Sunday February 19, 2017


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0.5 billion dollars of loan will no...

0.5 billion dollars of loan will not be paid in one year. Public should not...

JUBA – South Sudan’s Ministry for Petroleum has allayed fears that the alarming borrowing rate will rid future generations off their fortune and live in a debt state for years without significant development. A press statement from the department of Petroleum and Mining extended to the... FULL STORY »

South Sudan to reprint own currency...

South Sudan to reprint own currency – Official

JUBA – A senior official at the ministry of finance and economic planning has disclosed that South Sudan government might resort to reprinting its currency to double the effort in fighting inflation and shortage of hard currencies needed to keep the government businesses and to execute... FULL STORY »

MTN switches on $76m expansion proj...

MTN switches on $76m expansion project

LOBONOK, South Sudan – The MTN Base Transmission Station switched on by Vice President Wani Igga on Saturday, is one of 161 new sites ready to go on air, followed by modernization of 147 existing bases – a process the company said will make it the largest network during this... FULL STORY »

IRC received 2,575 cartons of Plump...

IRC received 2,575 cartons of Plumpy Nut from UNICEF

JUBA – Nearly 500,000 vulnerable children in the South Sudan have received emergency supplementary feeding support from the #irc. In the past few months, the country and its environment have been significantly affected by the ongoing conflict. The IRC, after carrying out a rapid assessment,... FULL STORY »

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Japan Donates 2.5 million US dollars to Mine Action in South Sudan

JUBA – The Government of Japan has announced a contribution of 2.5 million US dollars to the project by the United Nations Mine Action Service (UNMAS), “Provision of Emergency... FULL STORY »

Unity State oil production to restart this month

JUBA – Unity state Caretaker Governor has reaffirmed has government commitment to secure the oil installation and says work is ongoing to resume oil production in the oil fields and... FULL STORY »


Juba – The #ebony Center for strategic studies (ECSS) has started the first Annual economic policy week in Juba, under the theme: “Cash transfer” of oil revenue sharing as a... FULL STORY »

China will help build new airport in Juba: Information Minister says

JUBA – South Sudan said on Friday China would help build a new airport in the capital Juba, completing a project that has highlighted the government’s struggle to execute... FULL STORY »

Pipeline via Lamu to cost $3 billion, construction to begin in Ju...

JUBA – The construction of an alternate oil pipeline to the Kenyan port of Lamu is set to begin in June 2013, according to officials at Finance and Energy Ministries in the Government of South... FULL STORY »

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