Ethiopia’s Impressive Economic Growth

Ethiopia’s Impressive Economic Growth

The country which is sub-Saharan Africa’s fifth biggest economy is at the focal point of emerging economies’ interest with various delegations of foreign investors seeking investment opportunities in the largest landlocked country in the continent. “If you look at it…

In conversation: Eleni Gabre-Madhin

In conversation: Eleni Gabre-Madhin

With her new company, Eleni Gabre-Madhin aims to take the commodity exchange momentum that started with the Ethiopian Commodity Exchange, to the rest of Africa. Report by James Jeffrey in Addis Ababa. Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The offices of commodity exchange company, eleni, occupy…

Southwest Holdings Expands its Investments

Southwest Holdings Expands its Investments

By Kaleyesus Bekele, The Reporter SouthWest Holdings is an Ethiopian investment group comprising SouthWest Development, SouthWest Energy, and SouthWest Technologies, among others. It is also in the process of establishing SouthWest Foundation. Kaleyesus Bekele of The Reporter sat down with Tewodros…

Chinese Ethiopia Visit Stirs Investment Interest

Chinese Ethiopia Visit Stirs Investment Interest

The delegation of businessmen were especially interested in joining the hotel sector, which had left them disappointed.. By Ayenew Haileselassie Addis Ababa, Ethiopia - A group of Chinese businesses and businessmen are talking to a major British consultancy firm about huge investments…

US says committed to support Africa’s economic growth

US says committed to support Africa’s economic growth

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia -U.S. Secretary of State Penny Pritzker on Saturday reiterated commitment to supporting Africa’s integration into world economy.    “Africa is proving economic success, good story to the world and U.S. aspires to support African economic growth,” Pritzker said at the…