Monday 21 October 2013 October 20, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank (WB) urged the Sudanese government to continue down the path of economic reforms and press with its outreach to creditors in its quest for debt (...)
Sunday 20 May 2012 May 19, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan on Saturday said it has received a grant amounting to $38 million from the World Bank, to support infrastructure projects, specifically building roads in rural areas.
South Sudan has also received (...)
Friday 8 March 2013 March 7, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese finance and national economy ministry today reiterated that it is eligible for debt relief under the Heavily Indebted Poor Countries (HIPC) Initiative.
The Undersecretary of the ministry Yusuf (...)
Wednesday 23 May 2012 May 22, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese government will work closely with the World Bank in the coming period to evaluate the performance of the economy and come up with proposals that will help it weather the challenges it is facing, an (...)
Saturday 4 February 2006 Feb 4, 2006 (JOHANNESBURG) — A $200m undersea cable promising a massive improvement in the quality and cost of African telecommunications will go live only by the end of next year, or a year later than hoped.
According to the (...)
Sunday 20 May 2012 May 19, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan says it will allow full access to information involving deals with international financial institutions, following a report by Global Witness on Wednesday, which it recommends that the new nation (...)
Saturday 2 March 2013 March 1, 2013 (WASHINGTON) – The World Bank Board of Directors, in partnership with the International Finance Cooperation (IFC) have endorsed a new Interim Strategy Note (ISN) for South Sudan.
The ISN, the World Bank said in (...)
Friday 19 November 2010 By Julius N. Uma
November 18, 2010 (JUBA) - Plans by the Government of Southern Sudan to ensure food security through increased agricultural productivity appears to be on course, according to a team of experts working in partnership (...)
Thursday 17 May 2012 May 16, 2012 (NAIROBI) – South Sudan, has joined the membership of the African Trade Insurance (ATI) agency which insures investment and political risks in the continent. South Sudan delegation at the ATI conference in Nairobi (ST) (...)
Wednesday 11 July 2007 July 10, 2007 (WASHINGTON) — Good governance is not the sole preserve of the richest industrialized countries but can be found around the world, a research institute at the World Bank said Tuesday.
Countries such as Chile, Botswana and (...)
Who was behind the killing of civilians in Bor?2014-04-22 06:50:43 By Peter Gai Manyuon
"A nation that continues year after year to spend more money on military defense than on programs of social uplift is approaching spiritual death", from unknown author. (...)
Embracing victimhood to celebrate victimisation2014-04-22 06:28:12 By Juliana Bol
April 21, 2014 - It was a bit disturbing to hear news of our citizens in the IDP camps (where they are seeking protection and shelter) celebrating the recapture of Bentiu -in (...)
Sudan: No justice for protest killings2014-04-23 21:06:10 Human Rights WatchRelease Detainees and Punish Abusive Forces
(Nairobi, April 21, 2014) – Sudanese authorities have failed to provide justice for scores of civilians killed in anti-government (...)
SDFG mourn the loss of a Sudanese activist2014-04-20 09:02:39 The Sudan Democracy First Group mourns the loss of Osman Hummaida, a towering figure of the human rights movement in Sudan, and a tireless campaigner for democracy and peace in the country. Osman (...)