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Djibouti , Thursday 19 April 2018

News Djibouti » Economy: President of Djibouti to Asharq Al-Awsat: Our Foreign Bases are Aimed at Combating Terrorism

News channel or source: https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1238136/president-djibouti-asharq-al-awsat-our-foreign-bases-are-aimed-combating
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

Commenting on the French, American, Japanese and Chinese military bases in Djibouti, Guelleh explained that they are not aimed at creating international competition over economic and strategic interests. They are primarily aimed at combating terrorism and ...

News Djibouti » Economy: China’s One Belt One Road economic investment also expands military footprint

News channel or source: https://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2018/apr/18/china-military-ambitions-seen-one-belt-one-road/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Of the 15 projects reviewed, the development in Djibouti of the communist regime’s first overseas ... saying the projects are meant to sustain the country’s economic growth and to expand internationally, just as any other nation on the world stage ...

News Djibouti » Economy: China’s Strategy in Djibouti: Mixing Commercial and Military Interests

News channel or source: https://www.cfr.org/blog/chinas-strategy-djibouti-mixing-commercial-and-military-interests
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Starting with Djibouti, China is testing an emerging strategy of using its economic influence to advance its security interests. I was in Djibouti almost a year ago when the country finished building the Doraleh Multipurpose Port. At the open-air ceremony ...

News Djibouti » Economy: Djibouti visitors get a glimpse of Northfield as colleges look to unite

News channel or source: http://www.southernminn.com/northfield_news/news/article_01793ab9-d484-5874-b8ba-0df48f51d42c.html
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Lying on the Bab el-Mandeb Strait, the tiny African nation of Djibouti serves as a gateway to the Suez Canal, one of the world's busiest shipping routes. Its port is the lifeblood of its economy, providing the biggest source of income and employment in ...

News Djibouti » Economy: The New Military Powerhouse on the Red Sea: Tiny Djibouti

News channel or source: https://www.haaretz.com/middle-east-news/the-new-military-powerhouse-on-the-red-sea-tiny-djibouti-1.5990505
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

Thomas Waldhauser, earlier this year predicted that “there will be more.” China’s economic interest is strong as well, with Djibouti borrowing up to $957 million from the Export-Import Bank of China to finance several projects in recent years ...

News Djibouti » Economy: US military resumes air operations in Djibouti

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/us-military-resumes-air-operations-in-djibouti/ar-AAvDFGq
Publication date: Sunday 08 April 2018

But US officials have recently expressed concern about the growing influence of China in Djibouti, noting its establishment of a military base there its close economic links with the country. Waldhauser acknowledged both challenges during his appearance ...

News Djibouti » Economy: East Africa: 'Ethiopia to Install Additional Power Transmission Lines to Sudan and Djibouti' - Engineer Azeb Asnake, CEO Ethiopian Electric Power

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804190732.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Ethiopia exports electricity to Djibouti and Sudan and the work on the 500 KV Ethio ... power interconnection and would be beneficial in ensuring regional peace and economic stability and we are committed in furthering the partnership.

News Djibouti » Economy: US military grounds aircraft in Djibouti after multiple accidents

News channel or source: https://www.cnn.com/2018/04/05/politics/us-military-grounds-djibouti-aircraft/index.html
Publication date: hursday 05 April 2018

But US officials have recently expressed concern about the growing influence of China in Djibouti, noting its recent establishment of a military base there as well as close Chinese economic links with the country.

News Djibouti » Economy: Djibouti Firmly Opposes The Threats And Falsehoods Asserted By DP World

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201804110700.html
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

The Republic of Djibouti could never be satisfied with revenues generated by the operation of strategic services or infrastructure – as important as such revenues may be – while economic growth and improvement in the living standards of the population ...