Wednesday 9 July 2014
July 8, 14 (BOR) – South Sudan’s Jonglei state budget has tabled its draft SSP 327 million budget for the 2014-2015 financial year, now before a special committee for review, officials said.
The draft budget war looked in to on Saturday (...)
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 (...)
Wednesday 2 February 2011
February 1, 2 011 (KHARTOUM) – The financial authorities in North Sudan told their Southern counterparts that they will discontinue use of the pound after the semi-autonomous region officially becomes an independent state.
Sunday 30 September 2012
September 29, 2012 (WASHINGTON) – The Sudanese government accused the international community of reneging on pledges of cancelling debt made following the signing of the 2005 Comprehensive Peace Agreement (CPA) between Sudan and South (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Thursday 2 September 2010
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
September 1, 2010 (ADDIS ABABA) – The Ethiopian Insurance Corporation (EIC) says it will open its first foreign based branch in Juba town, making it the second state-owned financial firm to start business in the (...)
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 (...)
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 (...)
Why Kiir can only be ousted!!2014-08-28 04:40:56
“In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemy, but the silence of our friend,” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
By Luk Kuth Dak
August 27, 2014 - Any writer or a columnist will tell you (...)
The travesty of the IGAD peace process for South Sudan2014-08-28 04:38:02
By Amir Idris
August 27, 2014 - The recent Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) heads of state and government summit held in Addis Ababa on 25th August, 2014 proposed a regional (...)
Views beyond the recent Paris Declaration2014-08-24 21:10:17
By: Elhadi Idriss Yahya
August 24, 2014 - Did the leader of Sudan’s opposition National Umma Party (NUP), Sadiq al-Mahdi finally acknowledge the existence of the Sudan Revolutionary Front (SRF) (...)