Wednesday 22 October 2014
October 21, 2014 (BOR) – The finance minister of South Sudan’s Jonglei state is expected to present its draft budget for deliberations by MPs on Wednesday.
Dano Obongo said an increase of more than 65 million was made in the 324 million (...)
Thursday 16 January 2014
January 15, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The US dollar inched higher in the black market relative to the Sudanese pound (SDG) despite assurances by the central bank that it has enough Forex reserves to support the local currency. A worker counts (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 27 August 2009
August 26, 2009 (JUBA) – The Government of Southern Sudan and the Central Bank of Sudan have resolved to rescue the collapsing Nile Commercial Bank.
Based in Southern Sudan, the Nile Commercial Bank (NCB) was the first commercial bank (...)
Thursday 16 January 2014
January 15, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The member of Sudan’s parliamentary subcommittee on Finance and Economy, Babiker Mohamed al-Tom, said that imports of drugs amounted to €600 million and called upon the government to encourage local (...)
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 (...)
Saturday 5 January 2013
January 4, 2013 (WASHINGTON) – The United Nations on Friday revealed that Sudan is several years behind on its payments and owes close to $1 million, which has yet to be paid. United Nations spokesman Martin Nesirky (UN Photo)
Tuesday 7 February 2012
By Julius N. Uma
February 6, 2012 (JUBA) - A former minister for Finance and Economic Planning in the South Sudanese government has denied allegations linking him to embezzlement of public funds in the wake of the auditor general’s (...)
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 (...)
Monday 31 March 2014
March 30, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – A Sudanese economist warned the government against the "disastrous" consequences of applying International Monetary Fund (IMF) policy recommendations without ensuring their financial support.
In an (...)
Why SPLM should not be a political party?2014-10-27 08:00:25
By John Adoor Deng
October 27, 2014 - Many people who have the focus in South Sudanese politics, these days have been bombarded with many coined Acronyms around SPLM. Truthfully, it has been a (...)
Hundreds walk for peace in South Sudan2014-09-23 08:30:16
National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation (NPPR)
Juba, 21 September 2014 - Hundreds of people took to the streets of the South Sudan capital Jubato ‘Walk for Peace’and demand (...)