Monday 31 March 2014
March 30, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – A Sudanese economist warned the government against the "disastrous" consequences of applying International Monetary Fund (IMF) policy recommendations without ensuring their financial support.
In an (...)
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 (...)
Monday 14 January 2008
January 13, 2008 (KHARTOUM) — The governor of Sudan Central Bank Sabir Mohammed Hassan said that his government may be forced to shed its ownership of a newly merged bank to avoid US sanctions.
Hassan told reporters that the US (...)
Wednesday 6 August 2014
August 5, 2014 (JUBA) – South Sudan lost billions as a result of tax exemptions on imported goods and telecommunication operators last year, the parliamentary committee on economy and finance told the country’s lawmakers Tuesday.
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.
Thursday 16 January 2014
January 15, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The member of Sudan’s parliamentary subcommittee on Finance and Economy, Babiker Mohamed al-Tom, said that imports of drugs amounted to €600 million and called upon the government to encourage local (...)
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 (...)
Tuesday 8 July 2014
By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
July 7, 2014 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia’s House of Peoples’ Representatives (HPR) has unanimously approved 178.5 billion birr (around $9.1 billion) for the 2014-2015 fiscal year budget.
The new budget saw a 15.3% (...)
Thursday 16 January 2014
January 15, 2014 (KHARTOUM) – The US dollar inched higher in the black market relative to the Sudanese pound (SDG) despite assurances by the central bank that it has enough Forex reserves to support the local currency. A worker counts (...)
Thursday 22 March 2012
By Ngor Arol Garang
March 21, 2012 (JUBA) - A court in South Sudan’s capital Juba on Wednesday acquitted the Secretary General of the country’s ruling Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM), Pagan Amum Okiech, of receiving a $30 (...)
The UNAMID internal report on mass rape in Tabit.2014-11-21 06:09:21
What UNAMID really said about their investigation of mass sexual assaults on Tabit: The internal report on what investigators found
By Eric Reeves
November 20, 2014 - On November 12, 2014 (...)
Bullying Darfur2014-11-13 18:13:39
By Namaa Al-Mahdi
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 (...)