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 (...)
Tuesday 25 February 2014 February 24, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s parliamantary subcommittee on health has revealed that 50% of the population do not have access to basic drugs, with 79% of people having to pay out of their own pockets to buy medicine due to (...)
Sunday 23 December 2012 December 22, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese Finance Minister Ali Mahmoud Abdel-Rasool denied reports that the government has made a decision to increase wages and stressed that the issue is still being reviewed. Sudanese finance (...)
Thursday 20 December 2012 December 20, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese finance Minister Ali Mahmood Abdel-Rasool dropped his staunch opposition to the long-standing demand by labor union that the government approves an increase in wages. Sudan’s Finance Minister (...)
Saturday 9 June 2012 June 8, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan said Friday it was increasing taxes and customs duties, apparently in an attempt to fill the gap in the country’s budget deficit after the closure of the oil production earlier this year.
Thursday 18 March 2010 March 17, 2010 (KHARTOUM) — The Sudanese president Omer Hassan Al-Bashir has reportedly ordered the ministry of health to fire specialized physicians who have officially gone on week-long strike to press the government to pay back wages (...)
Sunday 21 April 2013 April 20,2013 (JUBA) - South Sudan has announced that it will pay its employees two months salaries, confirming uncertainties and speculations that the government had difficulties in getting funds to pay civil servants. South Sudan (...)
Tuesday 17 December 2013 December 16, 2013 (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese cabinet has approved the 2014 budget presented by the newly appointed minister of finance Badr Al-Deen Mahmoud in a session chaired by president Omer Hassan Al-Bashir on Monday. Sudan’s (...)
Saturday 9 June 2012 June 8, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - Ethiopia’s Council of Ministers has proposed a record 137.8 billion Birr (nearly $ 8 billion) annual budget for the 2012/2013 fiscal year, focusing on combating poverty.
The proposed budget, according to (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)