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Gen. Taha: 2017 marks turning point in Sudan history

2017-01-19 10:59:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 19 (SUNA) - Sudan and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) signed Thursday a bank deposit agreement at an amount of $ 500 million for Sudan in the framework within the framework of the UAE's contributions to the strengthening of the national economy's capacity, which is the first of its kind after the decision of the US administration to lift economic sanctions on Sudan. The Central Bank...

Finance Minister, Deputy CBOS Governor meet Businessmen Federation

2017-01-19 10:30:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 19 (SUNA) - The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Badr-Eddin Mahmoud and the Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sudan (CBOS) Hussein Yahiya Jangoul discussed Thursday with the Head and Members of the Sudanese Businessmen and Employers Federation ways to enforce the decision lifting the economic sanctions on Sudan. The Finance Minister stressed that the decision lifting the economic...

Finance Minister discusses with US Chargé d'Affaires economic conditions after lifting of sanctions

2017-01-19 09:31:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 19 (SUNA) - The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Badr-Eddin Mahmoud Abbas affirmed creation of a conducive investment climate along reviewing the policies to restore economic instability enabling the American companies to engage into investment in strategic sectors in the country. This came during the meeting of the Finance Minister with the US Chargé d'Affaires in Khartoum,...

Finance Minister expects major role for Abu Dhabi Development Fund in financing development projects

2017-01-19 07:47:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 19 (SUNA) - The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Badr-Eddin Mahmoud said that he expected major role of Abu Dhabi Development Fund in financing the key development projects in the country after the lift the sanctions, reviewing the most promising investment fields in the sectors of agriculture, industry, tourism and energy, explaining the importance of encouraging the United...


A bank deposit of 500 million US dollars from UAE to Sudan

2017-01-19 05:10:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan.19(SUNA)-Governor of Central Bank of Sudan, Hazim Abdul-Gadir Ahmed signed on Thursday in Abu Dhabi Emirate a Bank Deposit Agreement of 500 million US dollars with Abu Dhabi Fund for Development. sa/sa

News Conference on BADEA's performance in 2016 to be held next Monday

2017-01-18 09:30:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 18 (SUNA) - The Director-General of the Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA) Dr. Sidi Ould Tah is to hold a press conference next Monday on the bank's performance during the 2016 and 2017 plan. Invitation is extended to the all media organs to attend the conference. BH/BH

Finance Minister affirms necessity of attracting funds for scientific research projects from international financial institutions

2017-01-18 09:08:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 18 (SUNA) - The Minister of Finance and Economic Planning Badr-Eddin Mahmoud Abbas discussed with the Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research Prof. Sumaya of Kashawa ways to support the projects of scientific research in the country. The minister stressed the need to attract funding for scientific research projects from the international institutions and donors, especially...

Sudanese-Saudi talks on environmental vision for exploitation of Red Sea mineral resources to kick off Thursday

2017-01-18 07:57:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 18 (SUNA) - The activities of the Workshop on Environmental Vision for exploitation of Red Sea's mineral resources is due to be held at the Ministry of Minerals Thursday with participation of the members of the Permanent Sudanese-Saudi Joint Committee for Exploitation of the Red Sea's Mineral Resources, which is known as the "Atlantis 2". The workshop is to be organized by the Ministry...


SUNA Forum to Host Trade Minister and Manager of Sudanese Company for Free Zones and Markets

2017-01-18 05:16:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 18 (SUNA) - The Sudan News Agency (SUNA) will host at 12:00 noon,Thursday , the foreign trade Minister, Salah Mohamed Al-Hassan, the Director Manager for the Sudanese Company for Free Zones and Markets, Mohamed Yousef Karar, Director of the Fair Directorate at the Company, Nadir Al-Rashid Abdallah, and a number of specialists to speak about launching the 23 session of the Khartoum...

First Vice President inaugurates NADIC Agricultural Project first phase at Jabrat-al-Sheikh Locality

2017-01-16 07:33:00 PM
Jabra Sheikh, January 16 (SUNA) - The First Vice President of the Republic Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih inaugurated Monday the first phase of NADIC Agricultural Project at Jabrat-al-Sheikh Locality in the North Kordofan State, in the presence of Ahmed Haroun, the Wali (governor) of the North Kordofan State and the ministers of Agriculture, Finance, Roads and Bridges as well as a number of State Ministers...