visits to Ethiopia and Sudan.

June 27, 2020

President Isaias Afwerki returned home concluding working visit to Sudan

President Isaias Afwerki returned home concluding working visit to Sudan

Asmara, 27 June 2020- President Isaias Afwerki returned home today, at noon, concluding three-day working visit to the Sudan on invitation of Gen. Abdel Fatah al Burhan, President of the Sudanese Sovereign Council.

During his three-day visit, President Isaias Afwerki held extensive discussions with Gen. Abdel Fatah al Burhan and Prime Minister Mr. Abdullah Hamdok on strengthening bilateral relations and regional issues of interest to the two countries.

The leaders also discussed on the new political developments in the Sudan and the region and reviewed the progress of the cooperative agreement reached between the two countries and the framework of regional cooperation. Read more

June 25, 2020

President Isaias arrives in Khartoum

President Isaias arrives in Khartoum

Asmara, 25 June 2020- President Isaias Afwerki arrived in Khartoum for three-day working visit to the Sudan on invitation of Gen. Abdel Fatah al Burhan, President of the Sudanese Sovereign Council. Upon arrival at Khartoum International Airport, President Isaias was accorded warm welcome by Gen. Abdel Fatah al Burhan.

In their first meeting today, President Isaias Afwerki and Gen, Abdel Fatah al Burhan reviewed the progress in bilateral relations and regional cooperation since the changes in the Sudan and the region. The two leaders also agreed to bolster joint efforts to advance the ambitious plans of the two countries for bilateral relationship as well as regional integration. The Presidential delegation includes Mr. Osman Saleh, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Presidential Adviser Mr. Yemane Gebreab.

 

 

 

 

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