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Minister of Intl Cooperation meets Central Darfur Wali

2017-07-23 07:02:00 PM
Khartoum, July 23 (SUNA) - The Minister of International Cooperation Idris Suleiman met, at his office in the ministry Sunday, with the Wali (governor) of Central Darfur State Jaafar Abdul-Hakam, who extended detailed briefings on the ambitious development plans that the state intends to implement in the near future. "We have partnerships with some foreign organizations in the fields of education,...

Minister of Intl Cooperation meets WHO Director in Sudan

2017-07-23 06:35:00 PM
Khartoum, July 23 (SUNA) - The Minister of International Cooperation Idris Suleiman discussed, at his office Sunday, with the Director of the Office of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Sudan Dr. Naima Hassan al-Qusair the Development Assistance Framework and FAO projects in Sudan as well as the guidelines of the work and international cooperation in relying on the framework of the information...

Oil and Gas State Minister Announces 90% of Khartoum Refinery Company Owned by Sudan Government

2017-07-20 08:24:00 PM
Khartoum, July 20 (SUNA) The State Minister at the Ministry of Oil and Gas, Engineer Saadul-Deen Husein Al-Bushra reviewed the efforts made by his ministry to attract investors for oil sector and the development of the national companies to realize a quantum leap in the history of industry in the country. He announced that 90% of Khartoum Refinery Company is now owned by the government to be added...

Moubark Al-Fadil Meets EU Ambassador

2017-07-20 07:06:00 PM
Khartoum, July 20 (SUNA) The Deputy Chairman of the National Council of Ministers, the Minister of Investment, Dr. Moubark Al -Fadil al Mahdi, met Thursday, at his office Mr. Jean-Michel Dumond the ambassador of the European Union to Sudan and discussed with him a number of issues and projects the EU intends to implement in the coming phase, including projects of education support and food security. The...


NC Economic Sector Stresses Support to Productive and Private Sectors

2017-07-20 05:40:00 PM
Khartoum, July 20 (SUNA) The economic sector of the National Congress party (NC) has stressed on the necessity that the government work, during the coming phase, to adopt policies for the support of the essential productive sectors and the private sector to realize the economic stabilization. The meeting chaired by the sectors chairman, Dr. Hassan Ahmed Taha, has called for the stop of the pound...

Director of Exports Financing Agency: Resumption of Transactions with International Banks Supports plans for increase and flow of exports

2017-07-19 09:09:00 PM
Khartoum, July 19 (SUNA) The General Director of the National Agency for Exports Financing and Security, Ahmed Babiker Ahmed stressed that the full resumption of the financial transactions between the Sudan and the international banks supports the agency's efforts for the increase and flow of Sudan's exports to the international markets and facilitates transfers to all the world banks. he said...

Sudan Asserts Commitment, Seriousness to Join WTO

2017-07-19 08:31:00 PM
Khartoum, July 19 (SUNA) The Sudan's delegation participating in the 4 th session of negotiation for joining the World Trade Organization (WTO), has asserted the commitment and seriousness of the Sudan to join the organization via its adjustment to the trade and economic conditions with the requirements of the WTO. Referring to the great concern of the organizations member states to give Sudan full...

Delegation from DRC Visits Dams Implementation Unit

2017-07-19 08:00:00 PM
Khartoum, July 19 (SUNA) The State Minister, General Director of the Dams Implementation Unit, Engineer, Khaidier Gasmul-Seed has appreciated the development the Democratic Republic of Congo witnesses in all fields. The State Minister welcomed the visiting delegation that has been informed on the formation of the unit and the projects it has implemented to benefit from its experience in the field...

Inflation rate for June drops by 8.14 % compared to May this year

2017-07-18 10:34:00 PM
Khartoum, 18 July (SUNA) - Inflation rate for the month of June 2017 has dropped by 8.14 %, down from 32.63% in May to 35.52 in June, according to a National Statistics Center report. The report said inflation in commodities and services has went down to 28.98 % against 31.53% in May that is a drop of 8.08%. However in rural areas the inflation in consumer commodities went down to 35.95% in June...

Bakri receives housing file, authorizes Tariq Tawfiq to supervise and follow up housing issues

2017-07-18 07:23:00 PM
Khartoum, July 18 (SANA) - First Vice President of the Republic, and National Prime Minister Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih has received the Housing File and mandated State Minister at the Council of Ministers Tariq Tawfiq to follow up the file and supervise it. The Secretary-General of the National Fund for Housing and Development Dr. Gholamuddin Osman told SUNA that the decision was issued within the framework...