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 vineyards sprawling out... 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 comes in tandem... 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 Shimeles Kemal told... 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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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 a truck with... Read more »