Saturday 9 June 2012
June 8, 2012 (JUBA) - South Sudan said Friday it was increasing taxes and customs duties, apparently in an attempt to fill the gap in the country’s budget deficit after the closure of the oil production earlier this year.
Wednesday 15 February 2012
February 14, 2012 (JUBA) – The vice president (VP) of the Republic of South Sudan, Riek Machar, has officially declared his personal income, assets and liabilities while calling on all constitutional post holders in the country to do (...)
Monday 18 October 2010
October 17, 2010 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese minister for finance and national economy Ali Mahmood Abdel-Rasool warned the people of the North that tough austerity measures would have to be undertaken should the South Sudanese vote for (...)
Thursday 2 October 2014
October 1, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The minister of Finance and National Economy Sudanese Badr al-Din Mahmoud said that the country’s foreign exchange reserve position has improved after recent economic reforms and increased Forex inflows. A (...)
Thursday 5 June 2014
June 4, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – Sudanese president Omer al-Bashir on Wednesday witnessed the signing of new agreements worth $100 million with the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) to fund three projects. Sudanese president Omer al-Bashir (...)
Sunday 19 July 2015
July 18, 2015 (ADDIS ABABA) - The Ethiopian government described as a "success" the United Nations-backed international conference on financing for development held in Addis Ababa. Ethiopian prime minister Haile Mariam Desalegn (Photo: (...)
Thursday 23 February 2012
February 22, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese legislative assembly on Wednesday downplayed the impact of the economic sanctions imposed by the United States saying that many countries have been able to overcome it.
The parliament deputy (...)
Sunday 12 June 2011
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
June 11, 2011 (ADDIS ABABA) - The Ethiopian Council of Ministers on Friday proposed a record of 117.8 billion birr ($6.98 billion) budget for the 2011/2012 fiscal year, mainly aimed at alleviating poverty.
Thursday 17 April 2014
April 16, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese minister of finance Badr Al-Deen Mahmood reiterated that his country has completed all technical prerequisites of debt cancellation especially in relation to the short-term program, which was (...)
Friday 19 October 2007
October 18, 2007 (KHARTOUM) — Sudan’s heavy industry group, Giad, plans to float shares in its automotive and metals units on exchanges in Dubai and Khartoum as it seeks to raise funds for expansion, a company official said.
"To expand (...)
Who to benefit from the Somaliazation of South Sudan?2015-10-01 19:01:51
By Steve Paterno
The question above is becoming more prevalent now more than ever, with the "imposition of peace agreement", (to borrow Riek Machar's phrase), along with President Salva Kiir's (...)
Lessons of Maridi fuel tanker “tragic incident”2015-09-26 15:10:10
By Isaac Yak R. Tutdel
The Republic of South Sudan, on 17th September 2015, learned with great dismay the massive loss of lives caused by fuel tanker which overturned and unexpectedly caught (...)