Archives for: "October 2007, 01"

Ethiopia - Ermiyas Asfaw charged with making threat at Boston airport

October 1st, 2007
Photo: WHDH TV Boston Police: Man arrested at Logan after claiming to be in Al Qaeda Watch the video WHDH TV , Globe Staff Boston Globe A 27-year-old man from Ethiopia was arraigned today at East Boston District Court on a charge that he made a false… more »

Ethiopia - Marathon Record back in Ethiopia after 9 yrs

October 1st, 2007
MARATHON MAN: Running barefoot, Bikila won gold at the 1960 Rome Olympics Thanks to Haile Gebrselassie, the greatest distance runner of our time, the world record in Marathon is back in Ethiopia 9 years later after the record was lost to a Brazilian in… more »

Ethiopia - Germany's Commerzbank to open Ethiopia office

October 1st, 2007
Ethiopia - Germany's Commerzbank to open Ethiopia office ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Germany's Commerzbank announced plans on Monday to open a branch in Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa. The move comes before a one-day visit by German Chancellor Angela Merkel… more »