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Kenya Ports Authority petitioned over monopoly of clearance for S. Sudan bound cargoes

Kenya Ports Authority petitioned over monopoly of clearance for S. Sudan bound cargoes

Africa-Press - South-Sudan. A maritime logistics company has petitioned the Kenya Ports Authority in court for diverting all clearance of South Sudan-bound cargoes to...
South Sudan launches first-ever e-Commerce platform

South Sudan launches first-ever e-Commerce platform

Africa-Press - South-Sudan. South Sudan launched her first-ever e-Commerce. The innovation is intended to boost trade within the regional block – East African Community –...
Leadership wrangles cripple budgeting process in Western Equatoria

Leadership wrangles cripple budgeting process in Western Equatoria

Africa-Press - South-Sudan. The dispute between Governor Alfred Futuyo and his deputy has paralysed the bid to approve the budget for fiscal year –...
National Bank of Egypt begins operations in South Sudan

National Bank of Egypt begins operations in South Sudan

Africa-Press - South-Sudan. The National Bank of Egypt (NBE) has officially opened its first branch in Juba, bringing the number of foreign banks in...
National Bank of Egypt begins operations in South Sudan

National Bank of Egypt begins operations in South Sudan

Africa-Press - South-Sudan. The National Bank of Egypt (NBE) has officially opened its first branch in Juba, bringing the number of foreign banks in...
South Sudan finally inaugurates first National Bank of Egypt subsidiary

South Sudan finally inaugurates first National Bank of Egypt subsidiary

Africa-Press - South-Sudan. South Sudan government on Tuesday inaugurated the country’s first-ever subsidiary of the National Bank of Egypt. The Egyptian biggest state-run lender first...
Mombasa Port: South Sudan-Kenya trade deal resurrects politics of cargo movement

Mombasa Port: South Sudan-Kenya trade deal resurrects politics of cargo movement

Africa-Press - South-Sudan. South Sudan negotiated a cargo clearance deal with Kenya to allow importers to have their goods cleared at a Nairobi terminal...
Activist call for revenue audit on state governments

Activist call for revenue audit on state governments

Africa-Press - South-Sudan. A civil society activist has called on the national government to audit the state revenue-generating institutions and promptly inform the public...
South Sudan to revise petroleum act, says minister

South Sudan to revise petroleum act, says minister

Africa-Press - South-Sudan. South Sudan has started consultations aimed at revising and reforming its Petroleum Act 2012, an official said on Thursday. The Petroleum Minister,...
Traders decry huge taxes on Meiram-Aweil road

Traders decry huge taxes on Meiram-Aweil road

Africa-Press - South-Sudan. Traders plying the Meiram-Aweil Road have decried exorbitant taxes imposed by collecting agencies along the commercial highway. The complaints come about a...