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on 2012/11/6 11:52:25

Open in new window The National Assembly chaired by the Deputy Speaker Hajo Gasmalseed heard Monday a report by the Minister of Foreign Affairs Ali Ahmed Karti on the latest developments in Sudan’s foreign relations, focusing on achievements in the external relations as well as the challenges facing the Sudanese diplomacy while working to realize the highest interests of the country. The minister affirmed that boosting Sudan's foreign relations has been an objective of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in order to achieve the interests of the homeland, maintaining its sovereignty as well as protecting its security. Karti said the year 2012 poses a great changing point in the history of Sudanese diplomacy, explaining that it witnesses wide participation of Sudan in the regional and international forums and conferences. The report reviewed the challenges facing the Sudanese diplomacy in regard to the management of its external relations under increasing and complicated international and regional changes.

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on 2012/11/6 11:49:52

Open in new windowSudan and Spain have agreed to develop economic relations of the two countries by focusing on investment in the sectors of priority. This came when the Minister of Oil Awad Ahmed Al-Jaz met in his office Monday the Spain's ambassador to Sudan where they discussed possibility of Spain's entering the oil sector. Mr. Al- Jaz received a written message from his Spanish counterpart containing his consent to visit Sudan at the invitation extended to him by Mr. Al-Jaz during his recent visit to Spain. The Minister of Oil welcomed Spain's desire to cooperate with Sudan in several areas including investment in the field of oil and gas, extending detailed explanations to the ambassador about oil blocks and investment opportunities in Sudan.
For his part, the Spanish ambassador said that Spain has been seeking to create strong relationships with Africa, the Arab world and Sudan in particular for its importance and the natural resources it enjoys, expressing his country's desire to engage in investment in Sudan in the field of oil and its services.

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on 2012/11/6 11:47:22

Open in new window The Committee of the Council of States Affairs, chaired by the Chairman of the Council Adam Hamid Musa, discussed the proposed budget of the Council of States for the year 2013. In this regard, the Chairman of the Council explained that the limited budget of the Council has crippled its work in various aspects pertaining to the states, highlighting its role as a patron of the interests of the states besides its role in solving disputes between the federal units and the states. He explained that the proposals for the budget of 2013 come to cope with its extended activities.
Meanwhile, the Members of the Committee endorsed the budget after intensive deliberations and amended some of its aspects. The meeting then decided to forward the budget to the concerned authorities for final approval.

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on 2012/11/6 11:45:36

Open in new window The Federal Ministry of Health has affirmed stability of health situation in central, South and Western Darfur States following breaking out of the yellow fever during the past days which killed a number of people in the mentioned states. The Minister of Federal Health Bahr Idriss Abu Garda who arrived in Al-Fasher Monday and met the Deputy governor of North Darfur State and Minister of Health, said in press statements that his ministry has sent health team works to the three states to contain the spread of the disease, pointing out that he will pay field visits to the disease hit-areas to inspect the progress of work of the medical teams.
Abu Garda said the yellow fever disease may become completely under control.
Meanwhile, the North Darfur officials briefed the minister on measures and precautions taken by the government of the state to prevent the breaking out of the disease in the state , revealing that his state has registered so far only one case.

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on 2012/11/6 11:43:08

Open in new windowThe Sudanese-Egyptian Fellow up Committee co-chaired by the Undersecretary of the Foreign Ministry Rahamtalla Mohamed Osman and the Supervisor of the Afro-Arab at the Egyptian International Cooperation Ministry Mohamed Al-Sayed Abbas has concluded sessions Monday at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The Chairmen of the two sides have signed the final minutes of the meetings which include the implementation of the agreements reached during the meetings of the Joint Ministerial High Committee between the two countries. The chairman of the Egyptian side has expected the completion of the high road linking Half Aswan in 2013.

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