East Africa continues to integrate, Ethiopian Airlines scales up, and AIIB expands

Regional integration makes strides in East Africa On Wednesday, May 9, President Ismail Omar Guelleh of Djibouti and President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya signed four agreements designed to boost trade and deepen... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines Signs Purchase Agreement for 10 firm Q400 Aircraft

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that it has concluded a firm order for 10 new Q400 aircraft with Ethiopian Airlines. The order also includes purchase rights for five additional Q400 aircraft. Based... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines to Purchase 10 New Aircrafts

Kampala — Africa’s fast growing carrier, Ethiopian Airlines, has signed a purchase agreement with Bombardier for 10 new Q400 aircrafts. Bombardier Commercial Aircraft said on April 27 that the value of the... Read more »

My family members, friends in Ethiopia now wear Nigerian dresses because of me —Ethiopian Airlines boss confesses

Pretty and delectable Firiehiwot Mekonnen is the General Manager of Ethiopia Airlines in Nigeria.Before rising to her new position, the mother of one was head of traffic and sales in Abuja. Firiehiwot... Read more »

Inside Bale Mountains Park, Ethiopia’s nature reserve where wolves and honey badgers roam

At first it’s a speck on the landscape, a barely tangible tangerine blur beyond tufts of alpine shrubs. I try not to get too excited. My first wolf sighting turned out to... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines all – female crew is welcomed by Argentine president

The Argentine president, Mauricio Macri, welcomed the all female Ethiopian Airlines flight to Buenos Aires. The maiden trip from the Ethiopian capital to the Argentine capital was historically underatken on the occassion... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines to offer direct Chicago-to-Africa flights

Ethiopian Airlines to offer direct Chicago-to-Africa flights Associated Press Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport will soon offer its first direct flights to Africa. The Chicago Department of Aviation and Ethiopian Airlines on Monday... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines to offer direct Chicago-to-Africa flights

Ethiopian Airlines to offer direct Chicago-to-Africa flights Associated Press Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport will soon offer its first direct flights to Africa. The Chicago Department of Aviation and Ethiopian Airlines on Monday... Read more »

O’Hare to offer 1st direct Chicago-to-Africa flights

Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport will soon offer its first direct flights to Africa. The Chicago Department of Aviation and Ethiopian Airlines on Monday announced new nonstop service between O’Hare and Ethiopia’s Addis... Read more »

Ethiopia says recently concluded AU summit most highly attended in history – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Feb. 1 (Xinhua) — Ethiopia said on Thursday the week-long 30th AU summit which concluded on Monday attracted more than 10,000 delegates, the largest figure in the organization’s history. Speaking... Read more »