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New Prclamations 2013 (2005 E.C.)


Proclamation No. 787/2013 OPEC  Fund  for  International  Development Loan  Agreement  for  Financing  the  Rural Electrification  Project  in  Gode  – Kebridehar Ratification Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 788/2013 Arab  Bank for  Economic  Development  in  Africa Loan  Agreement  for  Financing  the  Rural Electrification  Project  in  Gode-Kebridehar Project Ratification  Proclamation DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.  789/2013 Economic  and  Technical  Co-operation Agreement with the Government of the State of Qatar Ratification Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 79112013 International Convention  for  the  Prevention  of Pollution  from  Ships  (MARPOL  73/78) Ratification Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 79212013 Convention  on  the  Suppression  of  Unlawful Acts Against the Safety of Maritime Navigation Ratification Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 800/2013 African  Development  Fund  Loan  Agreement for  Financing  Drought  Resilience  and Sustainable  Livelihoods  Programme  in  the Horn  of  Africa  Ethiopia  Project  Ratification Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 801/2013 Commercial  Registration  and  Business Licensing(Amendment) Proclamation DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 805/2013 Export  Import  Bank  of  India  Credit  Agreement  to Provide Credit for Financing the Assayta-Tadjourah Railway  Project  Ratification  Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 790/2013 Foreign Service Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 794/2013 International Development Association Financing Agreement for the Financing of Health Millennium Development Goals Program for Results Ratification Proclamation    DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 795/2013 Export-Import Bank of China Loan Agreement for Financing the Adama Wind Power Construction Project (Phase II) Ratification Proclamation DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 796/2015 Global Green Growth Institute Establishment Agreement Ratification Proclamation    DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 797/2013 Nile Basin  Cooperative  Framework  Agreement Ratification Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 802/2013 Mining  Income  Tax  (Amendment)  Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 804/2013 National  Intelligence  and  Security  Service  Re-establishment Proclamation   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 80712013 Capital  Goods  Leasing  Business  (Amendment) Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Capital Goods Leasing Business (Amendment) Proclamation No. 807/2013


PROCLAMATION No. 807/2013

PROCLAMATION TO AMEND THE CAPITAL GOODS LEASING BUSINESS PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, it has became necessary to amend the Capital Goods Leasing Business Proclamation No.103/ 1998;

NOW, THEREFORE, in accordance with Article55 (1) of the Constitution of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, it is hereby proclaimed as follows:

1. Short Title

This Proclamation may be cited as the “Capital Goods Leasing Business (Amendment) Proclamation No. 807/2013″.

2. Amendment

The Capital Goods Leasing Business Proclamation No. 103/ 1998 is hereby amended as follows:

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Following the issuance of the new amendment the National Bank of Ethiopia has issued two directives for its implementation.

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  • LICENSING AND SUPERVISION OF THE BUSINESS OF CAPITAL GOODS FINANCE COMPANIES

Requirements for Licensing of Capital Goods Finance Business Directives No. CGFB /02/ 2013    DOWNLOAD

  • LICENSING AND SUPERVISION OF THE BUSINESS OF CAPITAL GOODS FINANCE COMPANIES

Minimum Paid Up Capital Requirement Directives No.CGFB /01/ 2013      DOWNLOAD

New Proclamations 2012 (2004 E.C.)


Proclamation No.731/2012 Commercial Registration and Business Licensing /Amendment/ Proclamation    DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 732/2012 IGAD Convention on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters Ratification    DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 733/2012 IGAD Convention on Extradition Ratification   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.734/2012 International Convention for the Suppression of the Financing of Terrorism Ratification   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.735/2012 Protocol Against the Illicit Manufacturing of and Trafficking in Firearms, their Parts and Components and Ammunition Ratification DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.736/2012 Protocol Against the Smuggling of Migrants by Land, Sea and Air Ratification DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.737/2012 Protocol to Prevent, Suppress and Punish Trafficking in Persons Especially Women and Children Ratification DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.738/2012 2004  E.C.  Fiscal  Year  Federal  Government Supplementary  Budget  Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.739/2012 African Development Fund Loan Agreement for Financing Hawassa-Agere Mariam Road Project Ratification DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.740/2012 African Development Fund Loan Agreement for Financing Bedele-Metu Road Upgrading Project Ratification   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.741/2012 International  Fund  for  Agricultural Development  Loan Agreement  for  Financing Rural  Financial  Intermediation  Program  II Ratification  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.742/2012 United  Nations  Convention  on  the  Law  of  the Sea Ratification Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.743/2012 Revised  African  Maritime  Transport  Charter Ratification  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.744/2012 Agreement  on  Scientific  and  Technological Cooperation between the Government of the Federal Democratic  Republic  of  Ethiopia  and  the Government  of  the  People’s  Republic  of  China Ratification   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.745/2012 Agreement  on  Scientific  and  Technological Cooperation between the Government of the Federal Democratic  Republic  of  Ethiopia  and  the Government  of  the  Republic  of  Korea  Ratification   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 746/2012 Insurance Business Proclamation   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.747/2012 Agreement  between  the  Federal  Democratic Republic  of  Ethiopia  and  the  Republic  of  Sudan  for the  Avoidance  of  Double  Taxation  and  the Prevention  of  Fiscal  Evasion  with  Respect  to  Taxes on Income Ratification  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.748/2012 Agreement  between  the  Federal  Democratic Republic  of  Ethiopia  and  the  Republic  of  India  for the  Avoidance  of  Double  Taxation  and  the Prevention  of  Fiscal  Evasion  with  Respect  to  Taxes on Income Ratification  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.749/2012 Agreement  between  the  Federal  Democratic Republic  of  Ethiopia  and  the  People’s Republic  of China for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention  of  Fiscal  Evasion  with  Respect  to  Taxes on Income Ratification DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.750/2012 Agreement  between  the  Federal  Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the Arab Republic of Egypt for  the  Avoidance  of  Double  Taxation  and  the Prevention  of  Fiscal  Evasion  with  Respect  to  Taxes on Income Ratification DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.751/2012 Agreement  on  Cultural  and  Arts  Cooperation between  the  Government  of  the  Federal  Democratic Republic  of  Ethiopia  and  the  Government  of  the State  of  Kuwait  Ratification  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.752/2012 Cooperation  Agreement  in  the  Field  of  Tourism between  the Government  of  the  Federal  Democratic Republic  of  Ethiopia  and  the  Government  of  the State  of  Kuwait  Ratification  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.753/2012 Nagoya  Protocol  on  Access  to  Genetic  Resources and  the  Fair  and  Equitable  Sharing  of  the  Benefits Arising from  their  Utilization  Ratification DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.754/2012 Export-Import  Bank  of  China  Loan  Agreement  for Financing  Addis  Ababa  Deep  Wells  Water  Supply Project  (Phase  III)  Ratification    DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.755/2012 Export-Import Bank of India Credit Line Agreement to  Provide  Additional  Loan  for  Financing  Projects for  the  Development  of  Sugar  Industry Ratification     DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.756/2012 International  Development  Association  Additional Financing Agreement for Productive Safety Net APL III  Project  Ratification     DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.757/2012 Bilateral Trade  Agreement  between  the  Government of  the  Federal  Democratic  Republic  of  Ethiopia  and the  Government  of  the  Republic  of  Gambia Ratification         DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.758/2012 Bilateral Trade  Agreement  between  the  Government of  the  Federal  Democratic  Republic  of  Ethiopia  and the  Government  of  the  Republic  of  Kenya Ratification        DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.759/2012 Advertisement Proclamation   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.760/2012 Registration of  Vital  Events  and  National  Identity Card Proclamation     DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.762/2012 International  Development  Association  Financing Agreement  for  Electricity  Network  Reinforcement  and Expansion  Project  Ratification   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.763/2012 Export-Import  Bank  of  Korea  Loan  Agreement  for Financing  the  Sululta-GebreGuracha  Power Transmission  Project  Ratification   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.764/2012 International  Development  Association  Financing Agreement  for  Financing  Women  Entrepreneurship Development  Project  Ratification  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.765/2012 International  Development  Association  Amended  and Restated  Financing  Agreement  to  Provide  Additional Finance  to  Urban  Water  Supply  and Sanitation  Project Ratification   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.766/2012  2005    Fiscal Year Budget Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 767/2012 Chat Excise Tax Proclamation             DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 768/2012 Export  Trade  Duty  Incentive  Schemes  Proclamation DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No.769/2012 Investment Proclamation     DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 770/2012 Kuwait Fund for Arab Economic Development Loan Agreement for Financing the Dessie-Kutaber-Tenta Junction Road Project Ratification    DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 771/2012 International Development Association Financing Agreement for Promoting Basic Services Program-Phase III Project Ratification             DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 772/2012 African Development Fund Loan Agreement for Promoting Basic Services Program (PBS III) Project Ratification   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 773/2012 Agreement between/the Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the Government of the Republic of Seychelles for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income Ratification   DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 774/2012 Agreement between the Government of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and the Government of Great Britain and Northern Ireland for the Avoidance of Double Taxation and the Prevention of Fiscal Evasion with Respect to Taxes on Income Ratification DOWNLOAD

Proclamation No. 781/2013 Meles Foundation  Establishment  Proclamation  DOWNLOAD

New 2011-12 (2004 E.C.) Proclmations


Proclamation No.720-2011 Ethiopian Federal Police Commission establishment

Proclamation No. 721-2011 Urban Land Lease Proclamation

Proclamation No. 722-2011 Instruments Amending the Constitution and Convention of the
International Telecommunication Union Ratification Proclamation

Proclamation No 723-2011 Definition of Powers and Duties of the Executive Organs of
the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (Amendment) Proclamation

Proclamation No. 724-2011 Export Import Bank of China Concessional Loan Agreement to Provide Loan for Financing the Bole Ring Road Round About- Meskel Square Road Project Ratification Proclamation Agreement

Proclamation No. 725-2011  International Development Association Additional Financing Agreement for Irrigation and Drainage Project Ratification Proclamation

Proclamation No.726-2011 International Development Association Additional Financing Agreement for the Urban Local Government Development Project Ratification Proclamation

Proclamation No. 727-2011 Statute of the International Renewable Energy Agency Ratification Proclamation

Proclamation No. 728-2011 Veterinary Drug and Feed Administration and Control Proclamation

Proclamation No. 729-2012 Sports Facilities Administration Proclamation

Cooperative Societies Proclamation No. 147/1998


PROCLAMATION NO 147/1998

A PROCLAMATION TO PROVIDE FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF COOPERATIVE SOCIETIES

WHEREAS, it has become necessary to establish cooperative societies which are formed by individuals on voluntary basis and who have similar needs for creating savings and mutual assistance among themselves by pooling their resources, knowledge and property;

WHEREAS, it has become necessary to enable cooperative societies to actively participate in the free market economic system;

WHEREAS, it has become imperative to issue a comprehensive legislation by which cooperative societies are organized and managed in order to achieve the above mentioned objectives;

NOW, THEREFORE, in accordance with Article 55 (1) of the Constitution of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, it is hereby proclaimed as follows: Continue reading →

Maritime Sector Administration Proclamation No. 549/2007


PROCLAMATION NO.549/2007.

MARITIME SECTOR ADMINISTRATION PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, it is imperative to improve and expand the maritime sector in an organized manner to provide an enhanced and smooth service, considering the crucial importance of existence of efficient maritime sector for a country’s development and prosperity;

WHEREAS, it is essential to use modern means and techniques to administer dry ports , marine transport multimodal transport services and regulate vessels and marine transport and other maritime services, and to make use of inland water ways for transportation, and

WHEREAS, it is necessary to establish a Government body reporting directly to Ministry of Transport and Communication, which assumes maritime-related duties currently carried out by various Government bodies to date; becomes responsible for analyses and work out of maritime related issues; and is responsible for follow up and execution of obligations and rights of our country under international maritime conventions ;

NOW, THEREFORE, in accordance with Article 55 Continue reading →

FERTILIZER MANUFACTURING AND TRADE PROCLAMATION NUMBER 137 OF 1998


PROCLAMATION NO. 137/1998

FERTILIZER MANUFACTURING AND TRADE PROCLAMATION

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WHEREAS, it is necessary to promote the agricultural sector which is the base of development of the material economy, with modern agricultural science and inputs of manufacture;

WHEREAS, fertilizer is the determining input of the agricultural sector of the economy, it is necessary to follow closely and systematize the on time supply, the quality, marketing, distribution and selling of fertilizer to the required quantity;

WHEREAS, fertilizer is a chemical material which needs special care, it is necessary to control and follow up the fertilizer to make sure that it conforms the standard during manufacturing, import, handling and storing;

WHEREAS, it is necessary to appoint governmental bodies which support, advice and control individual organizations engaged in manufacture, import, sale and distribution of fertilizers;

NOW, THEREFORE, in accordance with Article 55(1) of the constitution of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, it is hereby proclaimed as follows: Continue reading →

A PROCLAMATION TO AMEND CARRIAGE OF GOODS BY LAND PROCLAMATION NUMBER 547 OF 2007


PROCLAMATION NO. 547/2007

 

A PROCLAMATION TO AMEND CARRIAGE OF GOODS BY LAND.

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Whereas, freight transport services play vital role in enhancing our country’s development, for the general growth of the trade service sector of the economy and for integration of the peoples of Ethiopia.

Whereas, laws of our country governing any mode of transport should be harmonized and interlinked to facilitate transport services and thereby play part in the economic development of our country.

Whereas, the law governing carriage of goods by land as enacted in the 1960 Commercial Code of Ethiopia, in particular, the basis of liability, limitation of liability and other rights and obligations should have to be made compatible with the new enacted Multimodal Transport of Goods Proclamation and thereby facilitate door-to-door transport services, and to this end amending the existing law has become necessary.

 

Now, THEREFORE, in accordance with Article 55(1) of the Constitution of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia it is hereby proclaimed as follows. Continue reading →

Draft Proclamation to Provide for Licensing and Administration of Advocates Practising before Federal Courts


The Ministry of Justice, an organ empowered to license federal advocates and generally regulate advocacy service in Federal Courts, has recently prepared a draft proclamation which substantially amends the previous law. The Following is a scanned copy of the draft proclamation.

If you would like to comment on the draft you can use the comment section or if you want to write an article to be posted on this blog, use the Contact me section and drop me your email, full name and other additional information relevant to your profile. Then you will be granted a status of contribution and using your registration account you will be able post on this blog at any time.

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Govrnment ownership of urban lands and extra urban houses proclamation no. 47 of 1975


There are some who compare the recently enacted PROCLAMATION TO PROVIDE FOR LEASE HOLDING OF URBAN LANDS Proclamation No. 721 with the landmark law enacted by the then military governmentGovernment ownership of urban lands and extra urban houses proclamation no. 47 of 1975.” But, is there any unity of purpose and similarity in content approach between these two laws? For any one intersted in making a comparative study, I have uploaded the English version here.

You can also find the previous land lease proclamation to provide for the lease holding of urban lands proclamation no. 80 of 1993.

Government ownership of urban lands and extra urban houses proclamation no. 47 of 1975  DOWNLOAD

A proclamation to provide for the lease holding of urban lands proclamation no. 80 of 1993  DOWNLOAD

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