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Taiwanese George Shoe to erect new USD 120 mln plant

China investment in Ethiopia

The Taiwanese George Shoe Corporation, best known as the George Gloria Group (3G), is a large shoe manufacturer, poised to erect additional manufacturing plants in Ethiopia with some USD 120 million investment, The Reporter learnt. Last year, George Shoe installed its factory where it has leased two sheds on a ...

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USTDA provides training to Ethiopian Airlines

USTDA provides training to Ethiopian Airlines

This week, during President Obama’s trip to Ethiopia, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency concluded a training grant with Ethiopian Airlines to enhance the skills and capabilities of the Airlines’ leadership and staff. USTDA’s grant will fund a multi-year leadership development training program for over 400 Ethiopian Airlines staff, with ...

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Ethiopian Foreign Minister Praises Obama AU Speech

U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a speech before the African Union in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on July 28, 2015.

Ethiopia’s foreign minister praised U.S. President Barack Obama’s historic speech to the African Union saying Africa needs genuine partners, not those who patronize it. Tedros Adhanom described Obama as wise and candid. During his meeting with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, Obama urged the government to allow journalists and opposition ...

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