Sudan

May 18, 2006

09:45 GMT

Starting early 2006, the Internet market in Sudan started a journey of transformation. The 2nd telecom operator, CanarTel, initiated competition starting with its wireless Internet service. Moreover,

March 30, 2006

07:58 GMT

Sir Richard Branson Wednesday planted the Union Jack and ceremoniously “staked his claim” to Great Britain on The World, at an event celebrating the debut of Virgin Atlantic Airways’ direct flights be

March 28, 2006

13:59 GMT

11 heads of state decided not to attend an Arab League summit that started Tuesday. The summit was expected to discuss key issues facing the region su

March 27, 2006

February 26, 2006

14:01 GMT

President of Sudan Omar Al Bashir has officially inaugurated Emirates and Sudan Bank (ESB) at a ceremony held on Thursday (February 23, 2006) in Sudan.

February 21, 2006

11:54 GMT

Tuesday 14 February saw the curtain fall on the inaugural three-day Sudan Development Program Summit in Dubai, where Sudanese government figures were able to meet with private sector representatives t

09:09 GMT

The United States on Monday expressed dissatisfaction with the United Nations and several members of the UN Security Council for taking an excessive a

February 14, 2006

December 31, 2005

10:47 GMT

The United Nations Secretary-General and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) have both expressed "deep shock and sadness" over a fatal confr

23:07 GMT

At least 15 Iraqis were killed on Friday, including nine people sitting along the banks of the Tigris river who died in a drive-by shooting, police sa

December 30, 2005

12:41 GMT

Egyptian police fired water cannons on Sudanese war refugees and hit them with sticks Friday as they tried to dismantle a camp in a city park where th

December 29, 2005

December 14, 2005

11:45 GMT

Film star Mahmoud Yassin today called on Arabs worldwide to provide more humanitarian assistance to millions of victims of conflicts in western Sudan’

December 12, 2005

14:53 GMT

The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) announced today that Mahmoud Yassin is making his first visit to Sudan, and today traveled to Darfur to

November 30, 2005

07:21 GMT

A new round of peace negotiations was launched on Tuesday between the Sudanese government and rebels from Darfur. The talks, held in the Nigerian capi