Video: Is now the right time to invest in Ethiopia?

Sun 11 Nov 2018 11:37 AM GST
The accession of Abiy Ahmed as prime minister of Ethiopia in April has heralded a political and economic sea change in the East African country.

Already one of the fastest-growing economies in the world over the past several decades, and with the second-largest population in Africa, the prospect of improving relations at home and political détente abroad will help entice foreign investment as the economy liberalises.

In this edition of Inside AB, Bernd Debusmann and Jeremy Lawrence look at how a peace dividend combined with an effectively managed privatisation programme could reap significant dividends for those prepared to invest in Ethiopia.

(Source: Arabianbusiness.com YouTube channel)