Monday 11 July 2011
July 10, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The Central Bank of Sudan (CBoS) on Sunday announced a set of measures aimed at breaking off its control over the financial system of the South following its official independence yesterday.
The statement by (...)
Monday 11 June 2012
June 9, 2012 (WAU) – South Sudan on Saturday published an account of top-level government officials who have been contacted to inform them of an amnesty, offering them the opportunity to return embezzled funds. South Sudan president, (...)
Thursday 15 March 2012
March 14, 2012 (WASHINGTON) – A United States (US) official will travel to the Middle East in the coming weeks to seek the help of governments there in pressing Khartoum to allow humanitarian aid to be delivered to rebel-held areas in (...)
Tuesday 18 November 2014
November 17, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s cabinet has approved a resolution mandating the ministry of finance to pay over one million South Sudanese pounds (SSP) to clear outstanding hotel charges for senior government officials.
Sunday 15 April 2012
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
April 14, 2012(ADDIS ABABA) - One of Ethiopia’s leading banking groups United Bank is poised to open its first branch outside Ethiopia in South Sudan’s capital Juba, according to a release from the bank.
The new (...)
Friday 22 July 2011
July 21, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese government today announced that the new currency will be officially circulated next Sunday amid tensions with the new state of South Sudan on how to get rid of the old currency. Sudan’s Central (...)
Thursday 22 November 2012
November 21, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – A report presented on Wednesday by Sudan’s auditor-general revealed that the amount of stolen public money has gone up to more than 175 million Sudanese pounds (SDG) - around $40 million - between September (...)
Friday 30 September 2011
September 29, 2011 (JUBA) – A group of investors from Dubai in the United Arab Emirates have expressed their readiness to invest in major projects in South Sudan. South Sudan VP Riek Machar (R) and Sheikh Buti Saeed (L), Juba, (...)
Sunday 11 May 2014
May 10, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The government of Saudi Arabia informed Sudan that it was not behind a decision taken by an unknown number of Saudi banks last February to suspend any dealings with Sudan.
“Some Saudi banks halted dealings (...)
Wednesday 26 October 2011
October 25, 2011 (KHARTOUM) – The foreign exchange reserves in Sudan are sufficient to cover three months of imports, a senior official in the central bank revealed in an interview. Central Bank of Sudan (CBoS) ( Photo Reuters) (...)
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 (...)