DP World considering logistics facility in Ethiopia :: Kenya

Ethiopia has invested in DP Worlds’ Berbera port project as DP World plans the county’s logistics facility. [Photo: Reuters] DP World is considering setting up a logistics facility in landlocked Ethiopia to... Read more »

Ethiopia moves to take stake in Port of Djibouti after PM’s visit

Ethiopia will take a stake in the Port of Djibouti, its main gateway for trade, under a deal reached between the two countries, state media outlets said on Tuesday. Djibouti had been... Read more »

Ethiopia buys stake in Dubai-managed Somaliland port

Dubai‘s state-owned DP World said on Thursday the Ethiopian government had taken a 19 percent stake in Somaliland’s Port of Berbera. The port operator said it would retain a 51 percent stake... Read more »

Ethiopian migrant run down in Calais as hundreds return to port town

Instead of setting up another camp, they are staying in small groups, sleeping rough in fields or wasteland on the edges of the town.   Police say they are enforcing a “zero-tolerance... Read more »

Djibouti-Ethiopia Railway Officially Inaugurated – Awramba Times – Awramba Times

President of Djibouti Ismail Omar Guelleh (R), and Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn (L), along with senior officials from various parts of the region have attended the inauguration ceremony . The railway... Read more »

Djibouti-Ethiopia Railway Officially Inaugurated – Awramba Times

President of Djibouti Ismail Omar Guelleh (R), and Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn (L), along with senior officials from various parts of the region have attended the inauguration ceremony . The railway... Read more »

Ethiopia launches Africa’s 1st electric rail

Ethiopia will on Wednesday launch Africa’s first modern electrified railway line. Built by China, the rail line links the Ethiopian capital , Addis Ababa with  the port of Djibouti. The full length of the... Read more »

Lamu port project launched for Ethiopia and South Sudan

Construction has begun on a $23bn (£14.5bn) port project and oil refinery in south-eastern Kenya’s coastal Lamu region near war-torn Somalia’s border. An oil pipeline, railway and motorway will also be built... Read more »
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Somaliland says PetroTrans to extend Berbera port

HARGEISA (Reuters) – PetroTrans, a Chinese petroleum firm, will carry out extension works to Somaliland’s Berbera port, after it signed a deal with the government of the breakaway enclave of Somalia, the... Read more »
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Somaliland, Ethiopia and China to Sign Trilateral Deals

BEIJING — Somaliland President Ahmed M. Silanyo arrived in the Chinese capital on Friday for bilateral talks likely to yield dozens of deals, statement said. According to a Presidential press state, the... Read more »