Locals to take the driver seat on Ethiopia-Djibouti railway

ADDIS ABABA, Oct. 16 (Xinhua) — The Ethiopia-Djibouti Standard Gauge Railway Share Company (EDR) on Wednesday disclosed its plan to transfer captaincy to local experts by the end of next year as... Read more »

Ethiopia secures 95 mil USD to finance Adama-Awash Expressway project

The government of Ethiopia and the African Development Bank Group have signed a $98 million grant agreement from the African Development Fund (ADF) to help finance phase one of the Ethiopia–Djibouti Road... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines steps up hunt for African connections

NAIROBI/ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopian Airlines is accelerating its strategy of weaving a patchwork of new African routes to soak up traffic on the continent and fly customers towards its more lucrative... Read more »

Somalia, Ethiopia to jointly invest in four seaports on the Red Sea

MOGADISHU (Reuters) – Somalia and Ethiopia announced they were jointly investing in four seaports to attract foreign investment to their two countries, the latest move in a tussle for access to ports... Read more »

Ethiopia Plans to Build Navy, Prime Minister Says

Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia attending Ethiopian Navy day annual celebration at Massawa in 1970 G.C By Nizar Manek | Bloomberg Landlocked Ethiopia is planning to build a navy, Prime Minister Abiy... Read more »

Landlocked Ethiopia Plans to Build Navy, Prime Minister Says

Landlocked Ethiopia is planning to build a navy, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said during a briefing of the heads of the country’s National Defense Force. “Following the efforts made to build capacity... Read more »

Local Chinese Company Starts Exporting Its Products

Di Yuan Ceramics Plc. made its first export from Ethiopia to Somaliland on May 08, 2018 selling 4,000 square meters of ceramic fields. According to the company’s Sales Manager, William Wieng,... Read more »

Ethiopia Invests in its Neighbors’ Ports

Port Sudan (file image) By MarEx 2018-05-10 20:02:00 Landlocked Ethiopia has announced significant new steps to diversify its access to seagoing trade. Since the 1990s, it has depended almost exclusively upon the... 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 »

Uhuru to host Ethiopia, Djibouti leaders this week

By IBRAHIM ORUKOMore by this Author By PSCUMore by this Author The new Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will arrive in the country on Sunday for a two-day State visit to bolster... Read more »