Monday 14 November 2011
November 13, 2011 (JUBA) - Nile Commercial Bank has reopened in Unity state and will begin refunding money lost when the bank collapsed in 2008 due to bankruptcy.
Earlier this month the bank reopened in Rumbek, the capital of Lakes (...)
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 23 October 2011
By Ngor Arol Garang
October 22, 2011 (JUBA) - South Sudan’s government has ordered an investigation into suspected black market foreign currency trading by employees at its Central Bank, as inflation and the price of basic goods (...)
Friday 26 July 2013
July 25, 2013, (KHARTOUM) - The Indian government announced today that it has approved a request by Sudan to revise the repayment terms on lines of credit previously extended by New Delhi. Sudan’s minister of finance and national (...)
Thursday 4 June 2009
June 3, 2009 (JUBA) — Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) signed a US$452 million contract with the government of southern Sudan to build housing units for the civil servants of the semi-autonomous government.
A KCB mortgage subsidiary, (...)
Thursday 27 October 2011
October 26, 2011 (WASHINGTON) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Wednesday sounded a warning bell to South Sudan, saying that the newly established nation will see diminishing oil production levels in less than ten years.
Thursday 14 February 2013
February 13, 2013 (KHARTOUM) – Members from the Eastern Front (EF), a former rebel group who are part of the East Reconstruction and Development Fund (ERDF), unleashed a barrage of criticism at Khartoum, claiming that the latter has (...)
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. (...)
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 (...)
Wednesday 16 May 2012
May 15, 2012 (WASHINGTON) – The announcement made by South Sudan last month of an $8 billion loan from China appears to have been overblown, according to officials in Juba as well as diplomats. South Sudan President Salva Kiir Mayardit (...)
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By Eric Reeves
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November 13, 2014 - “We broke their backs in Abu Karshola, I doubt they have recovered since,” said a prominent Sudanese Armed Forces (SAF) member about their counter attack on (...)
Hundreds walk for peace in South Sudan2014-09-23 08:30:16
National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation (NPPR)
Juba, 21 September 2014 - Hundreds of people took to the streets of the South Sudan capital Jubato ‘Walk for Peace’and demand (...)