ሚድሮክ ኢንቨስትመንት ግሩፕ የገዛትን “ኪንግ ኤር 360” የተሰኘች ዘመናዊ አውሮፕላን ተረከበ

ሚድሮክ ኢንቨስትመንት ግሩፕ የገዛትን “ኪንግ ኤር 360” የተሰኘች ዘመናዊ አውሮፕላን ተረከበ

ሚድሮክ ኢንቨስትመንት ግሩፕ የገዛትን "ኪንግ ኤር 360" የተሰኘች ዘመናዊ አውሮፕላን ተረከበ

ሚድሮክ ኢንቨስትመንት ግሩፕ በዩናይትድ ስቴትስ አሜሪካው ቴክስትሮን ቢችክራፍት (Textron Beechcraft) ኩባንያ የተመረተችና በአይነቷ የተለየች “ኪንግ ኤር 360” አይሮፕላን ወደ ኢትዮጵያ አስገብቷል፡፡በትላንትናው እለት ጥር 1 ቀን 2014 ዓ.ም በቦሌ አለም አቀፍ አውሮፕላን ማረፊያ የግሩፑ አመራሮችና እንግዶች በተገኙበት አቀባበል የተደረገላት ይች አውሮፕላን በግሩፑ ስር በአየር ትራንስፖርት ንግድ ላይ በተሰማራው በትራንስ ኔሽን ኤርዌይስ ኃ.የተ.የግ.ማ. (ቲ ኤን ኤ) ወደ ስራ እንደምትገባና በዘርፉ ለሀገራችን አስተዋፅኦ እንደምታደርግ ተገልጿል። በፕሮግራሙ ላይ ለተገኙት እንግዶች ንግግር ያደረጉት የቲ ኤን ኤ ዋና ስራ አስኪያጅ አቶ አሚር አብዱልወሀብ እንደተናገሩት አውሮፕላኗ በአፍሪካ አህጉር ውስጥ በግሉ ዘርፍ ባለቤትነት ስትገዛ የመጀመሪያ ከመሆኑም ባሻገር በሀገሪቱም ከኢትዮጵያ አየር መንገድ ውጪ አዲስ አውሮፕላን ተገዝቶ ሲገባ ቀዳሚዋ ነች ።እንደ አቶ አሚር ገለጻ በአይነቷ የተለየችዉ ይህቺ አውሮፕላን ልዩ ከሚያደርጓት ባህሪያት መካከል ምቾትና እና ዘርፈ ብዙ ጠቀሜታ ያላት መሆኑ ነዉ።ዋና ስራ አስኪያጁ እንዳመለከቱት ነዳጅ ቆጣቢነትም ሌላ መገለጫዋ ሲሆን በሰዓት እስከ 561 ኪሎ ሜትር የመብረር አቅም አላት፡፡የቢችክራፍት ኪንግ ኤር 360 ቱርቦፕሮፕ አውሮፕላኗ ተገጣጣሚ የውስጥ ክፍሎች እንዳሏት የተገለጸ ሲሆን ለ8 ቪአይፒ መንገደኞች ወይም 13 ቪአይፒ ላልሆኑ መንገዶኞች መቀመጫዎቿ እንደየአሰፈላጊነቱ እየተቀያየረ ጥቅም ላይ ሊዉል ይችላል። በተጨማሪም ለጭነት አገልግሎት እንዲውል ተደርጎ ሊዋቀር የሚችል ሲሆን በአንድ ጊዜ እስከ 2000 ኪሎ ግራም ክብደት ያላቸው እቃዎችን የማጓጓዝ አቅም አላት፡፡እንደአስፈላጊነቱም ለህሙማን የአየር አምቡላንስ አገልግሎት መስጠት በሚያስችል መልኩ ወንበሮቿን አንስቶ ስትሬቸር በመተካት ተልዕኮ መወጣት በሚያስችል መልኩ የተፈበረከች እንደሆነችም ገልጸዋል፡፡ዘመናዊነትን የተላበሰችዉ አውሮፕላኗ የግሩፑ አካል ወደሆነዉ ወደ ቲኤንኤ በመቀላቀሏ ኩባንያው ለደንበኞቹ የሚሰጠውን አገልግሎት እንደሚያሳድግ ይታመናል።በአቀባበል ስነ ስርዓቱ ላይ የሚድሮክ ኢንቨስትመንት ግሩፕ ዋና ስራ አስፈፃሚ አቶ ጀማል አህመድ፣ የግሩፑ ከፍተኛ አመራሮች እና ሌሎች ጥሪ የተደረገላቸው እንግዶች ተገኝተዋል።ትራንስ ኔሽን ኤርወይስ (ቲ ኤን ኤ) በኢትዮጵያ ውስጥ የሚገኝ ቻርተር የአውሮፕላን ትራንስፖርት አገልግሎት የሚሰጥና የሚድሮክ ኢንቨስትመንት ግሩፕ አንደኛው ድርጅት ነው፡፡ ድርጅቱ ከንግድ ሚኒስቴር የቢዝነስ ኦፕሬቲንግ ሰርተፍኬት እና ከኢትዮጵያ ሲቪል አቪዬሽን ባለስልጣን የአየር ኦፕሬተር ሰርተፍኬት በመቀበል እ∙አ∙አ በ2004 ዓ.ም የተመሰረተ ነው። የኩባንያው ዋና አላማም አስተማማኝ የመንገደኞች እና የካርጎ አየር ትራንስፖርት አገልግሎት መስጠት ነው።ቲኤንኤ በአሁኑ ጊዜ ሶስት አውሮፕላኖች ያሉት ሲሆን፤ ሁለት ዳሽ-8-200 አውሮፕላኖች ET-ALX & ET-AKZ ሆነው የተመዘገቡ እና አንድ ኪንግ ኤር 360፤ ET-AYW ሆና የተመዘገበችው አዲሷ አውሮፕላን ናቸው።

ሚድሮክ ኢንቨስትመንት ግሩፕ የገዛትን “ኪንግ ኤር 360” የተሰኘች ዘመናዊ አውሮፕላን ተረከበ

MIDROC Celebrates its “King Air 360” Aircraft Delivery

#MIDROCInvestmentGroup (MIG) celebrates a milestone with the addition of a US manufactured King Air 360 aircraft into the fleet of Trans Nation Airways PLC (TNA), one of its sister companies engaged in air transportation business.The celebration which took place yesterday, January 9, 2022, at Bole International Airport marked a special moment for MIDROC as it acquires a rare aircraft with new features and navigational capabilities from the US manufacturer – Textron Beechcraft.Briefing guests who attended the celebration, TNA General Manager Mr. Amir Abdulwahab said that the newly delivered aircraft is a unique product which might be of the first of its kind owned by private operators in the African continent.According to Mr. Amir, what makes the aircraft special is its effectiveness and configuration alternatives.The General Manager indicated the fuel efficient product can fly a non-stop for a long distance up to 2,690NM ( 4,982km) once it is fully fueled and it fly at an altitude up to 35,000 ft. (10,668 m) and a maximum cruise speed of 561km/hr.He pointed out that the aircraft the Beechcraft KING AIR 360 turboprop aircraft offers a flexible reconfigurable interiors with many options including for VIP purpose for 9 passengers or 13 passengers with non-VIP seats.In addition, he said, it could be configured for cargo purpose with a capacity of transporting over 2000 kg goods at a time or could be used as an air ambulance with built in passenger patient stretcher as well as other missions.The addition of the modern aircraft into the fleet of TNA is believed to boost the effectiveness of the company’s service delivery to its customers.The celebration of the delivery was attended by CEO of MIDROC Investment Group Mr. Jemal Ahmed, senior management members of the group and other invited guests.Trans Nation Airways (TNA) is a charter airline based in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. It was established in 2004, following receipt of a Business Operating Certificate from the Ministry of Trade and an Air Operator Certificate from the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority. TNA is a member of the MIDROC Investment Group. The major objective of the company is rendering the safest and most reliable passenger & Cargo air transportation service.TNA has a current fleet of three aircrafts; Two Dash-8-200 aircraft with registration ET-ALX & ET-AKZ and one King Air 360 with Registration ET-AYW.

SalaM Health Care Center Offers Free Diabetes Screening Service To Community

SalaM Health Care Center Offers Free Diabetes Screening Service To Community

SalaM Health Care Center Offers Free Diabetes Screening Service To Community

SalaM Health Care Center, a member of MIDROC Investment Group, yesterday November 14, 2021, offered free diabetes screening service to the community around Kore condominium houses where its medical facility is located in connection with the World Diabetes Day.

Medical Director of the Center Dr. Tarik Workalemaw at the occasion told reporters that the objective of the free screening service is discharge the center’s social responsibility and contribute to the effort of preventing the problem of diabetes in Addis Ababa.

Hospital Development Project Manager of the center Dr. Amel Abdellah also indicated that, as it is an institutional culture in the MIDROC Investment Group, the center will continue offering similar free services to the community.

Over 800 persons were freely screened during the campaign.

MIDROC Ethiopia Plc signs a deal with Marriott International

MIDROC Ethiopia Plc signs a deal with Marriott International

MiDROC Ethiopia Plc signs a deal with Marriott International
for a Westin Hotel in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 12 November 2021:Midroc Ethiopia Plc is pleased to announce that it has signed an agreement with Marriott International to operate a Westin Hotel located next to the African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa.

Mr. Jamal Ahmed, CEO of Midroc Investment Group, added: “As we build on our long-term relationship with Marriott International, we look forward to bringing the Westin brand to Ethiopia.”

Yasin Munshi, Director of Lodging Development – East Africa for Marriott International commented, “We are delighted to strengthen our relationship with Midroc Ethiopia and further enhance our footprint in Ethiopia with this landmark project.”

MIDROC Investment Group CEO Mr. Jemal Ahmed (Second from left) and Mr.  Yasin Munshi, Director of Lodging Development – East Africa for Marriott International (Far right)

 

 

 

MIDROC Ethiopia Plc signs a deal with Marriott International

ሚድሮክ ኢትዮጵያና ማሪዮት ኢንተርናሽናል አፍሪካ ዩኒየን ግራንድ ሆቴልን ጨርሶ ለማስተዳደር የሚያስችል ስምምነት ተፈራረሙ፡፡

ሚድሮክ ኢትዮጵያና ማሪዮት ኢንተርናሽናል አፍሪካ ዩኒየን ግራንድ ሆቴልን ጨርሶ ለማስተዳደር የሚያስችል ስምምነት ተፈራረሙ፡፡

አዲስ አበባ፣ ኢትዮጵያ፣ህዳር 3፣ 2014 ዓ.ም (ሚድሮክ ኢንቨስትመንት ግሩፕ) ሚድሮክ ኢትዮጵያና ማሪዮት ኢንተርናሽናል አፍሪካ ዩኒየን ግራንድ ሆቴልን ጨርሶ ለማስተዳደር የሚያስችል ስምምነት ተፈራረሙ፡፡

በአዲስ አበባ ከተማ አፍሪካ ህብረት አዳራሽ አጠገብ ያለውን የሚድሮክ ኢትዮጵያ ንብረት የሆነውንና አፍሪካ ዩኒየን ግራንድ ሆቴል የሚባለውን ሆቴል የማሪዮት ኢንተርናሽናል ጨርሶ ለማስተዳደር ነው ስምምነቱ የተደረገው፡፡

 በሚድሮክ ኢትየጵያ በኩል ስምምነቱን የተፈራረሙት የሚድሮክ ኢንቨስትመንት ግሩፕ ዋና ሥራ አስፈጻሚ አቶ ጀማል አህመድ “ከማሪዮት ኢንተርናሽናል ጋር ለረጅም ጊዜ  መስራታችን ባስገኘልን የጋራ ጥቅም ምክንያት የዌስቲን ብራንድ ወደ ኢትዮጵያ ለማምጣት ከፍተኛ ፍላጎት አድሮብናል” ብለዋል።

 በምስራቅ አፍሪካ የማሪዮት ኢንተርናሽናል የሎጅንግ ዴቨሎፕመንት ዳይሬክተር ያሲን ሙንሺ በበኩላቸው “ይህ አስደናቂ ፕሮጀክት ከሚድሮክ ጋር ያለንን ግንኙነት ይበልጥ የሚያጠናክር እና በኢትዮጵያም ያለንን አሻራ ከፍ የሚያደርግ በመሆኑ ደስተኞች ነን” ሲሉ አስተያየታቸውን ሰጥተዋል።

ይህ ሥምምነት ከሁለቱ አካላት ተጠቃሚነት ባሻገር ለሆቴል ዘርፉም ሆነ ለኢትዮጵያ ያለው ፋይዳ የላቀ መሆኑም በስምምነቱ ወቅት ተጠቁሟል፡፡

 

Horizon Addis Tyre Manufacturing PLC has Received Kaizen Award

Horizon Addis Tyre Manufacturing PLC has Received Kaizen Award

Horizon Addis Tyre Manufacturing PLC Receives Kaizen Award

 

Addis Ababa, November 2, 2021:  Horizon Addis Tyre Manufacturing Plc today, November 2, 2021, has received a trophy and a certificate as it has won the third Africa Kaizen award as an outstanding performer in the large scale organizations category from the Africa continent.

The award announcement was made earlier at the Awarding Ceremony 2021 which was held at the African Kaizen Annual Conference (AKAC) 2021 on 25th of August 2021 in  Dar es Salaam, Tanzania,  but the handing over of the award was postponed due to COVID 19 pandemic at the moment.

Deputy Chief Representative of  the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Ms. Megumi Hirose and Director General of Ethiopian Kaizen Institute (EKI) Mr. Asnake Gudisa handed over the award in a ceremony held today at the premises of Horizon Addis Tyre Manufacturing Plc located southern part of the capital around Saris area. The company took part in the African Kaizen award organized by AUDA-NEPAD and JICA (The African Union Development Agency- New Partnership for Africa’s Development and JICA.

 

 The company named “Outstanding Performer” for its excellent activities on quality and productivity improvement and this will make the company exemplary for other African companies.

In his message in connection with the handing over of the Award, MIDROC Investment Group CEO Mr. Jemal Ahmed said “Horizon Addis Tyre manufacturing Plc was chosen and awarded as an outstanding performer as the large scale organization with a size of more than 250 employees and for its excellent activities on quality and productivity improvement – Kaizen. The recognition came as the company achieved better results which serve as model cases to be shared in Africa.”

Mr. Jemal also seized the opportunity to congratulate all members of the management and employees of the company over the outstanding achievement.

Moreover, the CEO reaffirms the support of the top management and owners of the company in the time to come to assist in the realization of further successes.

Speaking at the event, the guest of honor Mr. Asnake Gudisa who is also the acting Director General of EKI expressed his appreciation to the company for its exceptional performance and representation of all Ethiopian institution at the international arena.

The General Director pledged his institution’s support to the company in all its future endeavors and business undertakings.

Mr. Samuel Halala Kajella, Director General of the Institute of Chemicals and Construction Inputs Industry Development of Ethiopia also indicated that Horizon Addis Tyre Manufacturing PLC has always done commendable manufacturing exercises and his institution is ready to continue its usual support to help the company be more productive.

Horizon Addis Tyre Manufacturing Plc General Manager Mr. Getachew Abebe said “Ever since we implemented kaizen, it has helped us a lot to do our day-to-day activity in a better way. Kaizen philosophy has contributed to economic and social development of developing countries in various fields including industry, health, education and public service.”

             The General Manager added that Horizon Addis Tyre has improved its performance for the last 10 years continuously since managed by the former Horizon Plantation the current  Midroc Investment Group.

According to Mr. Getachew ,the company has implemented 1st phase kaizen in three months that was expected to take  6 months and proceeded to the second level/intermediate kaizen  by sustaining  the 1st phase kaizen making it part of its  working system.

As part of improving quality, productivity, competitiveness and building a good work cultures the company started the implementation of kaizen in October 2018 with unreserved effort and support of EKI.

Kaizen is a Japanese term meaning “change for the better” or “continuous improvement.” It is a Japanese business philosophy regarding the processes that continuously improve operations and involve all employees. Kaizen sees improvement in productivity as a gradual and methodical process.