Wednesday 9 July 2014
July 8, 14 (BOR) – South Sudan’s Jonglei state budget has tabled its draft SSP 327 million budget for the 2014-2015 financial year, now before a special committee for review, officials said.
The draft budget war looked in to on Saturday (...)
Wednesday 6 August 2014
August 5, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan lost billions as a result of tax exemptions on imported goods and telecommunication operators last year, the parliamentary committee on economy and finance told the country’s lawmakers Tuesday.
Wednesday 13 August 2014
August 13, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The governor of the Central Bank of Sudan (CBoS), Abdel-Rahman Hassan Abdel-Rahman, disclosed that Sudan received $1.22 billion in credit guarantees from Qatar following the visit by president Omer Hassan (...)
Saturday 10 August 2013
August 9, 2013 (JUBA)- South Sudan’s new finance minister, Aggrey Tisa Sabuni, has pledged to raise non-oil revenues from 70 to 90 million South Sudanese pounds (SSP) within 100 days of taking office. South Sudan’s new finance minister (...)
Wednesday 13 November 2013
November 12, 2013 (JUBA) – Inflation fears are high in South Sudan after its Central Bank unexpected announced a devaluation of South Sudanese Pounds (SSP) against the US dollar by nearly 35%. South Sudan Pounds (ST)
The move, the (...)
Tuesday 5 August 2014
July 4, 2014 (JUBA) – A debate on South Sudan’s 2014/2015 national budget could not commence on Monday after parliament witnessed a complete power blackout. South Sudanese parliament
The parliamentary select committee on economy, (...)
Tuesday 5 August 2014
August 3, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The resident representative of the African Development Bank (ADB) in Khartoum Abdul Kamara disclosed that resources allocated to Sudan in the 13th renewal of the fund, are estimated at $168 million for the (...)
Wednesday 2 February 2011
February 1, 2 011 (KHARTOUM) – The financial authorities in North Sudan told their Southern counterparts that they will discontinue use of the pound after the semi-autonomous region officially becomes an independent state.
Wednesday 15 February 2012
February 14, 2012 (JUBA) – The vice president (VP) of the Republic of South Sudan, Riek Machar, has officially declared his personal income, assets and liabilities while calling on all constitutional post holders in the country to do (...)
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 (...)
Riek Machar treacherous journey2014-08-21 04:41:42
From plotting a failed coup to ending in foreign land
By Steve Paterno
August 20, 2014 - After failing to ascend to the helm of power through party structures, the overly ambitious Riek (...)
Freedom of Expression in South Sudan: does it exists?2014-08-18 22:02:01
By Joseph Stewart Sr.
“You and I have a rendezvous with destiny. We will preserve for our children this, the last best hope of man on earth, or we will sentence them to take the first step into a (...)