Saturday 12 November 2011
November 11, 2011 (JUBA) – The President of the Republic of South Sudan, Salva Kiir Mayardit, has fired the head of the anti-corruption commission, Pauline Riak, and replaced her with a judge from the Supreme Court. Dr. Pauline Riak, (...)
Wednesday 11 April 2012
April 10, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Qatari government informed Sudan that it will complete its promised purchase of government issued bonds as part of the deal struck by the leaders of the two countries last month.
The state minister at (...)
Thursday 12 January 2012
January 11, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The union of foreign exchange bureaus issued a decision further limiting the amount of hard currency Sudanese travelers can carry with them to Ethiopia, Egypt and Eritrea.
The pro-government al-Rayaam (...)
Monday 14 November 2011
November 13, 2011 (JUBA) - Nile Commercial Bank has reopened in Unity state and will begin refunding money lost when the bank collapsed in 2008 due to bankruptcy.
Earlier this month the bank reopened in Rumbek, the capital of Lakes (...)
Thursday 4 November 2010
November 3, 2010 (KHARTOUM) – Local and foreign banks in Sudan are facing the daily challenge of providing their clients with hard currency despite a recent move by the central bank to inject forex to halt deterioration of the Sudanese (...)
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 (...)
Tuesday 21 February 2012
February 20, 2012 (JUBA) — In an attempt to compensate the loss of oil revenue, South Sudan on Monday announced cutting into half non salary government spending, a month after shutting oil production.
After accusing Khartoum of (...)
Friday 29 January 2010
By Justin Ambago Ramba
January 28, 2010 — Ten years ago the people of south Sudan in their struggle for freedom came up with the beautiful idea of starting a monetary institution that would serve as the nucleus for promoting the local (...)
Monday 22 August 2011
August 20, 2011 (JUBA) — Over 30 hospital staff in Yirol West County of Lakes state went on strike Friday demanding that their salaries be paid in full after the state’s health ministry began only paying half their wages without (...)
Saturday 22 June 2013
June 21, 2013, (KHARTOUM) - The Sudanese investment minister Mustafa Osman Ismail, has criticized the policies of the central bank regarding implementation of the tripartite economic program and the lack of a mechanism for evaluation, (...)
South Sudan strives to build democracy2015-10-11 22:45:54
By Salva Kiir Mayardit
Just five years ago, as dawn unfolded on January 9, 2011, millions of South Sudanese took the final steps on our seventy-year journey to independence. By barge and bus, on (...)
SOUTH SUDAN: peace or genocide?2015-10-07 12:59:30
By Richard Moula
President Salva Kiir of South Sudan has once again declared a war of genocide and ethnic cleansing on the small ethnic tribe of Moru in Western Equatoria.
As from 16th (...)