Addis Ababa

Addis Ababa gives the impression of a capital that is looking to the future while still being firmly rooted in the past. Its fabric bears witness to the various stages in its history, from its imperial origins in the late 1880s through the Italian colonial occupation of 1936-41 to the Marxist dictat...

Addis Ababa News

Tesco eyes Ethiopian market

British multinational grocery retailer Tesco is in negotiations with the Ethiopian government with a view to begin trading in Ethiopia. It is reported that Ethiopian government representatives bega...
Addis Ababa News

Closure of Saris market in Addis Ababa

Saris Market in Addis Ababa closed on 1 January after its traders were notified on 25 December to leave their stalls within five days. The closure of the market in Kebele 55, one of the biggest in t...