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Ethiopian Airlines to start building new $5 bln airport this year: CEO

16 January 2020, 8:26 AM

Ethiopian Airlines will start constructing a new $5 billion airport later this year, its chief executive officer was quoted as saying on Wednesday, as the rapidly-expanding carrier outgrows capacity at its current base in Addis Ababa.

At least 78 people killed in Ethiopian protests last week: Prime minister’s office

1 November 2019, 5:23 PM

At least 78 people were killed during protests in Ethiopia last week over the treatment of a prominent activist, the prime minister’s spokeswoman said on Thursday.

A general view of buildings by the Nile River in Cairo, Egypt.

Egypt resumes Nile dam talks with Ethiopia, Sudan

17 September 2019, 5:55 AM

The three countries’ irrigation ministers met in Cairo on Sunday to resume negotiations over filling and operating the dam, which Egypt sees as a threat to its water supplies.

Families press for memorial at Ethiopian Airlines crash site

6 September 2019, 5:37 PM

Four months after his younger sister Samya died in an Ethiopian Airlines crash with 156 others, Adnaan Stumo sifted soil through his fingers at the site where the plane came down.

Ethiopia averts confrontation as party delays plan for new region

18 July 2019, 9:30 PM

A potentially bloody confrontation between Ethiopia’s federal government and a minority community was averted on Thursday when a political party postponed plans to set up a new region for the Sidama people in defiance of central authorities in Addis Ababa.



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