ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 2 (Xinhua) — The following are news highlights in Ethiopia’s major media outlets on Tuesday.
–The Ethiopian Roads Authority (ERA) said it will implement 80 road projects with 46 billion birr (1.7 billion U.S. dollars) budget this Ethiopian fiscal year. (Fana Broadcasting Corporate/FBC)
–The Chinese-built Ethio-Djibouti railway line on Monday announced passengers and freight tariffs. (Fana Broadcasting Corporate/FBC)
—Omo Kuraz-II, one of the four sugar factories being built under Omo Kuraz sugar development project, has begun regular production. (Fana Broadcasting Corporate/FBC)
–The Ethiopian Ministry of Agriculture and Natural Resources (MoANR) is to let more than 7 million farmers participate in irrigation development in this Ethiopian dry season. (Fana Broadcasting Corporate/FBC)
–A four-day international management conference that focuses on building the capacity of African institutions will be held in Addis Ababa this week.
The conference will be held from January 3-6, 2018 at the School of Commerce of Addis Ababa University. (Ethiopian News Agency/ENA)