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 »

‘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 thinktank report has... Read more »

Ethiopia banks on seeds to boost food security

Ethiopia has introduced a programme to improve food security that combines scientific knowledge with local know how, as new community-based seed banks and training centres try to help farmers meet their basic... Read more »

Leading UAE Pharmaceutical Company Sponsors Ethiopia Healthcare Summit

Julphar’s investments in Ethiopia help meet local demand on affordable high quality medicines and reduce reliance on imports In a step that reflects the growing importance of the Ethiopian market for its... Read more »

The 2nd Ethiopia Banking and ICT Summit to be held in November

  Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The 2nd Annual Ethiopia Banking and ICT summit will take place here on November 21, 2014. The one day summit is designed to highlight the key Investment... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Tech Industry Emerges

By Hiruy Fekre As people go online to meet and interact with friends and relatives or put up their latest photos, young homegrown entrepreneurs are creating money making opportunities and getting their... Read more »

Travel: Ethiopia – A journey to the cradle of humanity

Light and Shade: Sunset over the Lalibela region of Ethiopia. The top of the Church of St George can be seen to the left emerging from the rock into which it is... Read more »

The British expat who has opened a farm in Ethiopia

19 June 2014 Last updated at 00:20 By James Jeffrey Addis Ababa, Ethiopia The business hopes to take advantage of increased milk consumption in Ethiopia Beside the small town of Adiguden a... Read more »

Ethiopia receives credit ratings needed for Eurobond issue

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Ethiopia received its first credit ratings on Friday, paving the way for a possible debut sovereign debt issue which would give investors another route into Africa’s second-most populous country.... 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 of the world... Read more »