Recent news

The Revised Investment Law

The Revised Investment Law Investment is, without doubt, one of the primary engines of growth in all economies. The challenge for many countries, particularly low-income economies, however, is how to attract quality investment in sufficient quantity. Ideally, the most viable and sustainable option is to rely on domestic investment and the domestic private sector to…

Moveable Assets as Collaterals

Movable Property Security Right Proclamation No. 1147/2019 As part of the Ethiopian government’s initiative to ease the difficulty of doing business in the country, the government has passed new Secured Transactions Law referred to as – Movable Property Security Right Proclamation No. 1147/2019. This bill, which has been in effect since August 7, 2019, entails that…

Trading Across Borders

Deferral of Payment System was launched in 2018 saving 8hrs on border compliance time The Custom Commission has fully implemented a deferral of payment system for imported shipments. Prior to this reform there was huge congestion at ports with more than 10,000 containers being held back for more than 2 years and subsequently leading to…

Latest Starting a Business News

Latest e-systems