The African Development Bank Gives $1.2 million For Ethiopia-Sudan Railway Study

The African Development Bank’s Board of Directors has approved a $1.2 million grant to Ethiopia’s government to finance a feasibility study into a standard-gauge railway (SGR) link between Ethiopia and neighboring Sudan.... Read more »

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 and Kenya are struggling to manage debt for their Chinese-built railways

In the wake of the Belt and Road Initiative(BRI) Forum in Beijing six weeks ago, Ethiopia gained another Chinesedebt-concession. China’s second-largest African borrower and prominentBRI partner in infrastructure finance also received a... Read more »

Ethiopia: Fighting Hunger to Fight Hunger –

analysis By James Jeffery Djibouti City — In the middle of a blistering June afternoon on the busy docks of the Port of Djibouti, Aouleed crouches down on his haunches in the... Read more »
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Addis Ababa Light Railway Project Construction Starts

The Chinese company China Railway Eryuan Engineering Group Co. Ltd. (CREEC) has been awarded the 37.381Km Addis Ababa light rail transit project and has already started work. The railway stretches mainly from... Read more »
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Ethiopia, China signs Djibouti railway deal

(Reuters) – Ethiopia signed an agreement with a Chinese state-run firm to build the final section of a railway line that will link its capital Addis Ababa to the tiny Red Sea... Read more »
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Ethiopian, Chinese Companies Sign $1 Billion Dollar Agreement for Railway Project

Ethiopian Railway Corporation (ERC) and the China Railway Group Limited (CREC) on Tuesday sealed a US$1 billion deal to build railway infrastructure in the Horn of Africa country. The new railway line,... Read more »
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Ethiopia’s railway construction to demolish 1000 homes

At least 1 000 houses in Ethiopia’s town of Nazareth are set to be demolished to make way for the construction of a recently launched Ethiopian railway project, as one of the... Read more »

Ethiopia: Indian Firm to Design U.S.$78 Million Mekelle-Djibouti Railway

Overseas Infrastructure Alliance (OIA), an Indian company, was awarded a 78 million dollar contract for the design and survey of the planned Mekelle–Djibouti Railway Line by the Ethiopian government a month ago.... Read more »
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Ethiopian Railway design and survey given to 18 companies

The Ethiopian Railway Corporation (ERC) has given the 18 companies, which have won the bid for the design, survey, and supervision of four railway tracks, five months to deliver the first two.... Read more »