Can farming in Ethiopia be successfully commercialised? – BBC VIDEO

There may be a property and infrastructure boom in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa, but more than 70% of Ethiopians still live in rural areas – farming grain and livestock. The... Read more »

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 »

Can farming in Ethiopia be successfully commercialised?

There may be a property and infrastructure boom in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa, but more than 70% of Ethiopians still live in rural areas – farming grain and livestock. The... Read more »

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 »

VIDEO: Commercialising farming in Ethiopia

There may be a property and infrastructure boom in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa, but more than 70% of Ethiopians still live in rural areas – farming grain and livestock. The... Read more »

South Sudan warring rivals in Ethiopia for peace talks

Representatives of South Sudan’s warring parties are in Ethiopia for talks aimed at putting an end to the civil war that has been going on in the country for almost 11 months,... Read more »

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 account of ancient... 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 state news agency... 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 cost to creativity... 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 and lowering their... Read more »