Sunday 23 October 2011
By Ngor Arol Garang
October 22, 2011 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s government has ordered an investigation into suspected black market foreign currency trading by employees at its Central Bank, as inflation and the price of basic goods (...)
Wednesday 1 June 2011
May 31, 2011 (JUBA) - The government of the semi autonomous region of South Sudan on Tuesday said it is adopting electronic public finance management to seal graft avenues.
Speaking to reporters at the premises of the ministry of (...)
Monday 11 July 2011
July 10, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The Central Bank of Sudan (CBoS) on Sunday announced a set of measures aimed at breaking off its control over the financial system of the South following its official independence yesterday.
The statement by (...)
Friday 10 April 2009
By Justin Ambago Ramba
April 9, 2009 — Though known to be rich in natural resources and literally floating over a huge oil reserve of billions of barrels, South Sudan remains one of the poorest places in the world.
The region has just (...)
Friday 11 May 2012
May 10, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The government of South Sudan has managed to secure a total of $600 million in loans amid growing fears about how long the new nation’s economy can survive following its decision to halt its entire oil (...)
Monday 2 July 2012
July 1, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s ruling National Congress Party (NCP) has accused opposition forces of trying to ride the wave of protests against the government’s austerity measures in order to achieve a change whose “reasons are yet to (...)
Monday 27 August 2012
By Julius N. Uma
August 26, 2012 (JUBA) – A South Sudan government delegation, led by cabinet affairs minister Deng Alor, held talks with Donald Steinberg, the deputy administrator for the US Agency for International Development (...)
Wednesday 14 December 2011
By Zechariah Manyok Biar
December 14, 2011 — The conference for potential investors and maybe donors kicks off today on December 14, 2011 in New York, the United States of America. Such a conference is needed because we as the (...)
Thursday 8 March 2012
March 7, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese government on Wednesday made the first suggestion of its kind that the economic conference scheduled for this month in Istanbul, Turkey may be rescheduled.
The conference, organised by Norway, (...)
Thursday 29 November 2012
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
November 28, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) – Remittances sent to poor nations from family and friends living abroad has increased from $3.5 billion in 1990 to $27 billion in 2011, according to a new United Nations report.
A critique of the IGAD protocol for peace in S Sudan2014-08-30 05:53:03
“A critique of the IGAD protocol on agreed principles on transitional arrangements towards resolution of the crisis in South Sudan”
By David de Chand
August 29, 2014 - First and foremost of all, (...)
IGAD failure to delivering peace for South Sudan!2014-08-30 05:43:48
By Jacob Odong
August 29, 2014- The East African Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD) is concluding a plan to allow for what they are calling a unity government for South Sudan. If (...)