Archives for: "December 2007, 08"

Tension grows, again, between Ethiopia and Eritrea

December 8th, 2007
Tension grows, again, between Ethiopia and Eritrea The likelihood of conflict between Ethiopia and Eritrea is at its highest level in seven years. Eritrea is in the weaker position, politically and economically. At the end of November the UN-mandated… more »

Ethiopia - India to loan 122m USD loan for sugar industry

December 8th, 2007
Indian Ambassador to Ethiopia, Gurijit Singh Ethiopia - Indian Ambassador hopes 122m USD loan for sugar industry in Ethiopia will be released sooner Addis Ababa,Ethiopia (ENA) - Indian Ambassador to Ethiopia, Gurijit Singh said 122 million USD loan… more »

Ethiopian troops withdraw from key Somali neighborhood

December 8th, 2007
Ethiopian troops withdraw from key Somali neighborhood MOGADISHU, Somalia: Masked fighters occupied a key business district and residential neighborhood in the Somali capital Saturday, saying they had forced Ethiopian troops to withdraw and urging… more »

Ethiopia - Chinese Oil Company Refuses to Resume Operation in Ogaden

December 8th, 2007
Ethiopia - Chinese Oil Company Refuses to Resume Operation in Ogaden The Reporter (Addis Ababa) 8 December 2007 By Kaleyesus Bekele The Chinese Oil Company, Zhoungyan Petroleum Exploration Bureau (ZPEB), has refused to resume work on oil exploration… more »