Ethiopia: Addis Abeba Developing New Land Grading System

The Addis Abeba City Administration has completed the first phase of a study to determine appropriate standard benchmarks on land lease prices and the valuation of property in the... Read more »

Ethiopia at the centre of global farmland selling rush

Locals move out as international contractors seize opportunities offered by government to lease farmland at knockdown rates It’s the deal of the century: £150 a week to lease more... Read more »

Ethiopia: A double standard on land related issues

by Desalegn Sisay (Afrik) Ethiopia Agriculture Ministry, last month, rejected a petition to reconsider the lease of huge forestry lands to foreign companies. Whilst local environmentalists argue that the... Read more »

Punjab farmers to cultivate in Ethiopia, Import output to India

A group of Punjab-based farmers today said that they are going to grow pulses and oilseeds on 5,000 hectares of land in Ethiopia and import their farm produce to... Read more »

Ethiopia offers India farmland, 40 percent the size of Punjab

New Delhi, Feb 2: Ethiopia has offered to Indian investors 1.8 million hectares of farmland, equaling nearly 40 percent the total area of principal grain-growing state of Punjab, in... Read more »

Wikileaks cable: Land grab in Ethiopia

UNCLASSIFIED//FOR OFFICIAL USE ONLY – Embassy Addis Ababa  – SENSITIVE BUT UNCLASSIFIED. NOT FOR INTERNET DISTRIBUTION. | VZCZCXRO8589 RR RUEHBZ RUEHDU RUEHGI RUEHJO RUEHMA RUEHMR RUEHPA RUEHRN RUEHTRO DE... Read more »

India’s company want another massive land in Ethiopia

Chadha Agro Plc set to receive 100,000 ha land Reporter By Hayal Alemayehu Chadha Agro Plc, one of India’s giant operators in agro business, is set to get hold... Read more »