Ethiopia’s economy is forecast to grow by 8.5% in 2019, according to a report by IMF, driven by the service sector and better domestic and foreign investment. IMF also praised Ethiopia’s remarkable progress, which has led to a significant reduction in poverty and improved living standards for many Ethiopians.
4 Jan 2019
Ethiopia is Africa’s fastest-growing economy for 2019
On 16th October, more than 200 delegates comprising members of parliament, analystts, investors, the media and others, gathered in London for the UK-Ethiopia Trade and Investment Forum, aimed at boosting bilateral trade between Ethiopia and the United Kingdom.
22 Oct 2018
UK-Ethiopia Trade and Investment Forum affirms Ethiopia is open for Business
Ambassador Hailemichael led an Embassy delegation at the 2018 African Heads of Mission meeting in Edinburgh. The main objective of the meeting was to promote opportunities to increase trade, investment and knowledge sharing between Scotland and Africa.
26 Sep 2018
African Heads of Mission Meeting held in Edinburgh
A high-level ministerial delegation from Ethiopia and the private sector is coming to London on 16th October 2018 for a full-day trade and investment forum, representing the first significant overseas trade and investment mission for the new Ethiopian Government.
14 Sep 2018
Ethiopia invites UK partners to invest in Africa’s fastest-growing economy
A UK-Ethiopia Trade and Investment Forum is scheduled to take place in London on 16 October. This will be the first significant overseas Trade and Investment Summit for the new Ethiopian Government and will showcase the huge opportunities that Ethiopia offers and encourage inward investment.
30 Jul 2018
UK-Ethiopia Trade & Investment Forum – London – 16th October
British PM Theresa May congratulates PM Abiy Ahmed as they discuss how the two countries could deepen their trade links
1 Jun 2018
PM Abiy in call with PM Theresa May