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Beyond Zero receives a donation of tablet computers from China’s technology giant Huawei

Beyond Zero receives a donation of tablet computers from China’s technology giant Huawei

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Beyond Zero’s Coordinator Ms. Angella Langat receives a donation of tablet computers from China’s technology giant Huawei’s Deputy Chief Executive Officer Fiona Pan at Beyond Zero’s Headquarters in Nairobi. The tablets will be used by Beyond Zero’s Secretariat and its service partners during Beyond Zero Mobile Clinics’ outreach programme.
Ethiopia records 13M USD in revenue from Chinese-built toll roads in nine-month period

Ethiopia records 13M USD in revenue from Chinese-built toll roads in nine-month period

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ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Ethiopia has recorded about 13 million U.S. dollars in revenue from two Chinese-built toll roads in a nine-month period, an Ethiopian official said on Friday. The revenue equivalent to about 13 million U.S. dollars was recorded from the 76-km Addis Ababa-Adama toll expressway and the 220-km Dire Dawa-Dewele toll road during the first nine months of the current Ethiopian Fiscal Year 2020/2021, which started on July 8 last year. Speaking to Xinhua, Zahara Mohammed, Communications and Marketing Team Leader at Ethiopian Toll Roads Enterprise (ETRE), said the revenue was collected from 6,866,506 vehicles that used the two toll roads in the first nine months of the current fiscal year. Mohammed said the enterprise is undertaking various activities to boost ...