Dear our readers,
The May/ June, 2016 edition of the Embassy’s newsletter is out. Various issues were covered in this edition. More
In Connection with the Ethiopian New Year Century Promotion is organizing International Trade fair, “Addis Trade for Development”, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. This event is the longest of its kind that remains open from 19th August to 10th September 2016. More
State Minister Ambassador Taye Atske-Selassie met State Secretary of the Federal Foreign Office of Germany, Markus Ederer (April 13).
Soon after unveiling the first urban light railway in sub-¬Saharan Africa, Ethiopia accelerated the progress of its flagship project, a 700 km railway linking its capital Addis Ababa to the port of Djibouti. Due to become fully operational later this year, the link aims to provide landlocked Ethiopia with improved railroad access to the sea and is anticipated to have a dramatic impact on the country’s socio-economic development. More
Ethiopia (/ˌiːθiˈoʊpiə/; Amharic: ኢትዮጵያ, ʾĪtyōṗṗyā, About this sound listen), officially known as the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a country located in the Horn of Africa. With over 93,000,000 inhabitants, Ethiopia is the most populous landlocked country in the world, as well as the second-most populated nation on the African continent. It occupies a total area of 1,100,000 square kilometres (420,000 sq mi), and its capital and largest city is Addis Ababa.