This DC Taxi Driver Was a Superstar in Ethiopia

Left: Photo collage by a fan (unknown) at the Hilton Hotel, late 1960s. Right: Hailu Mergia today. As a young man living in Addis Ababa during the swinging 60s, Hailu... Read more »

Chinese community in Ethiopia celebrates upcoming Spring Festival – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 11 (Xinhua) — Chinese living abroad are already in the mood for celebrations for the upcoming Chinese Spring Festival that falls on Feb. 16 this year.... Read more »

Camel trains are holding up Ethiopia’s new railway line

The Economist Economist – “MORE than any other technical design or social institution,” wrote the late British historian, Tony Judt, “the railway stands for modernity.” But the road to... Read more »

Chinese troupes perform in Ethiopia to celebrate Spring Festival – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 5 (Xinhua) — Chinese cultural troupes on Monday staged colorful performances to celebrate the Spring Festival — the Chinese Lunar New Year, at the National Theater... Read more »

How Ethiopia’s New Railway Could Launch an Inclusive Urban Boom – Next City

This week, planners, policymakers and urban practitioners from across the world are gathering in Kuala Lumpur for World Urban Forum 9. This story is part of Next City’s coverage... Read more »

‘Ethiopian students can boost Ethio-Turkish relations’

Ethiopian students are expected to serve as a bridge for strengthening Ethio-Turkish relations, Turkey’s Deputy Education Minister said Saturday. Said Orhan Erdem made the remarks during the 13th annual... Read more »

15 dead in weeklong protests in Ethiopia’s Amhara regional state – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 3 (Xinhua) — Weeklong protests in Ethiopia’s northern Amhara regional state have left 15 people dead, a press statement from Amhara regional government said on Saturday.... Read more »

Yekatit 12 Event in Harlem Remembers Fascist War Crimes in Ethiopia at Tadias Magazine

Yekatit 12 Event in Harlem Remembers Fascist War Crimes in Ethiopia Published by Tadias Magazine February 2nd, 2018 in Events and Featured. The Yekatit 12 monument in Addis Ababa.... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines to debut flight to Chicago

Ethiopian Airlines will launch a new service to Chicago starting June 2, 2018, Routes Online reports. Chicago will be Ethiopian’s fourth destination in USA which includes Washington Dulles, Newark... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines celebrates Chinese New Year with Chinese passengers – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 31 (Xinhua) — The Ethiopian Airlines on Wednesday held a special event for Chinese nationals returning home for the Chinese New Year, or Spring Festival. This... Read more »