Somalia, Ethiopia to jointly invest in four seaports on the Red Sea

MOGADISHU (Reuters) – Somalia and Ethiopia announced they were jointly investing in four seaports to attract foreign investment to their two countries, the latest move in a tussle for access to ports... Read more »

Ethiopia Plans to Build Navy, Prime Minister Says

Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia attending Ethiopian Navy day annual celebration at Massawa in 1970 G.C By Nizar Manek | Bloomberg Landlocked Ethiopia is planning to build a navy, Prime Minister Abiy... Read more »

Landlocked Ethiopia Plans to Build Navy, Prime Minister Says

Landlocked Ethiopia is planning to build a navy, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said during a briefing of the heads of the country’s National Defense Force. “Following the efforts made to build capacity... Read more »

Local Chinese Company Starts Exporting Its Products

Di Yuan Ceramics Plc. made its first export from Ethiopia to Somaliland on May 08, 2018 selling 4,000 square meters of ceramic fields. According to the company’s Sales Manager, William Wieng,... Read more »

Ethiopia Invests in its Neighbors’ Ports

Port Sudan (file image) By MarEx 2018-05-10 20:02:00 Landlocked Ethiopia has announced significant new steps to diversify its access to seagoing trade. Since the 1990s, it has depended almost exclusively upon the... Read more »

Ethiopia moves to take stake in Port of Djibouti after PM’s visit

Ethiopia will take a stake in the Port of Djibouti, its main gateway for trade, under a deal reached between the two countries, state media outlets said on Tuesday. Djibouti had been... Read more »

Uhuru to host Ethiopia, Djibouti leaders this week

By IBRAHIM ORUKOMore by this Author By PSCUMore by this Author The new Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will arrive in the country on Sunday for a two-day State visit to bolster... Read more »

Ethiopia agrees stake in Port Sudan, prisoner release on PM Abiy’s Sudan trip

Days after announcing that they will take a stake in Port of Djibouti, Ethiopia and Sudan have agreed a deal that will allow them to take a stake of Port Sudan, an... Read more »

[Photos] Ethiopia PM addresses Djibouti parliament

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Sunday addressed the Djiboutian parliament as part of his official visit to the country. It is his first foreign trip since replacing Hailemariam Desalegn almost a... Read more »

Eritrea, Djibouti, Ethiopia hosts top U.S. diplomat on East Africa tour

The United States Department of State on Saturday announced that a top official on African Affairs was due to tour three East African countries between April 22 – April 26. Principal Deputy... Read more »