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Minister of International Cooperation meets AfDB Country Director

2018-02-05 04:55:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb. 5 (SUNA) - The Minister of International Cooperation Idris Suleiman discussed at his office Monday with the Country Director of the African Development Bank (AfDB) the role of the Bank in the economic and social development in Sudan, particularly in the fields of agriculture, health, water, infrastructure and poverty reduction. The Minister of International Cooperation said that AfDB...

Gulf Bank exerts efforts to raise banking exchange volume between Sudan and UAE

2018-02-04 08:43:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb. 4 (SUNA) - In a move to increase the volume of banking exchange between the two countries after obtaining the approval of the Central Bank of Sudan, the Gulf Bank-Sudan has embarked on establishment of a branch in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). "The next stage will witness the completion of the Gulf Bank the UAE requirements for the opening of the bank's branch there," Shaza Abdul-Al,...

Central Bank announces rewarding returns to exporters, reviews import controls

2018-02-04 08:26:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb. 4(SUNA) - The Central Bank of Sudan (CBOS) has announced its determination to provide attractive returns to exporters and to review import controls to rationalize the use of foreign exchange, stressing the need to block the leakage of foreign exchange resources to the parallel market. The Governor of the Central Bank of Sudan Hazim Abdul-Gadir asserted Sunday, in the framework of his consultations...

AAAID organizes forum for companies in which it contributes

2018-02-04 07:54:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb. 4 (SUNA) - The Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development (AAAID) is due to organize a forum ion next March 7 in the Dubai World Trade Center through the Agra Middle East Forum and Exhibition, which is to be held during 6 and 8 of the next March under the auspices of the Minister of Environment and Climate Change Dr. Thani bin Ahmed Al-Zwaidi. The conference will be attended...

Governor of Central Bank Affirms Firmness of Sudan-UAE Relations

2018-02-01 06:25:00 PM
Khartoum, Feb .1 (SUNA) - The Governor of the Central Bank of Sudan, Hazem Abdulgader Ahmed has affirmed the deeply rooted Sudan-UAE relations . The governor who met, Thursday, at his office, the Kuwaiti Ambassador to Sudan, has affirmed that Sudan works for strengthening its relations with the UAE to be strategic relations, adding that he Bank of Sudan will continue its cooperation and coordination...

Minister of Industry: Prices hike, high costs of cement industry reduces competitiveness of exports

2018-01-31 07:06:00 PM
Atbara, Jan. 31 (SUNA) - The Minister of Industry Dr. Musa Mohamed Karama has affirmed that his visit to the cement factories in the River Nile State would enhance the chances of the cement industry expansion. The minister pointed out, during a field visit Wednesday to a number of cement factories in the state, that the cement sector contributes with more than 600 million dollars a year to the gross...

Launching of Intellectual Property General Registrar database for trademarks in Sudan through WIPO

2018-01-31 06:44:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 31 (SUNA) - The General Registrar of the Intellectual Property Consultant Adil Khalid Hassan Hilal has announced the launch of the database of the intellectual property for the trademarks through the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) website for the dissemination of trademarks in order to reach an electronic intellectual property Paper Less Office. The Consultant Hilal...

Minister of Industry discusses prospects and problems of cement industry

2018-01-31 05:20:00 PM
Atbara, Jan. 31 (SUNA) - The Minister of Industry Dr. Musa Mohamed Karama has discussed the future prospects as well as the problems and issues pertinent to the cement industry. This came during the minister field visits Wednesday to a number of cement factories in the Nile River State, where he was briefed...

CBoS obligates banks to hand over remittances to expatriates in same currencies that were transferred

2018-01-29 07:18:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 29 (SUNA) - The Central Bank of Sudan (CBoS) has obliged all banks to hand over expatriate remittances in the same currencies that were transferred to them and it was agreed with the Sudanese Working Abroad Organ to offer some banking incentives for the expatriates. The Governor of the Central Bank of Sudan Hazim Abdul-Gadir affirmed Monday that the CBoS has issued a number of decisions...

Minister of Communications praises Sudanese-Chinese relations

2018-01-29 06:49:00 PM
Khartoum, Jan. 29 (SUNA) - The Minister of Communications and Information Technology Dr. Tahani Abdullah has lauded the Sudanese-Chinese relations and China support to Sudan, stressing her ministry's keenness to implement its portion within the framework of the protocol of strategic relations signed between the two presidents of the two countries. During her meeting with the new Huawei Director in Sudan...