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News Ethiopia Commerce: Ethiopia plays Europe off China in bid to boost investment

Published on: Tuesday 04 February 2020
Ethiopia plays Europe off China in bid to boost investment
News source: https://www.scmp.com/news/world/africa/article/3048987/ethiopia-plays-europe-china-bid-boost-investment

built a new national sports stadium in the heart of the Ethiopian capital. Located deep in Addis Ababa’s commercial centre, the soon-to-be-finished structure towers some 40 metres (131 feet) above the ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: How an African state learned to play the West off China for billions

Published on: Thursday 06 February 2020
How an African state learned to play the West off China for billions
News source: https://www.politico.com/news/2020/02/07/ethiopia-china-west-power-competition-110766

Welibuw Buzenehe watched as China built a new national sports stadium in the heart of the Ethiopian capital. Located deep in Addis Ababa’s commercial center, the soon-to-be-finished structure towers ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: Trump says free-trade pact with Kenya will ‘probably’ happen — a first for sub-Saharan Africa

Published on: Thursday 06 February 2020
Trump says free-trade pact with Kenya will ‘probably’ happen — a first for sub-Saharan Africa
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/africa/trump-says-free-trade-pact-with-kenya-will-probably-happen--a-first-for-sub-saharan-africa/2020/02/07/0d8f4d7e-4921-11ea-8a1f-de1597be6cbc_story.html

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — President Trump and his Kenyan counterpart, Uhuru Kenyatta, announced their intention Thursday to work toward a free-trade agreement between the two countries in what would be ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: Congress Vs. Boeing: The Senators Came Dressed In Self-Importance, But Forgot To Bring Their Mirrors

Published on: Wednesday 06 November 2019
Congress Vs. Boeing: The Senators Came Dressed In Self-Importance, But Forgot To Bring Their Mirrors
News source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/andrewcharlton5/2019/11/07/senators-v-boeing-the-senators-came-dressed-in-self-importance-but-forgot-to-bring-their-mirrors/

Family members of those who died aboard Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 hold photographs of their ... [+] loved ones as Dennis Muilenburg , President and CEO of the Boeing Company, and John Hamilton (L) ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: China helps Ethiopia drive modern railway tech aspiration

Published on: Wednesday 06 November 2019
China helps Ethiopia drive modern railway tech aspiration
News source: https://www.iol.co.za/business-report/international/china-helps-ethiopia-drive-modern-railway-tech-aspiration-36766244

with a view to eventually helping local staff completely take over the operations of the Ethiopia-Djibouti rail line. Liu Yu, Economic and Commercial Minister-Counselor at the Chinese Embassy to ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: Boeing 737 MAX flights to resume in January, American Airlines announces

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Boeing 737 MAX flights to resume in January, American Airlines announces
News source: https://www.wfaa.com/article/travel/boeing-737-max-flights-to-resume-in-january-american-airlines-announces/287-695c680d-4404-48d3-87fc-55b7cdd39424

On March 10, 2019, a 737 MAX operated by Ethiopian Airlines crashed six minutes after takeoff from Addis Ababa ... American Airlines and Dallas-based Southwest Airlines operate the largest commercial ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: Ethiopia launches China-backed riverside green development project

Published on: Wednesday 02 October 2019
Ethiopia launches China-backed riverside green development project
News source: https://www.iol.co.za/business-report/international/ethiopia-launches-china-backed-riverside-green-development-project-33868276

Tan was also keen to emphasize his government's commitment to help Ethiopia develop, without pushing the east African country to acquire more debt. "I wish to highlight the financing from China for ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: American Airlines Announces Boeing 737 Max Model Will Resume Commercial Service In January

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
American Airlines Announces Boeing 737 Max Model Will Resume Commercial Service In January
News source: https://www.ibtimes.com/american-airlines-announces-boeing-737-max-model-will-resume-commercial-service-2842647

The 737 Max has been grounded in March, after two plane crashes involving the aircraft killed a total of 346 people in Ethiopia and Indonesia. American Airlines said on its website that "impending ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: Ethiopia: ‘Land of Origins’, Africa’s fastest growing economy

Published on: Saturday 13 July 2019
Ethiopia: ‘Land of Origins’, Africa’s fastest growing economy
News source: https://news.kuwaittimes.net/website/ethiopia-land-of-origins-africas-fastest-growing-economy/

The envoy said Kuwait and Ethiopia share a lot of common interests in many areas including culture, trade and commerce, tourism and manpower, among others. According to Hassan, Ethiopia and Kuwait ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: Life after death of the 'Love Bug' in Ethiopia

Published on: Wednesday 10 July 2019
Life after death of the 'Love Bug' in Ethiopia
News source: https://www.pri.org/stories/2019-07-10/life-after-death-love-bug-ethiopia

Volkswagen will halt production of its latest version of the Beetle model car at its plant in Puebla, Mexico on Wednesday. Production of the original version of the curvy little vehicles ended in 2003. But, in Addis Ababa, Beetles enjoy a kind of life after death; their parts are never discarded but re-used to keep the city's remaining Beetles on the road.

News Ethiopia Commerce: Boeing 737 Max crash: Did foreign pilots have enough training to fly commercial jets?

Published on: Friday 05 July 2019
Boeing 737 Max crash: Did foreign pilots have enough training to fly commercial jets?
News source: https://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2019/07/06/boeing-737-max-crash-grounded-problems-flight-training-pilots-faa/1641781001/

While the preliminary accident report in the Ethiopian crash showed the 29-year-old pilot had an impressive 8,122 hours of flight time, the 25-year-old first officer had only 361 total hours, having ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: Ethiopian MAX Crash Simulator Scenario Stuns Pilots

Published on: Friday 10 May 2019
Ethiopian MAX Crash Simulator Scenario Stuns Pilots
News source: https://aviationweek.com/awincommercial/ethiopian-max-crash-simulator-scenario-stuns-pilots

WASHINGTON—A simulator session flown by a U.S.-based Boeing 737 MAX crew that mimicked a key portion of the Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 (ET302) accident sequence suggests that the Ethiopian ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: Zambia, Ethiopia to establish forum to promote business relations

Published on: Wednesday 15 May 2019
News source: https://www.newsghana.com.gh/zambia-ethiopia-to-establish-forum-to-promote-business-relations/

Emmanuel Mwamba, Zambia’s ambassador to Ethiopia, said a meeting with the chambers of commerce of the two countries will be held as part of efforts toward the formation of the business forum. The ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: Ethiopian Business, Investment Symposium Held in China

Published on: Sunday 12 May 2019
News source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/ethiopian-business-investment-symposium-held-in-china/ar-AABinJV

ChinaChamber of Commerce for Import and Export of Machinery and for ElectronicProducts (CCCME) and Ethiopian Investment Commission were signed a Memorandumof Understanding in a bid to strengthen the ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: Ethiopia: CBE Donates Half-a-Billion Birr for Beautifying Sheger Project

Published on: Sunday 12 May 2019
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201905130323.html

The state-owned giant bank, Commercial Bank of Ethiopia (CBE) has reportedly donated half billion birr to the "Beautifying Sheger" project initiated by PM Abiy to develop river banks in the ...

News Ethiopia Commerce: Ethiopia PM raises over $25m for project to beautify Addis Ababa

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
News source: https://www.africanews.com/2019/05/14/ethiopia-pm-raises-over-25m-for-project-to-beautify-addis-ababa/

The largest tranche of over 17 million dollars were deposits at the Commercial Bank of Ethiopia. The project essentially aims to lift the image and potential of the capital. With the goal of creating ...