June 30, 2017

Senior delegation on working visit to Kazakhstan

Senior delegation on working visit to Kazakhstan

A senior Eritrean delegation comprising Foreign Minister Osman Saleh, Presidential Advisor Mr. Yemane Gebreab and Ambassador Petros Tsegai are on a working visit to Kazakhstan. Read more

June 27, 2017

Research Theme Identification Workshop

Research Theme Identification Workshop

The Halhale College of Business and Economics organized a workshop aimed at identifying research theme.

At the workshop in which Mr. Semere Russom, Minister of Education, head of Higher Education institutions and concerned institutions took part, the dean of the college, Dr. Estifanos Hailemariam pointed out that research based studies help students have access to information during the teaching and learning process. Read more

Eid Alfetir celebrated nationwide

Eid Alfetir celebrated nationwide

Eid Alfetir Al-Mubarek was colorfully celebrated nationwide on 25 June.

At the celebration conducted at the Bahti Meskerem Square here in the capital, in which senior government and PFDJ officials, religious leaders and a number of the faithful took part, salat led by Sheik Ibrahim Al Muktar, General Secretary of the Central Office of Eritrean Eftae and Islamic Affairs, was conducted. Read more

Clarifying Recent Coverage on Eritrea

Clarifying Recent Coverage on Eritrea

by Dr. Fikrejesus Amahazion | Last week, Newsweek published an article about Eritrea decrying the internal situation in the country. As has become so common with reports on Eritrea, the article was heavily biased, overly simplistic, filled with stereotypes, and devoid of context, ultimately serving to poignantly encapsulate how coverage of the country is so problematic.

Lacking originality or accuracy, the article frames Eritrea alongside North Korea. In recent years, it has become quite common to see Eritrea, a young, low-income, developing country located within the volatile Horn of Africa region, derogatorily described as secretive, the “North Korea of Africa,” or even the “hermit kingdom.” While such statements suggest Eritrea mirrors North Korea or that it remains isolated and detached from the global community, closer analysis (of a number of objective measures) reveals that they are clichéd, cursory, and incorrect. Read more

June 29, 2017

Eritrean nationals abroad hold diplomatic...

Eritrean nationals abroad hold diplomatic activities

Eritrean nationals residing in South Africa, France, the UK and the Sudan held different diplomatic activities. Read more

“Eritrea’s Anti-Corruption Experience” ...

Eritrean community festival in Qatar

Eritrea’s energy shortfall in supply, almost...

Hirgigo power plant: Project worth over 98 Million...

Cabinet Ministers holds meeting

“Beyond Refugee Crisis and Human Tracking...