Monday, February 4, 2019

Chinese-built and Financed Addis Ababa Airport Is Largest in Africa

South Africa's Business Insider published on 31 January 2019 an article titled "Inside the Brand-new Biggest Airport in Africa, Which Also Features the Largest Chinese Restaurant on the Continent" by George Tubei.

Xinhua posted on 30 January 2019 an article titled "Ethiopian Airlines' Latest Chinese-built Infrastructure To Power Continental Ambition" by Michael Tewelde.

The Export-Import Bank of China financed the $363 million airport expansion project, which was built by China Communications Construction Company. Not only is the airport the largest in Africa but Ethiopian Airlines passed South African Airways last year as the largest African carrier.

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