Thursday 6 October 2011
October 5, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The Bank of Sudan (BoS) issued a directive this week which will reduce the amount of time export traders have to repay any foreign currency gains that they have in their possession in a new bid to control (...)
Tuesday 23 November 2010
November 22, 2010 (KHARTOUM) – Sudan’s central bank issued a directive on Monday authorizing the foreign exchange bureaus and banks to buy forex at a premium which analysts said effectively amounts to a currency devaluation.
"In order (...)
Monday 4 February 2013
February 3, 2013 (JUBA) – An electronic payroll management system seeking to improve efficiency within South Sudan’s civil service has officially been launched by the country’s labour and public service ministry.
Implementation of the (...)
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 (...)
Friday 7 January 2011
January 6, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese minister of finance and national economy Ali Mahmood on Thursday said that the austerity package passed by parliament yesterday represents a third of the required measures needed to bring the (...)
Sunday 30 December 2007
By Professor Ali Abdalla Ali, Editor of Sudan Financial Times
November 15, 2007 — The writer was invited to attend the Media Advisory forum, but was unable to attend the three day coverage and attended only the opening session. (...)
Monday 10 January 2011
January 9, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The central bank of Sudan on Sunday issued a directive containing the list of products that will no longer be imported in a bid to save the desperately needed hard currency from being spent on products (...)
Sunday 1 March 2015
February 28, 2015 (JUBA) – The South Sudanese government said it is seeking a loan of up to $5 million from international and local financial institutions to enable it to implement a number of undisclosed projects. South Sudan minister (...)
Thursday 17 March 2011
March 16, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The central bank of Sudan (CBoS) announced on Wednesday that it is injecting more foreign currency into the banks and Forex bureaus saying that there are indications of improvement in the country’s reserves of (...)
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.
South Sudan and the nation building!2016-02-06 11:47:08
" Disagreement does't mean disapproval." Oprah Winfrey.
By Dhano Obongo
I have been delving in a debate within myself as to what could possibly be the proper way to expound a presentation to (...)
Africa: Strengthen steps to end child marriage2015-12-14 08:04:41
December 10, 2015
African governments should coordinate action to improve laws, education, health care, and public awareness to end the scourge of child marriage, Human Rights Watch said today (...)
Professor Akolda, it is too early for you to go2015-12-06 06:36:15
I learnt from social media of the untimely departure of Professor Akolda Maan Tier on the 30th Nov 2015, whom I knew and admired, as one of the great, committed sons of both Sudans, who dedicated (...)