Ethiopia bets on grand projects in drive for industrial power

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Chinese workers mingle with Ethiopians putting the finishing touches to a metro line that cuts through Addis Ababa, one of a series of grand state... Read more »

Govt, Industry Leaders Express High Expectations of Upcoming Hotel Investment …

The government in Ethiopia and industry leaders gathered to brief the media yesterday on the African Hotel Investment Forum 2015 (AHIF), which will take place at the same location... Read more »

Research Project On Ethiopia’s Foreign Policy Making Launched

“Ethiopia’s International Relations: The Foreign Policy Making and Determinants of an Emerging Giant,” a research project aimed at investigating the substance and formulation processes of Ethiopia’s foreign policy making... Read more »

‘Nightmare’ for Ethiopian pastoralists as foreign investors buy up land

Ethiopia’s policy of leasing millions of hectares of land to foreign investors is encouraging human rights violations, ruining livelihoods and disturbing a delicate political balance between ethnic groups, a... Read more »

Addis Releases Sudan-Based Leasing Company Pilots & Copters

By Kaleyesus Bekele The Ethiopian government last week released five helicopters with 26 foreign crew members who recently entered Ethiopian air space without legal permission. The five Russian-made civilian... Read more »

Govt Releases 26 Foreign Pilots, Helicopters

By Kaleyesus Bekele The Ethiopian government last week released five helicopters with 26 foreign crew members who recently entered Ethiopian air space without legal permission. The five Russian-made civilian... Read more »

Sudan becomes second largest investor in Ethiopia after China

July 15, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Sudanese business firms have become the second largest foreign investors in Ethiopia after China, the state-run Ethiopian Radio and Television Agency said. According... Read more »

Ethiopia pushes retail door ajar to foreigners

* Foreign retailers blocked from Ethiopian market * Government says it’s open to foreigners managing state firms * “Archaic” distribution networks force prices up * High public spending squeezing... Read more »

Ensuring Addis Ababa Lives Up to Its Reputation

These days Addis Ababa is growingly emerging in the limelight on the global stage. Reports published by various reputed international institutions describe Addis Ababa as one of the cities... Read more »