KHARTOUM Many cash machines in the Sudanese capital have run out of banknotes as the government scrambles to prevent economic collapse with a sharp devaluation and emergency austerity measures.
KHARTOUM Sudan's Prime Minister Moataz Moussa announced to parliament on Wednesday a 15-month emergency economic-reform plan, including "further strict austerity measures", to begin this month.
KHARTOUM, Oct 14 The Sudanese pound strengthened
to 46.95 to the U.S. dollar on Sunday, bankers said, in the
currency's first rise since its steep devaluation a week ago
when the government introduced a new mechanism to combat a
* Expanding money supply weakened currency, fuelled
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KHARTOUM More than 11,000 people in Sudan's eastern state of Kassala have been infected over the past month by Chikungunya, a debilitating mosquito-borne viral disease, but no deaths have been reported, a Sudanese official said on Tuesday.
KHARTOUM, Sept 17 For 22 years Mohamed Mahmoud
deposited his law practice's cash in a bank near his Khartoum
office. Now, fearful that shrinking limits on withdrawals will
mean he can't get his money out, he keeps it in a safe behind
KHARTOUM For 22 years Mohamed Mahmoud deposited his law practice's cash in a bank near his Khartoum office. Now, fearful that shrinking limits on withdrawals will mean he can't get his money out, he keeps it in a safe behind his desk.
KHARTOUM Sudan's ruling party named new ministers to the key posts of finance, interior and water resources on Thursday, days after President Omar al-Bashir dissolved the government amid a deepening economic crisis.
KHARTOUM Sudan will form a new government within two days, President Omar al-Bashir said on Monday, a day after he dissolved the cash-strapped administration and slashed the number of ministries by a third to tackle a deepening economic crisis.