Ethiopia fights for tourism dollar

Addis Ababa – When Scottish explorer James Bruce published a five-volume work in 1790 about his search in Ethiopia for the source of the Nile, European readers dismissed his... Read more »

Egypt’s FM arrives in Ethiopia for diplomatic session

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry arrived in Addis Ababa Sunday for the fifth session of the joint Egyptian-Ethiopian committee to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries. Shoukri told... Read more »

In pictures: Ethiopia’s thriving art market

15 September 2014 Last updated at 01:30 Business and art are becoming increasingly entwined in the Ethiopian capital, but journalist James Jeffrey asks if this has come at a... Read more »

How Ethiopians in the US cling onto their heritage

5 August 2014 Last updated at 02:26 By Damian Zane BBC Africa, Washington The traditional music plays and children, some dressed in Ethiopian costume, perform a traditional dance: Raising... Read more »

Video: Ethiopia turns to wine to boost image, economy

One hundred and sixty kilometres from the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa, a French tradition has been exported to east Africa as merlot, syrah and chardonnay grapes grow in... Read more »

Economic cooperation between Egypt and Ethiopia on the rise – Al

Economic cooperation between Egypt and Ethiopia on the rise Author: Walaa Hussein Posted July 10, 2014 Cairo is working on resuming the Ethiopian-Egyptian activities that were suspended on all levels. This... Read more »

Ethiopia Arrests 25 in ‘Terror’ Sweep

Addis Ababa:  Ethiopian police arrested 25 people accused of plotting attacks in the country and suspected of having links to Somalia’s Al-Qaeda-linked Shebab rebels, officials said Thursday. Government spokesman... Read more »

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... Read more »

Road accident in Ethiopian capital leaves 20 dead, several injured

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) At least 20 people died and several were injured on Saturday in a tragic road accident in Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital. The incident occurred when... Read more »