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Sudanese-US talks begin in Khartoum Monday

2017-12-03 06:19:00 PM
Khartoum, Dec. 3 (SUNA) - Sudan and the United States are to begin talks in Khartoum on Monday in various fields including economy, investment, minerals, health and telecommunications. The CCA President and CEO, Ms. Florizelle Liser praised the warm welcome and hospitality extended by Sudatel and the continuous support she has received from the Government of Sudan. She pointed out that the Corporate...

Animal Resources Minister vows to develop research stations

2017-11-29 09:05:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 29 (SUNA) - The Minister of Animal Resources Bishara Juma Aror has stressed the importance of developing and renovating the research stations of animal resources to ensure the health and safety of the national herd. This came during his meeting at his office Wednesday with the Minister of Animal Resources at the State of East Darfur Al-Fadil Abdul-Bagi Mohamed, where the meeting discussed...

Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development extends $ 199 million for Khartoum's Electricity

2017-11-29 08:25:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 29 (SUNA) - The Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning signed initially Wednesday an agreement on financing of the Khartoum-Round Electricity Power Line Project at 60 million Kuwaiti Dinars, equivalent to 199 million dollars from the Arab Fund for Economic and Social Development. The undersecretary for Planning at the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning Abdullah Ibrahim signed...

Minister of Oil meets the Saudi Ambassador in Khartoum

2017-11-27 06:28:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 27 (SUNA) - The Minister of Oil and Gas Abdul-Rahman Osman has received from the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to Sudan Ali bin Hassan Jafar a draft memorandum of understanding for cooperation in the field of oil and gas between Sudan and Saudi Arabia. The Saudi ambassador described his country's relationship with Sudan as advanced within the framework of political will,...

Sudan reaffirms its commitment to all obligations related to AML / CFT

2017-11-27 06:14:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 27 (SUNA) - Sudan has reiterated its commitment to all its obligations pertinent to combating money laundering and terrorism financing at the highest political and executive levels. The Rapporteur of the National Committee for Combating Money Laundering (AML) and Terrorism Financing (CFT) Dr. Haidar Abbas Abu Shama explained, in the Monthly Forum of the Ministry of Information entitled...

US company's technical delegation arrives Sudan to enforce cooperation agreement in gas production

2017-11-27 05:02:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 27 (SUNA) - The first technical delegation of the American BHGE AGE COMPANY has arrived in the country to arrange for the implementation of the gas cooperation agreement. The company has completed the procedures that enable it to implement the cooperation agreement, which includes the production of associated, natural and exploitation of discovered gas. The Minister of Oil and Gas Dr. Abdul-Rahman...

Maj. Al-Mahdi stresses application of quality and excellence systems to support investment and export

2017-11-26 06:58:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 26 (SANA) - The Assistant of the President of the Republic Maj. Gen. Abdul-Rahman Al-Sadiq Al-Mahdi has stressed the importance of applying quality, excellence and standards systems to support the export economics and creating an institutional environment for exploitation of investment opportunities for Sudan in general and Khartoum state in particular. The Assistant of the President...


Information Ministry regular Forum to host Monday National Committee for Combating Money Laundering and Terrorism Support

2017-11-26 06:24:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 26 (SUNA) - The monthly Forum of the Ministry of Information is due to host the National Committee for Combating Money Laundering and Terrorism Support at the Ministry of Information on Monday at 11:00 am under the title "Sudan's Efforts in the Fight Against Money Laundering and Terrorist Financing" within the framework of preparation for the Second Round of the Mutual Assessment Process. BH/BH

State Minister for Transport leads Sudan delegation to 33th COMCEC Conference in Istanbul

2017-11-26 06:11:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 26 (SUNA) - The State Minister at the Ministry of Transport, Roads and Bridges Engineer Ibrahim Yousuf Abdullah led the Sudan delegation to the 33rd Session of the Standing Committee for Economic and Commercial Cooperation of the Organization of the Islamic Cooperation (COMCEC), which was held in Istanbul during 20-23 of the current November under slogan "Improving Transnational Transport...

Cabinet approves draft bill regulating Foreign Exchange dealing for 2017

2017-11-26 05:39:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 26 (SUNA) - The Council of Ministers chaired by the First Vice-President and National Prime Minister, General, Bakri Hassan Saleh, approved Sunday the draft law on the regulations of dealing in Foreign Exchange in 2017 which presented by the Governor of the Central Bank, Hazem Abdul Gader . Thespokesman of the Council of Ministers, Dr. Omer Mohammed Saleh, said in press statements...