Tag: Ethiopia

African ant 'supercolony' poised to invade the planet

The species found in Ethiopia may have a high potential of becoming a globally invasive species.

Relations with Africa: In conversation with Canada’s foreign minister

Canadian foreign minister reflects on his first sub-Saharan tour.

The truth about Africa: 10 myths debunked

Africa is lagging behind the rest of the world, but this is paradoxically an advantage for the region.

Why Ethiopia wants to develop Islamic finance

Islamic finance is still new in Ethiopia, despite the government allowing financial institutions to offer such products back in 2008.

East Africa rising

These three East Africa countries are expected growth over 5%.

Ethiopia announces state of emergency measures

More than 500 people have been killed in protests in the Oromiya region surrounding the capital Addis Ababa and other areas since last year.

Factories, flower farms and vehicles damaged in Ethiopian unrest

The companies affected had created 40,000 jobs for the nation.

Ethiopia opens new rail line

Ethiopia's economy is one of the fastest growing in Africa, even though it has suffered a severe drought for at least the past two years.