Chinese rail in Ethiopia to replace historic French line

Mar 10, 2013 Full story: Yahoo!

Camels rather than locomotives lumber over the railway tracks in this remote desert, famously traversed by storied French adventurers Arthur Rimbaud and Henry de Monfreid in the early 20th century.

Full Story


#1 Mar 10, 2013
The China government offers a full interest-free loan to the rail project.Thanks!

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Dire Dawa, Ethiopia Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Norway Hosts Ogaden Music Festival Aug '14 Asrat 5
Ethiopia: First Overseas 'China-Standard' Elect... May '14 Ketema nursi 1
MinistrMinistry to train 150 thousand in domest... (Oct '13) Oct '13 ceequinn 1
Djibouti: All Aboard the Addis-Djibouti Express (Sep '13) Sep '13 Chris 1
Construction of Meiso-Djibouti railway project ... (Jun '13) Jun '13 ABC 1
Iam (Apr '13) Apr '13 Sal 1
Youth, women urged to vote for EPRDF - Friday, ... (Apr '13) Apr '13 eprdf 1

Dire Dawa, Ethiopia People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE