Thursday 5 May 2016
May 4, 2016 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s finance minister, David Deng Athorbei has urged ministry’s staffs to embark on efforts to address the country’s current economic crisis. South Sudan’s minister of finance and economic planning David Deng (...)
Thursday 18 March 2010
March 17, 2010 (KHARTOUM) — The Sudanese president Omer Hassan Al-Bashir has reportedly ordered the ministry of health to fire specialized physicians who have officially gone on week-long strike to press the government to pay back wages (...)
Monday 16 April 2012
April 15, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese government has finally acknowledged the economic ramifications of losing oil-producing area of Heglig to South Sudan’s army, revealing measures to remedy the situation. FILE – Sudan’s oil (...)
Saturday 9 June 2012
June 8, 2012 (ADDIS ABABA) - Ethiopia’s Council of Ministers has proposed a record 137.8 billion Birr (nearly $ 8 billion) annual budget for the 2012/2013 fiscal year, focusing on combating poverty.
The proposed budget, according to (...)
Friday 22 May 2009
By Isaac Vuni
May 20, 2009 (JUBA) – In an effort to shore up the cash-strapped Nile Commercial Bank, the President of the Bank of South Sudan, Elijah Malok Aleng, has given an ultimatum to defaulters to repay improperly issued loans or (...)
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 (...)
Tuesday 9 January 2007
Jan 8, 2007 (KHARTOUM) — Sudan will introduce a new ’pound’ currency to replace the current ’dinar’ from Jan. 10, at a cost of $150 million, Central Bank Governor Sabir Mohamed Hassan said on Monday.
The new currency was agreed under a (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 19 July 2012
By Julius N. Uma
July 18, 2012 (JUBA) - In a bid to promote international banking, KCB Bank of South Sudan has officially launched diaspora banking, an initiative targeting South Sudanese nationals currently living outside the world’s (...)
Saturday 25 February 2012
February 24, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) signed yesterday a loan agreement with Sudan in the amount of $30 million that will be used to build a dam on Atabarah river.
OFID Director-General (...)
Darfur, the most ‘successful’ genocide in a century2017-04-21 23:16:47
By Eric Reeves
The Darfur region of western Sudan has been recognized since 2004 as the site of genocide since 2004 by dozens of political officials and bodies (including the U.S. Congress and (...)
An Appeal to President of the Republic of South Sudan2017-03-15 07:22:45
Dear. Mr. President,
I write to appeal to you for the release of political detainees now in the custody of the National Security Service at Jebel and other detention facilities. In doing this, I (...)