Monthly Archive: November 2015


Can Ethiopia’s railway bring peace to Somalia?

By Mary Harper “We decided to open the railway early because of the drought, the worst in decades,” says Getachew Betru, chief executive of the Ethiopian Railways Corporation (ERC). It is a Saturday, but...


Ethiopia rising: A bright spot in sub-Saharan Africa

Ethiopia’s economic growth is likely to continue on a positive trajectory. Significant foreign investment is flooding into the country, yet political dynamics pose reputational risks for investors. By Elliot Kratt Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam...