3rd Eri-UK Friendship Forum Held Successfully

Events Moderator Mrs. Sarah Robson

By Embassy Media Group,

On the occasion of Eritrea’s 21st year of Independence Anniversary, the Eritrean Embassy in London organized friends of Eritrea Independence Day event on May the 24th, 2012. The event, which was part of the program “May in Honor of Independence Day in the UK” that encompassed a series of events during the month of May, was held at the Thistle hotel in London Marble Arch.  Continue reading


UK Tourism and Mining Companies Attend the 4th Annual Trade and Investment Forum

Trade and Investment relationship turns Investors in to a self-hired Lobbying group

By Embassy Media Group,

On Thursday 17th May, the Eritrea Trade and Investment Working Group of the Embassy (ETIWG) held the 4th Annual Trade and Investment Forum on the occasion of the 21st Anniversary of Independence at the Park Plaza Victoria in London.

The event was attended by His Excellency Ambassador Gerahtu, tourism and mining companies and travel writers that included heads and representatives of Financial Institution’s Continue reading

President of Uganda Arrives in Asmara (Update)

Last year in August, President Musevini invited President Afwerki for a three days state visit

By TesfaNews,

After two days from hosting the President of the Republic of the Sudan for a three days state visit, President Isaias Afwerki has also invited the President of Uganda Yoweri Museveni for a two days official state visit.

Up on arrival today at the Asmara International Airport, the Ugandan leader was accorded warm welcome by President Isaias. The welcoming ceremony also involved salute of the Guard of Honor.  Continue reading

Watch Nevsun Transition into a Copper Mine

The World Class Gold-Copper-Zinc Mine in Eritrea: Bisha

By TesfaNews,

With construction of the Copper plant at Bisha mine well underway, we will continue to regularly bring you the photo update so you can watch the copper phase expansion project progress.  Continue reading

Believe or not, President Isaias is at the Peak of His Health: Ali Abdu

“Aim of Press Release was to encourage the development of a culture in looking at news in a bigger context rather than pieces of news items, but not that the President’s health needs witnessing” – Minister of Information Mr Ali Abdu

By all means of medical standards, PIA is at the peak of his health: Government

By EritreaCompass,

In a telephone interview he conducted with the Washington based Voice of America (VOA) Tigrignya service, the Minister of Information, Mr Ali Abdu confirmed that President Isaias Afewerki is in full Health.

Answering to the whereabouts of President Isaias Mr Ali Abdu stated that he met with the President for work purposes, and gave a detailed account of Presidents movement on Sunday, stating the following: Continue reading

Nevsun Resources to Exhibit at PDAC 2012

Nevsun to present at PDAC2012 - An International Convention, Trade Show & Investors Exchange - Mining Investment Show

By CapitalEritrea,

Nevsun Resources Ltd. (TSX /AMEX :NSU) will be exhibiting at this year’s Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada’s (PDAC). The annual convention is to be held on March 4 and 5, 2012 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

Nevsun Resources was hand selected by PDAC for its production success at Bisha and offered the opportunity to present at the Corporate Presentation Forum for Investors. Scott Trebilcock will be presenting on behalf of Nevsun on Monday, March 5 at 2:00pm in Room 803AB. Continue reading

The Number of Medical Doctors in Eritrea on the Rise

With in 7 years time, Eritrea trained nearly 100 medical doctors and specialists

By TesfaNews,

Eritrea has shown tremendous progress in producing a number of competent medical doctors and specialists from its two medical schools based on its own capacity.

The Orotta School of Medicine and Dentistry which was established inside the national referral hospital, Orotta, was first opened in 2004 with only 32 students by offering an eight-year course program in Medicine and a seven-year course program in Dentistry.  Continue reading