Archives for: "December 2009, 02"

OPINION | Ethiopia’s despot goes hunting for billions in Copenhagen

December 2nd, 2009
OPINION | Ethiopia’s despot goes hunting for billions in Copenhagen By Douglas McGill, The McGill Report December 02, 2009 A mind-boggling usurpation of moral authority at the highest global level is set to unfold at the United Nations Climate Change… more »

Ethiopian Shipping Lines S.C to buy nine vessles

December 2nd, 2009
Ethiopian Shipping Lines S.C to buy nine vessles Ethiopian Shipping Lines S.C. (ESL) has signed an agreement with Chinese companies to buy nine vessels which will enable the company to more than double its capacity to 400,000 tons from the current… more »

Ethiopia - New law to make it easier for ECX to add commodities

December 2nd, 2009
Ethiopia - New law to make it easier for ECX to add commodities The government of Ethiopia has proposed an amendment to the legislation that established the Ethiopian Commodity Exchange (ECX) in order to increase the number of commodities it can trade.… more »

Ethiopia needs more 'Dry Ports'

December 2nd, 2009
Assab, Ethiopia Ethiopia needs more 'Dry Ports' The expansion of existing ones and the creation of new dry ports in Ethiopia was the subject of a day-long workshop held at the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA). ECA has undertaken a… more »

Ethiopia - Al Amoudi's Midroc Gold may generate over half a billion dollars

December 2nd, 2009
Ethiopia - Al Amoudi's Midroc Gold may generate over half a billion dollars Midroc Gold, one of Sheik Mohammed Hussein Ali Al-Amoudi's many investments in Ethiopia, has announced that it hopes to generate 564 million dollars from the new gold mine. The… more »