BLOOMBERG 9 October 2018 Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, chairman and chief executive officer at DP World, discusses the company’s legal issues with Djibouti over their port stake, the trade war, his expansion plans, the pressures on emerging markets and his outlook for oil prices. He speaks exclusively on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Middle East.” (Source: Bloomberg) View...

NIKKEI ASIAN REVIEW 7 October 2018 A China-built rail link between Ethiopia and Djibouti opened in 2016. There are concerns about how deeply indebted...

XINHUANET 4 October 2018 TUNIS, Oct. 3 (Xinhua) — Tunisia and Djibouti signed six agreements to strengthen bilateral cooperation in various fields during a three-day official visit of Djibouti President Ismail Omar Guelleh to Tunisa, Tunisian presidency said in a statement on Wednesday. The agreements covers visa exemption, maritime transport, ports, information...

ARAB NEWS 3 October 2018 by YUN SUN China opened its first overseas military base in Djibouti in 2017. Now, after a year of operation, many details have surfaced to provide a better idea of Beijing’s reason for the base, and its wider global calculations predicated on the facility. Beijing has always couched the rationale for the base in benign terms. This narrative,...

THE EAST AFRICAN 4 October 2018 by FRED OLUOCH The railway line from Massawa Port into Asmara, Eritrea. There is a Free Zone Authority in Massawa targeting...

USNI NEWS 3 October 2018 by JOHN GRADY Chinese sailors watch a People’s LIberation Army Navy (PLAN) ship pull into Djibouti. Xinhua Photo China, through...

THE EAST AFRICA MONITOR 2 October 2018 by AARON BROOKS Things are changing rapidly in the Horn of Africa with the recent peace deal between bitter rivals...

EUROACTIV 2 October 2018 by YUN SUN A Chinese military delegation marches during Djibouti’s Independence Day parade celebration on 27 June 2017....

LIVE MINT 1 October 2018 by RAJRISHI SINGHAL In fact, China has been picking up debt wherever IMF or other multilateral agencies are unable to provide...

THE POST AND COURIER 1 October 2018 Djibouti’s President Ismail Omar Guelleh, left, shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping as they pose for...