ISS Today: Port deal underscores Djibouti’s reliance on Ethiopia

First published by ISS Today When Djibouti makes international headlines, it is usually in connection with the many superpowers that have built military bases on its shore. France, the United States, China,... Read more »

Ethiopia Eyes Role in DP World-Managed Port in Somaliland

Ethiopia is in talks to acquire shares in a joint venture involving DP World Ltd. that will manage a port in northern Somalia, a Somali official said, a move that could give... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines to Start Flight to Berbera

Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing airline in Africa, is pleased to announce the resumption of its flights to Hargeisa in Somaliland as of 10 June 2012. Ethiopian will operate daily flights to... Read more »

The Looming Danger That Africa & International Community Needs to Confront Wisely

Article by Omer Hussein Dualeh The situation in the Horn of Africa is basically of that of famine and unprecedented drought affecting many countries, but when this catastrophe eases, and the Shabaab... Read more »

China gives Ethiopia us$500 million loan

China has lent Ethiopia US$ 500 million that will be used to fund various development projects in the Horn of Africa country. The loan agreement signed with the Chinese Export and Import... Read more »
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Somaliland, Ethiopia and China to Sign Trilateral Deals

BEIJING — Somaliland President Ahmed M. Silanyo arrived in the Chinese capital on Friday for bilateral talks likely to yield dozens of deals, statement said. According to a Presidential press state, the... Read more »
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Ethiopia + Berbera Port + China deal – change in the Horn?

Somaliland media sources and other rumours, including on Twitter, have suggested (12 Aug) that a deal on Somaliland’s Berbera port is imminent with China and Ethiopia. According to Somaliland media, Somaliland President... Read more »