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

December 30, 2005

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

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

November 22, 2005

13:13 GMT

The European Commission has drawn up an emergency humanitarian aid decision for €2 million to help deal with a serious outbreak of yellow fever in the South Kordofan region of Sudan.

November 17, 2005

12:46 GMT

An agreement was signed last night by the Sudanese Government announcing its full endorsement of the Sudan Development Program, an initiative organised to raise the economic profile of Sudan.

October 10, 2005

10:08 GMT

A rescue team sent to free the 18 hostages of the African Union were themselves been kidnapped by Darfur rebels in Western Sudan on Monday. As a resul

September 19, 2005

08:03 GMT

Alsunut Development Company, Sudan’s leading real estate development company, announce at Cityscape the international launch for their $4 US Billion business and residential community in the centre of

September 15, 2005

14:43 GMT

Emirates and Sudan Bank (ESB) held its first general assembly meeting yesterday (September 14, 2005) at Al Sadaqa Hall in Khartoum, the capital city o

September 14, 2005

11:56 GMT

The United Nations World Food Programme said today a crippling shortage of jet fuel for its air hub at El Obeid slashed its ability to airlift and air

August 25, 2005

14:49 GMT

Following consultation and partnership agreements with the Sudanese Ministry of Energy & Oil and Ministry of Investment, the Sudan Development Program is proud to announce the official Sudan Oil & Gas

August 17, 2005

14:27 GMT

With companies from across Africa, Europe, the Middle East and beyond looking to move into Sudan to exploit the vast opportunities within the country’