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 (...)
Monday 29 October 2012
October 28, 2012 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Kosti Manibe Ngai, defended on Friday the centralized system of tax collection in the country after threats by the Central Equatoria State governor 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 (...)
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 (...)
Sunday 27 July 2014
July 26, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese minister of finance, Badr al-Din Mahmoud Abas, has called on the Bahraini Al-Baraka Islamic Bank to extend its activities in the country, as well as provide import facilities.
Abas met on Tuesday (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Saturday 17 March 2012
March 17, 2012 (JUBA) – The eight month old independent state of South Sudan has criminalised money laundering as part of an ongoing effort to arrest the rampant corruption in the country. Government of South Sudan cabinet meeting (ST) (...)
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 (...)