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PEO Solutions in Ethiopia

Our Services in Ethiopia

PEO / Employer of Record

Hire workers in Ethiopia without the need to setup an in-country entity

Employ Expatriates

Employ expats in Ethiopia through our network of in-country partners.

Employ Local Nationals

Our services enable you to employ local nationals in Ethiopia.

Payroll Management

We accurately handle all your payroll needs & benefits management.


Cost Effective



Quick Facts

Ethiopian law allows a foreigner to be employed in Ethiopia, provided that they acquire work permit. The work permit is issued by the Ministry of Labour. A work permit is given for a foreign employee in a specific type of work for three years and must be renewed every year.

Resident entities are taxed on worldwide income; whereas non-residents are taxed on Ethiopia-source income. … Capital gains are taxed at a rate of 15%, however capital gains derived from transfers of shares of companies and bonds are subject to tax at a rate of 30%.

  • Orthodox Christmas Day
  • Timkat 
  • Adwa Victory Day 
  • Good Friday (Eastern) 
  • Orthodox Easter 
  • Labour Day 
  • Patriots’ Victory Day
  • Eid al-Fitr Derg Downfall Day 
  • Eid al-Adha 
  • Enkutash 
  • Meskel 
  • Prophet’s Birthday