- Egypt irrigation minister visits site of Ethiopia's Nile dam
September 22, 2014 - Egypt's irrigation Minister Hossam al-Moghazi on Sunday paid a visit to the construction site of Ethiopia's Great Renaissance Dam, a project that has in recent years brought tension to relations between the two Nile Basin countries.Al-Amoudi to Spend $500 Million on Ethiopia Coffee, Oranges
September 22, 2014 - Horizon Plantations Ethiopia Plc, majority-owned by Saudi billionaire Mohamed al-Amoudi, plans to almost double annual revenue within three years by investing at least $500 million in coffee and orange projects.
The agriculture co...Ethiopia: joint Mineral Development Shares Signed in Canada
September 22, 2014 - The Ethiopian Mineral Development Share Company (EMDSC) and CVMR Ltd signed a Memorandum of Understanding aiming at “forming a partnership that would lead to Tantalum, Niobium, Lithium, Nickel, iron, and PGM ore concentrate production and to the refining of the concentrates into specialty metal nano-powders.”Customers flock to Ethiopian barber’s shop
September 22, 2014 - Men of color are trusting their heads with a barber who sees the world their way.
He is Chani Liben, 30, an immigrant from Africa who brought his scissors with him to Sioux Falls. He once prayed to God that he could make just enough money cutting hair to cover the rent at his eastside barber s...Ethiopian orders up to 35 Boeing 737 Max 8s
September 21, 2014 - Ethiopian Airlines has ordered up to 35 Boeing 737 Max 8s, as part of its plan to become a leading airline in Africa.
The order is split between 20 firm aircraft and 15 options and purchase rights that is valued at $2.1 billion at list prices, the airframer says. The order was previously listed as “unidentified” on its website.Ethiopia, China sign agreement for road project
September 21, 2014 - The Ethiopian Roads Authority (ERA) and China Tiesiju Civil Engineering Group Co. Ltd on Saturday signed a contract which enables the Chinese company to carry out the Konso-Yabello road upgrade project.Technical panel convenes in Ethiopia on Nile dam
September 21, 2014 - A tripartite technical committee tasked with studying Ethiopia's mega-dam being built on the Nile River convened in Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Saturday.One more school for Ethiopia from UAE to start next year
September 21, 2014 - Al Maktoum Foundation has started construction work of a high school in Addis Ababa. This is the second high school being built by the foundation in the Ethiopian capital this year. It had started work on the first school — located in Nafas Salak area — in March this year and expects to complete it by February 2015.
...Ethiopia’s agriculture hotline provides growing opportunities for farmers
September 21, 2014 - Ethiopia’s farmers are flocking to a hotline that provides free agricultural advice about planting crops, using fertiliser and preparing land as part of a government initiative to turn subsistence farmers into surplus sellers.Ethiopian Ambassador: El-Sisi to visit Ethiopia before end of year
September 19, 2014 - In press statements to London-based Al-Hayat daily newspaper on Thursday, Ambassador Dirir said that the Egyptian president was going to meet with the Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn in New York during their upcoming participation in the UN General Assembly meetings.