Sharjah book fair opens with message of peace to the world

Sharjah International Book Fair (SIBF) began on Wednesday with a message of hope against extremism, new book launches and huge crowds visiting. In his address to guests at the SIBF opening ceremony, His Highness Dr Shaikh Sultan Bin Mohammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, said the spread of knowledge

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Russian hackers had targets around the world

WASHINGTON — The hackers didn’t just go after Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. They tried to break into the private email of the sitting U.S. secretary of state, attempted to steal the private correspondence of a manager working on Lockheed Martin’s stealth fighter program, and sought to break into the accounts of thousands of others, including

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Sudan: Washington Reaffirmed Revocation of Economic and Trade Sanctions Remains Valid

Khartoum — The United States of America on Wednesday said the decision to revoke the economic and trade sanctions against the Sudan was final and that the decision on the national emergency on Sudan was a routine procedures carried out at this time of the year. The US Chargé d’Affaires to the Sudan, Ambassador Steven

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United Kingdom Engineers Building a Better Future for South Sudan

JANET ADONGO The team of engineers are working in a smooth rhythm that comes from long hours spent working closely together to build desperately needed infrastructure in war-torn South Sudan. It is backbreaking work, toiling in scorching 38-degree heat, ankle-deep in mud, as they build new roads, helicopter landing pads, accommodation units and even a

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Sudan: Implementation of New Timing Started, Return of Sudan to Normal State

Khartoum — The early hours of, today, Wednesday, have witnessed the implementation of the decision of the Council of Minister for the delay of 60 minutes to the Sudan’s local time to be in sync with Greenwich international timing, and the start of the summer and winter timing. The Central Bank of Sudan also issued

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UK-Sudan Strategic Dialogue: Communiqué

Communique of the fourth meeting of the biannual UK-Sudan Strategic Dialogue was hosted by the Government of the United Kingdom in London on 16 October 2017 The fourth meeting of the biannual UK-Sudan Strategic Dialogue was hosted by the Government of the United Kingdom in London on 16 October 2017, co-chaired by Neil Wigan, Director

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Justice Talks between Sudan and Morocco

SMC- The Justice Minister Idriss Ibrahim Jameel held talks with his Moroccan counterpart Mohamed Oghar last week, on the bilateral relations and cooperation between the two countries. The two sides highlighted the need for exchanging expertise and training between the two ministries. Jameel briefed the Moroccan minister on the duties and competences of the Ministry

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The Dilemma of Sanctions on North Korea

North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho claimed back in September that President Trump’s increasingly bellicose rhetoric towards the country amounted to a “declaration of war” by the United States. However, in a certain sense, the United States is already at war with North Korea—and has been for 67 years. The Korean War ended in

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Sudan wants to cooperate with Belarus in agriculture, manufacturing

MINSK, 2 November (BelTA) – Sudan wants to cooperate with Belarus in the agricultural industry and manufacturing, Abdel-Rahim Mohamed Hussein, Governor of Sudan’s State of Khartum, told reporters before the official meeting at the Minsk Oblast Executive Committee on 2 November, BelTA has learned. “The visit is aimed at developing cooperation with Belarus,” Abdel-Rahim Mohamed

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Ghandour: Terror List Among 4 Issues to Be Negotiated with Washington

Sudanese Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour said that the round of talks between Khartoum and Washington in November would tackle four main issues, including the removal of his country from the list of states sponsoring terrorism, debt forgiveness, the file of the criminal court and Sudan’s entry into international trade, stressing continued Saudi support for Sudanese

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