Thursday 17 April 2014
April 16, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese minister of finance Badr Al-Deen Mahmood reiterated that his country has completed all technical prerequisites of debt cancellation especially in relation to the short-term program, which was (...)
Friday 28 September 2012
September 27, 2012 (WASHINGTON) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) released figures on Thursday projecting that Sudan’s external debts will hit an all-time high next year, the latest evidence of a growing economic crisis engulfing (...)
Wednesday 17 April 2013
April 16, 2013 (WASHINGTON) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday raised its projections for Sudan’s economic growth in 2013 and adjusted 2012 figures upward as well. In this handout provided by the IMF, International (...)
Thursday 12 June 2014
June 11, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudanese finance minister Badr al-Din Mahmoud made a rare acknowledgment on Wednesday by telling the parliament that the government is finding it increasingly difficult to control the markets which has seen a (...)
Tuesday 10 August 2010
August 9, 2010 (WASHINGTON) — Rebuilding foreign exchange reserves is an "immediate priority" for Sudan in 2010 said the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in a report released last week that contained a detailed overview of the (...)
Sunday 14 April 2013
April 13, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - The African Development Bank (ADB) has pledged to keep up its support to Khartoum government until Sudan’s foreign debt problem is resolved.
In a joint meeting between Sudan’s under-secretary of finance, (...)
Tuesday 14 May 2013
May 13, 2013 (JUBA) – Disgraced former International Monetary Fund (IMF) chief Dominique Strauss-Kahn arrived in South Sudan on Monday to open a new bank, marking a rare return to the financial world since his career was derailed by a (...)
Thursday 4 September 2014
September 3, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s first vice-president, Bakri Hassan Saleh, has urged the International Monetary Fund (IMF), World Bank (WB) and other international institutions to intervene to find a solution to Sudan’s debt (...)
Wednesday 29 August 2012
August 28, 2012 (JUBA) - The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has included South Sudan in a list of 72 low-income countries now eligible for concessional lending.
The IMF’s decision to include South Sudan was (...)
Wednesday 17 December 2014
December 16, 2014 (WASHINGTON) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said this month that Sudan has achieved satisfactory progress in achieving goals set by the Staff-Monitored Program (SMP).
SMP is an informal agreement between a (...)
Appointment of Dr. Riek as FVP is welcome but...?2016-02-13 13:18:16
By James Okuk
“Geography has made us neighbors. History has made us friends. Economics has made us partners, and necessity has made us allies.” – President J.F. Kennedy.
On Thursday February 11, (...)
Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage2015-12-14 08:04:41
December 10, 2015
African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge of child marriage, Human Rights Watch said today (...)
Professor Akolda, it is too early for you to go2015-12-06 06:36:15
I learnt from social media of the untimely departure of Professor Akolda Maan Tier on the 30th Nov 2015, whom I knew and admired, as one of the great, committed sons of both Sudans, who dedicated (...)