Founded in 2010, EthioChicken took over an under-performing poultry production centre in the Tigray region of northern Ethiopia, increasing production more than thirty-fold within a year. It has since expanded into four regions of Ethiopia, with production centres nationwide. We recently caught up with Joseph Shields, General Manager of EthioChicken, for an exclusive interview.
11 Apr 2018
EthioChicken wins FT’s Boldness in Business Award: Exclusive Interview
African Union Member States sign the African Continental Free Trade Area Agreement, the biggest free trade agreement since the establishment of the World Trade Organisation.
26 Mar 2018
Ethiopia joins African countries in historic intra-Africa trade agreement
Ethiopia will host the 53rd session of the International Sugar Council from 25th - 28th June 2018. Interested parties can see the programme as well as the events and hotel and visa information. 
19 Mar 2018
53rd Session of the International Sugar Council
Minister of Water, Irrigation and Electricity and CEO of Ethiopian Electric Power visit UK to exchange best practice with British experts in renewable energy
6 Feb 2018
Shining a light on Ethiopia-UK renewable energy co-operation
Ethiopia's economy is set to continue to grow into 2018 according to the latestes forecasts from World Bank, IMF, Economist Intelligence Unit, among others.
31 Jan 2018
Ethiopia Rising: 2018 Forecasts from IMF, World Bank, Economist, all agree
The first ever Ethiopian Coffee Week Expo is scheduled to take place in Addis Ababa from 23-18 February 2018.
23 Jan 2018
Ethiopian Coffee Week Expo
British company, Intrade UK Ltd., has signed an agreement to build a $100 million textile and garment factory at Mekelle Industrial Park, creating more than 1,300 new jobs. Similarly, the cornerstone for a $220 million textile plant was laid in Dire Dawa, East Ethiopia on 16th January.
23 Jan 2018
British company to build $100 million textile, garment factory
The Ethio-Djibouti railway line has started commercial operations for passengers and freight. The railway, which is Sub-Saharan Africa’s first electrified railway, connects Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa with the port of Djibouti. Travel time will be cut from around 3 days to 10 hours.
8 Jan 2018
All Aboard! Africa’s first electrified railway from Addis to Djibouti begins commercial operations