Fairfax Africa Fund plans to build $4 billion oil refinery in Ethiopia – Ethiosports

Fairfax Africa Fund, a US-based investment firm, in collaboration with multiple partners from Asian countries is planning to build an oil refinery in Ethiopia with a total investment cost... Read more »

Chinese-built and funded Ethiopia-Djibouti electric rail line begins commercial operations.

China’s role as the leading influencer on rail in Africa has taken a further step forward this week the official start of commercial operations on the 756-km electrified line... Read more »

Ethiopian herders get automated weather stations

Automated weather stations (AWS) are being installed in some of Ethiopia’s lowlands to help herders and other climate-vulnerable residents respond better to recurring shocks related to climate change. The... Read more »

Egypt denies demanding Sudan exclusion from talks with Ethiopia over dam project

January 2, 2018 (KHARTOUM) – The Egyptian government denied it seeks to hold bilateral talks with Ethiopia on the disputed Renaissance Dam in a way to exclude Sudan from... Read more »

Defusing Ethiopia’s toxic time bomb

It’s the beginning of the end for Ethiopia’s stores of DDT, an internationally restricted pesticide. The East African country is moving to eliminate once and for all the largest... Read more »

Two geothermal projects in Ethiopia finalising power purchase agreements | Think GeoEnergy

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (Source: Flickr, CC, By: neiljs) Long time efforts to secure power purchase agreements for the two geothermal projects of Corbetti and Tulu Moye in Ethiopia, with... Read more »

Ethiopia Canceled Fuel Pipeline Construction Plan

Ethiopia canceled the plan it made to construct a fuel pipeline that stretches to its neighboring country, Djibouti. The pipeline was planned to be constructed by Black Rhino Group,... Read more »

Ethiopia: Tablets Use to Access Reading Materials

By Leulseged Worku Lack of books or other reading materials is a common problem for most African countries. Ethiopia is not exception in this regard. What is more, inadequate... Read more »

Ethiopia secures US$ 101 AfDB funding for power systems upgrade

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 23 2017 – Executive Directors of the African Development Bank Group have approved a loan and a grant amounting to US$101.46m for the rehabilitation of power... Read more »

Ethiopia: Airport Expansion Key in Maintaining Ethiopian Leading Status

By Bilal Derso Ethiopian Airlines Group Airports’ Enterprise says the Addis Ababa Bole International Airport Expansion Project would have a key role in maintaining and advancing Ethiopian leading position... Read more »