Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing and most profitable airline in Africa, has entered into a codeshare partnership with Austrian Airlines, the flag carrier of Austria, effective June 2, 2014. Ethiopian started four direct weekly flights to Vienna on 2 June 2014 and this agreement will offer greater connectivity options for customers of the two airlines. Ethiopian Airlines
Eritrea a ticking bomb in the Horn of Africa
Putting salt in to injury, the Horn of Africa region, the most war ridden and conflict prone region in the world, couldn’t afford another state failure in the region. The possible collapse of the post Isaias Eritrean state may be a safe haven to the international jihadists and terrorists who have been sought another refuge after the successful joint military operation by the African Union forces, the neighbouring states and the Somalia government.
China and Ethiopia signed business and loan agreements
China and Ethiopia signed multiple business and loan agreements in Addis Ababa. The Chinese Prime Minster arrived in Ethiopia today to start his official African tour. After his visit to Ethiopia he will also visit Nigeria, Angola and Kenya as part of his tour of Africa.
South Sudan rebels captured Egyptian soldiers in South Sudan
The Nuer White Army reported an estimated up to 700 government soldiers have been killed. They also reported to have captured 12 Egyptian soldiers and Ugandans in the battle. The captured Egyptian and Ugandan soldiers have been transferred to the rebel’s headquarters.
Of course these extremist organizations that have their own political objective/by the way/ can write about what they wish for or whatever it is that they are paid to write about. However, I still think they should know that hard truths. First of all, the GERD is not propaganda consumption, as what the institution was told (paid) to say.
The Renaissance dam does not harm any of the downstream countries. Although the position held by the Egyptian government is disappointing, Sudan is giving its (full) support to the project after realizing the benefits of the dam. Despite what the extremist neo-liberal institution blabbered (what it was paid to blabber), the Ethiopian people and government don’t follow a path that would harm anyone.
What is Egypts Historic Right? Egypt does not have any Historic Rights on Nile river
The Egyptians are messing with wrong country, Ethiopia is in a forward move and nothing or no one will stop her.