The Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) - Djibouti Railway project is nearing completion and will begin operation in early 2016, a report said.
The railway project is expected to contribute significantly towards industrialisation and structura
An Iranian aid ship on Friday docked at Djibouti's port where it will be inspected by the United Nations so its cargo can be shipped to conflict-torn Yemen, Iran's Fars news agency reported.
"The ship docked a few min
Ethiopia expects to open a new railway line linking the capital Addis Ababa with the Red Sea state of Djibouti in early 2016, a project at the centre of plans to create new manufacturing industries, the head of the state railways said.
Djibouti said it had started legal action against DP World, seeking to rescind the Dubai-owned port operator's concession in Africa's largest container terminal in a row over how the contract was awarded.
Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu called on members of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Thursday to recognise a fledgling Syrian opposition coalition as the legitimate representative of the Syrian people.
The inaugural Islamic Banking Summit Africa, which opened yesterday in Djibouti, saw more than 200 leaders in the Islamic banking and finance industry engage in critical discussions that focused on capturing the Africa opportunity in Islamic fin
Top German group Bavaria Hotels International (BHI) is set to open its second hotel in Djibouti as part of its Middle East and North Africa expansion plans.
The launch comes following the success of the Bavaria Hotel opened in 2011 in Dji
Dubai SME, a unit of Department of Economic Development, Dubai (DED) mandated to develop the small and medium enterprises sector, has launched its new website.
It will serve as a networking platform between entrepreneurs and service provid
DP World, a leading marine terminal operator, has joined hands with its partners to open a solar-powered community station at Djibouti in the Horn of Africa.
The upgraded SafeTStop facility is located at PK 12, a community of 25,000 p