Renting a Newspaper

Robyn Curnow reports on Ethiopian newspaper readership: 

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Garum Tesfaye is one of Addis Ababa’s “newspaper landlords,” a group of entrepreneurs in the Ethiopian capital who rent out papers to people too poor to buy them.

Surrounded by worn-out copies of old newspapers, stacks of gossip magazines and the crisp print of the latest news, Tesfaye sits attentively, checking his watch every now and then.

Continue reading:

http://edition.cnn.com/2011/BUSINESS/04/19/newspaper.rental.ethiopia/index.html

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