Thursday 5 May 2016
May 4, 2016 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s finance minister, David Deng Athorbei has urged ministry’s staffs to embark on efforts to address the country’s current economic crisis. South Sudan’s minister of finance and economic planning David Deng (...)
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 (...)
Friday 24 April 2009
By Isaac Vuni
April 23, 2009 (JUBA) — Southern Sudan based Nile Commercial Bank (NCB) has run out of cash to meet its obligations, the clearest sign to date of the deepening financial crisis facing the semi-autonomous region.
Friday 11 May 2012
May 10, 2012 (KHARTOUM) – The government of South Sudan has managed to secure a total of $600 million in loans amid growing fears about how long the new nation’s economy can survive following its decision to halt its entire oil (...)
Thursday 3 June 2010
June 2, 2010 (KHARTOUM) — The Central Bank of Sudan announced today that it is taking new measures to stabilize the currency market following a sharp drop in the exchange rate of the pound versus the U.S. dollar.
The highest financial (...)
Friday 28 September 2012
September 27, 2012 (WASHINGTON) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) released figures on Thursday projecting that Sudan’s external debts will hit an all-time high next year, the latest evidence of a growing economic crisis engulfing (...)
Wednesday 24 April 2013
April 23, 2013 (JUBA) - South Sudanese president Salva Kiir Mayardit said on Tuesday that the Chinese government has approved a major loan scheme to help his country improve infrastructure, adding that the agreement shows the level of (...)
Monday 15 September 2008
September 14, 2008 (KHARTOUM) – The Sudanese central bank issued a policy memoranda instructing banks to void a rule made by Western Union corporation when making money transfers. Western Union
The pro-government Sudanese Media Center (...)
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.
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, (...)
Return of Dr. Machar to Juba and next political move2016-04-26 22:23:10
By James Okuk
After exhausting the immature dramatic politicking about return of Dr. Riek Machar to Juba to take up his duties as the First Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan for 30 (...)
Sudan: Silencing women rights defenders2016-03-31 20:22:15
Human Rights Watch Sudan: Silencing Women Rights Defenders Sexual Abuse, Intimidation by Security Forces
(Nairobi, March 24, 2016) – Sudanese security forces have used sexual violence, (...)