Kenya unease grows as Ethiopia becomes region’s largest economy :: Kenya

Addis Ababa / Djibouti train line. The 750 kilometre (460 mile) railway, built by two Chinese firms, links Addis Ababa to the Red Sea port city of Djibouti in about 10 hours.... Read more »

Ethiopia’s former leader Meles Zenawi funeral

Thousands of mourners have paid their final respects to Ethiopia’s former leader Meles Zenawi, who died last month after 21 years in power. Meles had overseen strong economic growth in recent years,... Read more »

Ethiopian Banks May Be Less Profitable as Deposit Growth Slows

(Bloomberg) — Ethiopian banks may become less profitable this year as deposit growth slows and because of a law that requires lenders to buy government securities, Access Capital SC said. Returns on... Read more »