Chinese investment continue to grow in Ethiopia

Posted on February 21, 2017

Chinese investment in Ethiopia is picking up speed despite the current State of Emergency in Ethiopia. It has built on the continued wide-ranging cooperative relations between Ethiopia and China during the first six months of the current Ethiopian budget year. This is a result of an investment promotion strategy prioritizing the participation of ‘anchor’ companies […]

Ethiopia continues to attract foreign investment

Posted on February 15, 2017

The Ethiopian Investment Commission says Ethiopia has managed to attract anchor companies during the first six months of the current Ethiopian budget year (2016-2017) despite being under a state of emergency. Commissioner Fitsum Arega told the Ethiopian News Agency that ten major Chinese companies have decided to invest in Ethiopia, half of them licensed in […]

Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn meets President Abdel fattah El-Sisi

Posted on January 31, 2017

Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalegn met President El-Sisi today (Monday 30th January 2017) in Addis Ababa at the margins of the 28th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of Heads of State and Government of the African Union. The leaders discussed on the bilateral, regional and international issues of mutual concern. In a joint statement issued after […]

Lonely Planet: Ethiopia joins the esteemed list of tourist destinations for 2017

Posted on January 12, 2017

Lonely Planet, the largest travel guide-book publisher, named Ethiopia among the top ten 2017 world tourist destinations. The travel publisher added a vivid depiction of the country’s breathtaking attractions and advised tourists to trek in the Semien Mountains “to watch wildlife that roams nowhere else on Earth”, climb to a church carved into a remote […]

Ethiopian govt values concerns of protesters and is working to meet their demands – envoy

Posted on November 29, 2016

Ethiopia is one of the world’s fastest growing economies, having registered double digit economic growth for the last thirteen years. But this growth has also spiked expectations and created a demanding society.Visit