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Minister of Animal Resources affirms importance World Bank's role in economic development in Sudan

Khartoum, Dec. 7 (SUNA) - The Minister of Animal Resources Bishara Juma'a Aror has stressed the importance of the role of the World Bank in economic development in Sudan.
This came during his meeting Thursday with the Mission of the African Union Group of the World Bank in the framework of arrangements for resuming the relations with the bank after the lifting of the economic embargo on Sudan and how to encounter the challenges facing the animal resources' sector and the possibility of developing plans and projects to meet the challenges of the sector.
For his part, the Head of the Mission and Executive Director of the World Bank Group expressed readiness to conduct studies on the projects in the fields of animal resources and possibility to raise the necessary fund for them, pointing out that the animal resources in Sudan have significant contributions to the gross domestic product (GDP) a matter that makes them qualify to attract investment.