Ethiopian Businessman Rejects Invitation to Meet Obama

Listen Interview Below (AddisNews) – Ato Wubshet Workalemahu an Ethiopian advertisement business person and former journalist reject an invitation to meet President Barack Obama at the day of his... Read more »

Ethiopia Excited, But Cautious, Over Obama Visit – Voice of America

VOA was ordered by Addis Ababa police to stop filming after speaking residents ADDIS ABABA—Ethiopia did not roll out the red carpet when a little-known U.S. senator decided, in... Read more »

European Investment Bank opens office in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – The European Investment Bank (EIB) opened an office on Thursday in Ethiopia, where the economy is expected to grow by 10 percent this year and... Read more »

Ethiopia’s HaileMariam Threatens to Take Action Against Eritrea

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle July 7, 2015 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia warned on Tuesday it would take necessary action against arch-rival Eritrea unless it refrains from an alleged destabilizing role... Read more »

UN demands release of British activist jailed in Ethiopia amid torture fears

   The UN has demanded the immediate release of a Briton held on death row in Ethiopia for more than a year, an intervention that campaigners say exposes Britain’s... Read more »

Ethiopia scrambles to meet property demand in booming capital

By Drazen Jorgic and Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – A property boom in Ethiopia‘s capital is putting pressure on the government to keep homes affordable for some of... Read more »

Seven Passengers From Ethiopian Airlines Inaugural Flight Claim Asylum in Dublin

Five adults and two children Ethiopian Airlines passengers reportedly claim asylum at Dublin Airport in Ireland. The passengers were on Ethiopian Airlines inaugural flight starting the new route from... Read more »

President Obama to Visit Ethiopia, African Union in July

US President Barack Obama will become the first sitting American leader to visit Ethiopia Washington (AFP) – US President Barack Obama will in late July become the first sitting... Read more »