Thursday 12 January 2012 January 11, 2012 (ABU DHABI) – As part of the ongoing efforts to mobilise foreign investment South Sudan has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Abu Dhabi Investment Company of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in order to (...)
Saturday 18 February 2012 By Julius N. Uma
February 17, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s Justice Ministry has issued an international legal notice threatening consequences against potential buyers of oil it says was “stolen” by neighbouring Sudan, a government (...)
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, (...)
Wednesday 30 May 2012 May 29, 2012 (WASHINGTON) – Sudan’s fragile economy is facing "daunting" challenges , the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said in its first assessment of the economic health of the east African country, nearly one year after the (...)
Thursday 15 March 2012 March 14, 2012 (WASHINGTON) – A United States (US) official will travel to the Middle East in the coming weeks to seek the help of governments there in pressing Khartoum to allow humanitarian aid to be delivered to rebel-held areas in (...)
Sunday 15 April 2012 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
April 14, 2012(ADDIS ABABA) - One of Ethiopia’s leading banking groups United Bank is poised to open its first branch outside Ethiopia in South Sudan’s capital Juba, according to a release from the bank.
The new (...)
Wednesday 27 July 2011 July 26, 2011 (JUBA) – The Central Bank of South Sudan (CBSS) on Tuesday announced a new policy limiting conversion from Sudanese Pounds to new South Sudan Pounds after independence to one and a half months. New South Sudan pound (...)
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 9 November 2011 November 8, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The newly independent state of South Sudan managed to sell, via tender, a cargo of Nile Blend crude for December. It will load at the highest premium in at least four years and is fueled by fears of (...)
Monday 4 February 2013 February 3, 2013 (JUBA) – An electronic payroll management system seeking to improve efficiency within South Sudan’s civil service has officially been launched by the country’s labour and public service ministry.
Implementation of the (...)
Africa and the ICC: a dynamic relationship2013-05-24 09:19:39 By Tiina Intelmann
May 23, 2013 - The relationship between Africa and the International Criminal Court (ICC) is remarkable in its history, and dynamic.
Africa and the ICC share the fundamental (...)
At the Mercy of the Sky, South Sudanese professionals2013-05-23 08:02:35 By Suzanne Jambo
May 22, 2013 - "I have nothing to hide and I walk away with my head high. There was absolutely no board meeting to discuss my issue. The reason given were unilateral spending (...)
Wau Dialogue W. Bahr el-Ghazal state 13-15 May 20132013-05-13 14:41:35 South Sudan Law Society
Citizen of Western Bhar el-Ghazal State calls for limitations of President Powers and the Independence of Executive, Legislature and Judiciary and (...)