Ethiopia has requested support from the Turkish government to press for the release of a $700 million loan that the Turkish EXIM Bank pledged to finance the construction of the African country's Awash-Woldia railway project.
East & Horn Africa
- Wednesday, 01 October 2014 10:16
- Beyene Geda
- Tuesday, 30 September 2014 12:30
- George Obulutsa and Edmund Blair
Kenya has joined Africa's top ten economies after its gross domestic product was estimated to be 25 percent bigger. This comes after the east African country's authorities changed the base calculation year to 2009 from 2001.
- Tuesday, 30 September 2014 11:03
- Konye Obaji Ori
More than 3,000 African migrants have died while trying to cross the Mediterranean sea into Europe, this year alone, a new study has revealed.
- Tuesday, 30 September 2014 09:30
Kenya's gross domestic product (GDP) was estimated to be 25 percent bigger after the authorities changed the base calculation year to 2009 from 2001, sending the east African nation into the top 10 of Africa's largest economies.