Latest News Ethiopia

Hospitality & Tourism

24/10/2020 at 13h40, by Jeune Afrique Business+

DFC considers support for Samuel Tafese’s upcoming Ethiopian Marriott

The multimillionaire businessman is currently building the brand’s second property in the capital.


14/10/2020 at 17h41, by Aurélie Benoit

Another Ethiopia win for CET with Addis Ababa electrification contract ($18m)

A new national electricity sector contract has been awarded to the subsidiary of Chinese giant SGCC,...

Transport & Logistics

24/09/2020 at 19h35, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Tewolde Gebremariam, Group CEO Ethiopian Airlines, calls on Adesina and the AfDB

According to a working paper of the African Development Bank (AfDB), the continent’s leading airline,...

Telecoms & Media

08/09/2020 at 09h56, by Valentin Grille

Multichoice to launch satellite TV channel in Ethiopia

Jeune Afrique Business+ gives you the details.

Telecoms & Media

02/09/2020 at 17h26, by Quentin Velluet

Ethiopian regulator Balcha Reba confirms pursuance of telecoms privatisation

In an unnoticed radio broadcast, the CEO of the Ethiopian Telecommunications Authority denied rumours...

Telecoms & Media

24/08/2020 at 18h58, by Quentin Velluet

Ethiopia: why Canal+ chose Eutelsat over Astra

The launch of its services in the country has been postponed to early 2021 due to delays caused by the...


20/08/2020 at 15h24, by Jeune Afrique Business+

Tender for Ethiopian telecoms licences scheduled in September

Coleago Consulting, Roland Berger and Jones Day are in the process of finalising the tender document,...

Construction & Infra

24/07/2020 at 11h49, by Jeune Afrique Business+

France funds €20m presidential palace restoration in Ethiopia

Jeune Afrique Business+ learned that an agreement had been signed to this effect last week.

Transport & Logistics

29/06/2020 at 18h38, by Aurélie Benoit

With Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project, Razel-Bec inks its first construction contract in Addis Ababa

The Fayat group subsidiary will carry out the construction of the Ethiopian capital’s first BRT line.

Mineral resources

23/06/2020 at 17h44, by Rémy Darras

Supply of hydrocarbons: Addis Ababa chooses Trafigura over Vitol in the search for ADNOC’s replacement

National importer Ethiopian Petroleum Supply Enterprise (EPSE) was forced to re-tender the contract when...

Consumer goods & Retail

15/06/2020 at 19h27, by Jeune Afrique Business+

With Turaco, Proparco confirms its growing interest in Ethiopia

Alongside its prospecting in the manufacturing, telecommunications and renewable energy sectors in Ethiopia,...


15/06/2020 at 19h24, by Aurélie Benoit

Ethiopia: Australia’s Lotus Energy makes the leap to blockchain

The renewable energy cooperative is taking a chance on cryptocurrency for a mega project in northern...

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