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Minister of Water Resources: Electricity is distributed according to its production sites

2017-11-14 06:24:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 14 (SUNA) - The Minister of Water Resources, Irrigation and Electricity Muataz Musa explained, in a response to an enquiry by National Assembly's member Abdullah Ali Masar on the electricity distribution standards in the national grid, that electricity has been distributed from its production location to the nearby areas firstly and then to the remote areas (from Merowe, Khartoum and then...

First Vice President lauds Savings Bank's role in funding graduates

2017-11-14 05:15:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov 14 (KUNA) - First Vice President of the Republic and National Prime Minister Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Saleh has praised the role played by the Savings and Social Development Bank in social development and the provision of funding for graduate projects. The First Vice-President inspected a number of projects financed by the bank for graduates in various fields. At the opening of the Free...

Asawir Company signs MoU with its counterpart US Baker in gas field

2017-11-13 05:47:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 13 (SUNA) - Asawir Company and the US Baker Company signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to cooperate in the implementation of gas and associated gas projects as well as cooperation in the field of spare parts and drilling fluids. The Asawir Company's Investment Manager Eng. Naji Abbas signed for his company while Mr. Lonzo Simonelli signed on behalf of the US Company, in the presence...

Ministry of Industry stresses commitment to realize self-sufficiency from Five-Year Program's goods

2017-11-13 05:10:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov. 13 (SUNA) - The Ministry of Industry has affirmed commitment to achieve self-sufficiency from the goods targeted by the Five-Year Program and directing industrial investment according to comparative advantages, productive capacities and targeted markets to achieve balanced development in the country. The Minister of Industry Dr. Musa Karama said, when he presented the performance statement...

Deputy Prime Minister meets Kuwaiti Prime Minister

2017-11-13 04:49:00 PM
Kuwait, Nov. 13 (SUNA) - Kuwaiti Prime Minister Prince Jabir Al-Mubarak Al-Sabah received Sunday a message from the First Vice President of the Republic and National Prime Minister Lt. Gen. Bakri Hassan Salih. The Deputy Prime Minister, Head of the Economic Sector and Minister of Investment Mubarak Al-Fadil Al-Mahdi has handed over the message to the Kuwaiti Prime Minister. The message concerned...

Arrangements for transferring 500 metric tons of Dura to relief Southern Sudan's citizens completed

2017-11-12 05:52:00 PM
Al-Obied, Nov 12 (SUNA) - The Head of the Subcommittee on the Transfer of Humanitarian Aid to Southern Sudan Abdullah al-Toum Al-Imam has affirmed completion of preparations for the transfer of 500 metric tons of Dura (sorghum) through 18 truck to the State of Southern Sudan. This came during his presiding over the meeting of the committee at the Secretariat General of the State government here Sunday. Al-Imam...

Minister of Animal Resources discusses with Indonesian Ambassador in Khartoum cooperation in fisheries field

2017-11-12 05:00:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov 12 (SUNA) - The Minister of Animal Resources, Pastures and Fisheries Bishara Juma Aror has received at his office Sunday the Ambassador of the Republic of Indonesia in Khartoum on the occasion of the expiry of his term in Sudan. The meeting discussed prospects of cooperation between the two countries in the fields of animal resources, especially fisheries. The two sides agreed upon benefiting...


Great Lakes countries affirm resolve on optimal uses of resources for well being of their people

2017-11-11 05:16:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov.11(SUNA)-The Great Lakes Region's Regional Committee concluded its 16 sessions over safe use of natural resources at Grand Holiday Villa in Khartoum Saturday. General Director of Public Geological Research Authority, Dr Mohamed Abu Fatima, renewed Sudan commitment to recommendations and outcome of the 16th conference . He added that Sudan works with transparency in exploitation...

Sudan, China renew keenness to cement commercial ties

2017-11-11 01:13:00 PM
Khartoum, Nov.11(SUNA)-Sudan and China renewed resolve to consolidate trade relations next year to be an example for mutual cooperation. This came when Minister of Trade, Hatim Al-Sir met , Saturday, with Ambassador of China to Khartoum, Li Lyan , and discussed economic and trade dossiers between the two countries and implementation of previous deals. The Chinese Ambassador conveyed...