Addis has run out of space’: Ethiopia’s radical redesign

Two construction workers in Koye, the largest condominium site under construction outside Addis Ababa.Photograph: Charlie Rosser Wrapped in a white shawl and sporting a wide-brimmed cowboy hat, Haile stares out at his... Read more »

For Ethiopia’s Buze Diriba, EQT win makes it a three-peat – Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette For Ethiopia’s Buze Diriba, EQT win makes it a three-peatPittsburgh Post-GazetteDiriba, a native of Ethiopia, posted a time of 52 minutes, 11 seconds, to defeat fellow countrywoman Gotytom Gebreslase by... Read more »

Ethiopia vs Kenya – The Chinese standard gauge rails compared

East Africa plays host to two of the continent’s most modernized rail transport system. Regional economic giants, Kenya and Ethiopia have both launched Standard Gauge Railways (SGR) in less than year. Both... Read more »

State Enterprises Can Be Efficient – Ethiopian Minister

He noted that the government in Ethiopia is disciplined and ensures that state enterprises run efficiently without corruption. Dr. Arkebe Oqubay, a minister and special advisor to the Prime Minister of... 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 »

Charitable run to honor former Lindenhurst woman killed in Ethiopia – Chicago Daily Herald

A 5-kilometer charity race will be held in Lindenhurst this month to honor a former resident who was killed in Ethiopia in October. Organizers are celebrating the life and work of Sharon... Read more »

Modernizing Ethiopia Opens $475-Million, China-Built Urban Rail – Bloomberg

Tekle Negash’s days of riding a battered minibus to work in Ethiopia’s capital are over. Boarding Addis Ababa’s $475-million, Chinese-built and funded Light Rail, he can slash his one-hour commute by two-thirds... Read more »

Modernizing Ethiopia Opens $475-Million, China-Built Urban Rail – Bloomberg

Tekle Negash’s days of riding a battered minibus to work in Ethiopia’s capital are over. Boarding Addis Ababa’s $475-million, Chinese-built and funded Light Rail, he can slash his one-hour commute by two-thirds... Read more »

Modernizing Ethiopia Opens $475-Million, China-Built Urban Rail – Bloomberg

Tekle Negash’s days of riding a battered minibus to work in Ethiopia’s capital are over. Boarding Addis Ababa’s $475-million, Chinese-built and funded Light Rail, he can slash his one-hour commute by two-thirds... Read more »

Modernizing Ethiopia Opens $475-Million, China-Built Urban Rail – Bloomberg

Tekle Negash’s days of riding a battered minibus to work in Ethiopia’s capital are over. Boarding Addis Ababa’s $475-million, Chinese-built and funded Light Rail, he can slash his one-hour commute by two-thirds... Read more »