AFRICA NEWS 7 November 2018 by ABDUR RAHMAN ALFA SHABAN Eritrean ports will be major beneficiaries of proposed United Nations lifting of sanctions on the country and recent regional developments. This is the view of a former United States Assistant Secretary of State, Herman Cohen. According to Cohen, the trade potentials of the port of Massawa, which faces the Middle...

URDUPOINT 6 November  2018 by FAIZAN HASHMI Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Mikhail Bogdanov discussed Tuesday with Djibouti’s Ambassador Mohamed...

THE ECONOMIC TIMES 2 November 2018 by NISID HAJARI Five years after Xi announced his Silk Road plans, the program still has plenty of boosters — especially...

MENAFN 30 October 2018 MENAFN – SomTribune) On the commencement of the USD 100 million Berbera Port project last week, Birhanu Fikade of The...

THE REPORTER 13 October 2018 The Ethiopian Maritime Affairs Authority (EMAA) on Tuesday announced that has finalized a study which specifies port usage rates and logistics service provisions that will be available when it begins using Eritrean ports. Ethiopia and Eritrea agreed to normalize ties after 20 years of stalemate with the opening of embassies, free travel of...

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...

THE SUN 12 September 2018 While Chinese debt diplomacy may not seem relevant to most Americans, it is a serious threat to US national security. Loans...

BUSINESS INSIDER 11 September 2018 One such African country that is exhibiting all the red flag signals of going Sri Lankan and now Zambian way is Djibouti. Chinese...

Middle East Eye 19 July 2018 Somalia and its neighbours must focus on achieving internal unification, or any benefits reaped from new investment will be...

euronews 16 June 2018 Somalia and Ethiopia announced they were jointly investing in four seaports to attract foreign investment to their two countries, the latest move in a tussle for access to ports along one of the world’s most strategic waterways. After Somalia’s president Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo hosted Ethiopia’s prime minister Abiy Ahmed for a meeting at...