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  1. Outbound direct investment up 53.7%Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 19 | The China Post

    China's outbound direct investment jumped 53.7 percent year-on-year to 882.78 billion yuan in the first three quarters of this year, the Ministry of Commerce said on Tuesday. Chinese companies completed 521 overseas merger and acquisition projects, including 119 in the United States, during the first nine months, with the transaction value reaching $67.44 billion, surpassing the total amount of last year.


  2. China-Made Locomotives Run Along Africa's First Electric RailwayRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 6 | Malaysian National News Agency

    Three heat-resistant locomotives tailor-made for Ethiopia have been put to use on Africa's first electric rail line. The locomotives, designed and manufactured by CRRC Zhuzhou Locomotive Co Ltd, have gone through a series of tests on the line linking Addis Ababa, Ethiopia's capital, with Djibouti City, capital of the Republic of Djibouti.


  3. Liberia At First Africa Fashion Business Summit Hosted By African UnionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 5 | PR Log

    MONROVIA, Liberia - Oct. 5, 2016 - PRLog -- The Republic of Liberia was represented by TeKay Designs at the African Union headquarters in Addis Ababa for the Africa Fashion Reception held from 13th - 15th September, 2016. The Embassy of Liberia in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia attended the event with full support from Ambassador George S.W. Patten Sr, Counselor Moibaa Fofana Sr, First Secretary / Consul Gotomo Ruben Anderson, among others.


  4. Tanzania: Govt to Lease New Aircraft to the National AirlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 |

    Dar es Salaam - Air Tanzania Company Limited will not own the two planes recently purchased by the government for a reported $47 million , it has emerged. The Citizen now understands that the airliners, the first of which is expected to be delivered this week, will be leased to the troubled national carrier.


  5. Children stuck in Somaliland due to DNA test requirement reunited with parents in CalgaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | CBC News

    Khalid and Suleka Hajidiriye, ages seven and five, were separated from their parents before the Canadian government allowed the kids to join their parents in Calgary. A Calgary man who wanted to bring his kids to Canada from Somaliland was told they would have to get a DNA test first. 1 comment

  6. New Qabri Dahar International Airport serving the state and the countryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2016 | Tigrai Online

    Qabri Dahar is one of the oldest towns in the Somali Regional State of Ethiopia. For many years, it served as a key military garrison - since 1931, when the first military camp was established to serve fascist Italy that invaded Ethiopia and the Horn of Africa.


  7. Ethiopia Travel AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2016 | Kansas City InfoZine

    The State Department alerts U.S. citizens of the risks of traveling in certain regions of Ethiopia due to anti-government protests, some of which have involved violence. Washington DC - infoZine - Associated disruptions in telephone and internet services have hampered the U.S. Embassy's ability to communicate with U.S. citizens in Ethiopia.


  8. Africa so far yet so nearRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2016 | Manila Bulletin

    When I met Esayas Hailu, managing director at Ethiopian International Services, at his office in a huge complex in Addis Ababa, the Ethiopian capital, I saw a man brimming with passion. It's not unusual to see this kind of passion in a man on top of such a forward-looking company, especially in a leader like him, to whom, as he says, all the international offices of Ethiopian Airlines, "from Tokyo to Toronto, from Seoul to Sao Paolo and Los Angeles, Madrid, and Paris, of course Manila," report directly.


  9. Colombo to Host New Asia Hotel and Tourism Investment ConferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2016 | Hospitality Net

    Sri Lanka, one of the top two emerging hotel and resort markets in Asia, is to host the first Asia Hotel and Tourism Investment Conference , a top-level gathering of international investors, business leaders, government ministers and officials. President of Sri Lanka, H.E. Maithripala Sirisena, is supporting the conference as patron and speaking at the presidential residence in Colombo, the venue for the official launch, he said: "Sri Lanka has everything you need to be a fantastic destination, from awe-inspiring ancient cities, beautiful beaches and colorful coral reefs to mist-shrouded mountains, spectacular sights and wonderful wildlife.


  10. Ethiopia: 3-Million-Year-Old Lucy Tells Us About Modern African HeritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 |

    "Lucy, you want to see Lucy?" young, would-be tour guides prompt in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa . Lucy stars in tourist brochures as one of the East African country's great attractions.


  11. .com | Meet 3-million-year-old Lucy - she'll tell you a lot about modern African heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | News24

    This volunteer work and financial assistance in SA's 21 national parks came from unpaid SANParks lovers - everyday South Africans from all walks of life. "Lucy, you want to see Lucy?" young, would-be tour guides prompt in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa .


  12. Meet 3-million-year-old Lucy - she'll tell you a lot about modern African heritageRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2016 | Switched

    "Lucy, you want to see Lucy?" young, would-be tour guides prompt in Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa . Lucy stars in tourist brochures as one of the East African country's great attractions.


  13. Africa: Uganda Debts Threaten Former Vice President's AU Job BidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2016 |

    Despite securing national and regional backing for the African Union top job, Dr Specioza Wandira Kazibwe's chances could be scuttled by Uganda's failure to pay membership fees to continental organisations. It was reported last week that Kampala had committed Shs 3.5bn to former vice-president Kazibwe's campaign for the July election; but sources said Uganda's 'serial defaulter' status could rock the boat.


  14. Azerbaijan's ambassador presents credentials to Djibouti's presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijan's Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador to Ethiopia Elman Abdullayev has presented his credentials to Djibouti's President Ismail Omar Guelleh, Azerbaijan's embassy in Addis Ababa told Trend June 6. Abdullayev noted that there is a great potential to develop the relations between Azerbaijan and Djibouti which is one of the important countries in the African continent.


  15. Ethiopia's Road infrastructure developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Walta Information Centre

    Tesfaye Lema Ethiopia has been struggling to alleviate poverty and ensure sustainable economic development in the past twenty five years. Of the multifaceted development sectors, road infrastructure is one among many other projects.


  16. Ethiopia: Wine-Making in Ethiopia - Cultural, Historical and Economic SignificanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 |

    The history of wine making in Ethiopia is as old as the history of the nation. Professor Richard Pankhurst in the December 2006 Journal of Ethiopian studies , noted that grapes and wine were apparently well known in Ethiopia in early Axumite time and used to be imported at Axum through Red Sea Port of Adulis around the first century A.D. According to the Peripilus of Erythraean Sea, these imports included wine from Syria and Italy.


  17. Ghana U20 team to play Ethiopia in Africa youth Championship qualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | GhanaWeb

    Ghana's Black Satellites have been paired with Ethiopia in the 2017 Africa Youth Championship qualifiers. Ghana will travel for the first leg encounter in Addis-Ababa before engaging their counterparts in the reverse fixture at the Accra Sports Stadium.


  18. The dangerous and painful journey of illegal migrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2016 | Walta Information Centre

    Dawit Miteku Illegal human trafficking is driven by members of an organized mafia group whose network reach from here to foreign lands. Through a secretive network setup like in the days of the ancient slavery system, they recruit young women and men through their agents and guide them to illegally cross the border in a life threatening journey without providing any type of legal guarantees and cover.


  19. Huge Italian team joins Addis int'l trade fair - Saturday, 27 February 2016 10:22Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Walta Information Centre

    The Italian Trade Agency of Addis Ababa says the historic participation is just the start of what is believed will be a year of a stronger trade relation between Italy and Ethiopia. The agency has organized this first of its kind participation of Italian companies by building its own pavilion inside Hall 1 of the Addis Ababa Exhibition Center, reads a press statement ENA received from the Italian Embassy in Addis Ababa.


  20. My quest for the lost Ark of the CovenantRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2016 | Morpeth Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Former Morpeth Town Council assistant Stevie Matthews has travelled the globe completing long-distance runs, mountain treks and other challenges, often in support of charity.