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Local Media Interview with President Isaias

President Isaias Afwerki Jan 28, 2017 interview
President Isaias Afwerki conducted an extensive interview with local media on January 28, 2017 focusing on projected public development programmes and other issues.

By Shabait,

Eritrea’s local media conducted an extensive interview with President Isaias Afwerki yesterday mainly focusing on projected public development programmes for this year and other issues of importance to the domestic audience.

The two-hour long interview was broadcast live on Eri-Tv and Dimtsi Hafash radio station. Continue reading Local Media Interview with President Isaias

Eritrea Receives €8m EU Funding for Geothermal Exploration Work

Under a $200 million funding package by the European Development Fund (EDF), Eritrea receives up to EUR 8 million (US$9 million) for exploration work at the Alid geothermal field.

By Think GeoEnergy,

A national energy plan for Eritrea was signed within the framework of the European Union’s 11th EDF (European Development Fund). As part of that Eritrea will receive up to €175 million ($200 million) for investment in the energy sector, including redoing the national power grid, building stand-alone photovoltaic and wind power supply systems in rural areas and the exploration of geothermal resources. Continue reading Eritrea Receives €8m EU Funding for Geothermal Exploration Work