FINANCIAL MAIL 6 December 2018 by MICHAEL SCHMIDT Djibouti’s seizure of an Emirati-run port suggests the tiny Horn of Africa country is looking to leverage...

HARVARD POLITICAL REVIEW 29 October 2018 by KESHAV RASTOGI Port of Djibouti, 2005 With over 100 million people, Ethiopia is easily the most populous landlocked...

IOL BUSINESS REPORT 29 October 2018 by MEL FRYKBERG Somaliland has requested that Ethiopia reroute its nascent oil and gas exports via a proposed new...

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

BLOOMBERG 28 October 2018 by NIZAR MANEK (Bloomberg) — A self-declared republic in Somalia asked Ethiopia to reroute its nascent oil and gas exports via a proposed new pipeline, challenging Djibouti’s long-held plans for a conduit. The overture from Somaliland comes as Ethiopia begins exploiting an estimated 8 trillion cubic feet of natural gas and test-drilling...

BLOOMBERG BUSINESS WEEK 22 October 2018 by NIZAR MANEK The Red Sea state of Eritrea may play a key role in DP World Ltd.’s plans in the Horn of Africa,...

BLOOMBERG 19 October 2018 by NIZAR MANEK Eritrea may provide trade route amid dispute with Djibouti Company sees as many as 12 ports needed in Horn...

ARAB NEWS 1 October 2018 by JOSEPH DANA Despite its small size, Djibouti plays an outsized role in geopolitics. Some say the East African nation has the most valuable military real estate in the world. Situated on the Red Sea’s Bab Al-Mandab Strait between Yemen, Somalia and Eritrea, it is at the nexus of international trade and conflict. The Red Sea is the transit...

africanews 13 July 2018 Dubai’s DP World threatened on Thursday to take legal action against China and Djibouti for building an international free...

OZY 5 June 2018 Hong Kong–based American business developer Robby Zirkelbach has set up small firms in South Sudan, Iran and North Korea. But Somalia was too risky even for the former U.S. Marine sniper with a stomach for adventurous investments, until he stumbled upon the country’s north, the self-declared Republic of Somaliland. There, he sees promise in a land shattered...