AerCap Delivers First of Two New Airbus A350 XWB Aircraft to Ethiopian Airlines

DUBLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–AerCap Holdings N.V. (“AerCap”) (NYSE: AER) today announced the deliveryof a new Airbus A350-900 to Ethiopian Airlines, the first of two newA350-900 aircraft deliveries on long-term lease to Ethiopian Airlinesfrom AerCap’s... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines, First in Africa to take delivery of Airbus A350 XWB

Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing and the largest African airline, is only the second airline in the Star Alliance network after Singapore Airline to take delivery of the A350 XWB. It is... Read more »

Ethiopian man who murdered his alleged rapist asks Rivlin for pardon

JERUSALEM (JTA) — An Ethiopian man who murdered his alleged rapist and abuser, and who has served five years of a 12-year sentence, has asked Israeli President Reuven Rivlin to pardon him.... Read more »

Raising My Voice for Ethiopian Girls

This article was posted in Ms Magazine on June 14, 2016 by Achie Gezahegne, Rise Up Girl Leader (Let Girls Lead is an initiative of Rise Up, which advances health, education and... Read more »

Ethiopian community members in Juba visit Machar’s residence

June 26, 2016 (JUBA) – A number of Ethiopian citizens who reside in the South Sudanese capital, Juba, have paid a visit to the First Vice President, Riek Machar, at his Jebel... Read more »

Ethiopia, Kenya sign oil pipeline deal

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle June 25, 2016 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia and Kenya this week signed a new deal on construction of a crude oil pipeline which would run from the Kenyan coastal... Read more »

Ethiopia forced to dump 69 million defective condoms

Ethiopia was forced to get rid of 69 million condoms that were donated to help fight the spread of AIDS when they were discovered to be defective. The condoms failed an elasticity... Read more »

Tsgabu Grmay, first Ethiopian cyclist to race in the Tour de France

On July 2, Tsgabu Grmay will make history as the first Ethiopian to race the Tour de France when he lines up with Lampre-Merida. The 24-year-old made his grand tour at last year’s... Read more »

Ethiopian PM visits Olkaria, promises more energy partnerships

The Ethiopian PM promised more collaboration with Kenya on energy when he visited Olkaria, the largest geothermal power plant in Africa, on Friday. Hailemariam Desalegn led a delegation of senior officials from... Read more »

Ethiopian Prime Minister gets 21-gun-salute at State House, Nairobi

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn was on Thursday formally received by President Uhuru Kenyatta at State House, Nairobi. The visiting Prime Minister who arrived in the country on Wednesday at the start... Read more »