VIDEO: Ethiopia’s industrial boom

Everywhere you look in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, there is something being built. It involves many local businesses, Chinese investors and the state. The BBC’s Roderick Macleod has been finding out... Read more »
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African Union to open Chinese-funded New HQ in Ethiopia

The African Union is due to inaugurate its newly built headquarters in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. The entire $200m (£127m) project was funded by China as a gift to the AU,... Read more »
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Commercial Bank of Ethiopia Agrees $300 Million China Loan

(Bloomberg) — The Commercial Bank of Ethiopia signed a memorandum of understanding with the Export-Import Bank of China for a $300 million credit facility, Ethiopia’s state- owned lender said. “The amount is... Read more »
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Kenyans to Protest Chinese Involvement in Ethiopia’s Gibe III Dam

APA -Nairobi (Kenya) – Members of civil society and other concerned individuals in Kenya are on Sunday, 20 February 2011 scheduled to stage a peaceful protest march to petition the Chinese government... Read more »