Wednesday 3 September 2014
 
»
Tag
 
»
South Sudan

Hundreds flee fearing 'White Army' assault in S Sudan

Hundreds of people fled South Sudan's flashpoint town of Bor as the army warned of an imminent attack by the "White Army" militia on Monday, two weeks into ethnic fighting that has ravaged the world's newest state, officials sa

More…

UN doubles peacekeeping force in S Sudan

The UN Security Council has approved plans to almost double the number of peacekeepers in South Sudan in an effort to protect civilians as reports of mass graves fueled fears of a worsening of ethnic bloodletting in the new state.

More…

BMMI wins $16m USAID contract

Bahrain-based BMMI, a major provider of end-to-end supply chain solutions, has been awarded a new US government contract valued at $16 million, to provide life support services to the US mission in Juba, South Sudan. The contract

More…

500 killed as fighting intensifies in South Sudan

Government forces battled rebels to regain control of a flashpoint South Sudanese town on Thursday, the fifth day of a conflict that has deepened ethnic divisions in the two-year-old nation and threatened its vital oil production.

More…

Sudan shuts oil pipeline for S Sudan exports

Sudan has informed South Sudan that it has shut an oil pipeline that is used to transport crude from the South's oilfields for export, a senior company official said on Sunday. "We were informed that the pipeline has now

More…

Bashir orders stoppage of South Sudan oil

Sudan's president ordered a stoppage of all South Sudan's oil exports from Sunday, accusing his neighbour of backing rebels on his territory, and bringing the foes back to the brink of confrontation after months of relative peace.

More…

Total joins Exxon, Kufpec in S Sudan oil search

French oil company Total will partner with US major Exxon Mobil and Kuwait's Kufpec in South Sudan to search for oil in the restive Jonglei state, a senior lawmaker in the African country said. Sudan's 1983-2005 civil war

More…

Flydubai starts Juba service

  Flydubai, Dubai’s innovative low-cost airline, made its maiden flight to Juba, the capital city of the Republic of South Sudan. The inaugural flight, FZ61, touched down at Juba Airport on Sunday with Ghaith Al Ghai

More…

Flydubai to launch Juba flights

  Flydubai, Dubai’s innovative airline, has announced operations to Juba, the capital city of the Republic of South Sudan, from April 21.   Flights will operate four times a week between Dubai

More…

S Sudan seeks $200m credit line for imports

South Sudan aims to seal a $200 million credit line from an international bank within three months to cover imports and bolster the local currency, a minister said, after an oil shutdown erased the source of almost all its hard currency.

More…
 1 2 3 4 5 >  Last ›

calendarCalendar of Events

Ads