Dr. Al-Rikabi urges IMF to help Sudan restore its banking ties with international banks

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Khartoum, July 16 (SUNA) – The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Dr. Mohamed Osman Al-Rikabi has called on the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to help Sudan return its banking relations with the international banks after the lifting of the US economic sanctions on it. This came at the closing meeting of IMF mission which visited the country during July 8-16, in the presence of the State Minister for Finance Tariq Hassan Shalabi, Acting Governor of the Central Bank of Sudan, Undersecretary of the Finance Ministry Mona Abu Haraz and the technicians of the Ministry of Finance and Central Bank. Dr. Al-Rikabi said that the visit of the International Monetary Fund mission came within the framework of the ongoing consultations between the Sudan and the IMF. It is noteworthy that the mission of the International Fund visited the ministries of finance, oil and gas, the Central Bank of Sudan and the General Administration of Customs and Taxation Chamber.