Japan, China agree trade war will harm global economy

Japan and China agree that a trade war will have serious consequences for the world economy, Japanese Foreign Minister Taro Kono said on Monday after a high-level economic dialogue between the world’s third- and second-largest economies. Concern is growing about a trade row between China and the United States in which the two nations have

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Arts industry report asks: where are all the working-class people?

Working-class people continue to be hugely under-represented in the arts, and the people at the top – mostly well-paid, middle-class white men – are least likely to see it. This conclusion was reached in a new report published today, billed as the first sociological study on social mobility in the cultural industries. The study used

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Jose Mourinho tells Manchester United: I know how to win

Jose Mourinho has not lost faith in his managerial qualities after Manchester City were crowned Premier League champions. The Manchester United boss called his players “masters in complication” after they got carried away by their 3-2 win over City last week only to hand their rivals the title with a home defeat to West Brom

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Erdogan urges new foundation for world peace to prevent “bombing at random”

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Monday urged the international community to build a new foundation for world peace so that no countries would be bombed “at random.” “Let’s lay down a new foundation for peace in the world and let’s not let bombs rain down on these countries at random, not allow the pounding

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UNSC Team to Inspect the Situation in Darfur States

SMC- United Nations Security Council (UNSC) experts’ team started a visit to Khartoum under the head of the sanctions committee formed according to the UNSC 1591 on Darfur, besides the representatives of UNSC member states to inspect the situations in Darfur. Speaking to SMC, Diplomatic source said that the head of the committee affirmed her

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600 Sudan orphans thank Qatar Charity’s largesse

More than 600 orphans participated in the Arab Orphans Day celebration organised by the Qatar Charity (QC) office in Sudan. A number of activities and events were held on the occasion, which was attended by Dr Mustafa al-Sinari, deputy commissioner of humanitarian aid in Khartoum State, in addition to a number of QC’s partner organisations.

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SRF Decides to Reduce Al-Mahdi’s Delegation of Power

SMC- Minnawi-led Sudanese Revolutionary Front (SRF) held a meeting to evaluate the outcome of Sudan Call conference which took place in Paris last month. The meeting agreed to expand the delegation of power to Sudan Call Secretary-General, Mini Arko Minnawi considering his as the top official in the executive action. According to documents obtained by

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Sudan’s President meets Saudi Crown Prince

SMC- President Omer Al Bashir and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman discussed on Sunday, bilateral relations. This came in a meeting held on the sidelines of the 29th Arab Summit in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. “During the meeting, they reviewed the bilateral relations between the two brotherly countries and the opportunities to develop it in

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Arab Summit Supports Stability and Development in Sudan

SMC- Arab leaders, kings and princes have welcomed the Sudanese government efforts to promote peace, security and stability throughout the country, including efforts to implement the outcomes of the national dialogue under the slogan “Sudan for all.” The 29th Arab Summit affirmed in its final communique on Sunday the full solidarity with the brothers in

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Sudan, EU Discuss Peace Efforts Ahead of Berlin Meetings

SMC- Presidential Assistant Faisal Hassan Ibrahim and the European Union (EU) envoy to Khartoum Jean-Michel Dumond discussed on Sunday efforts to achieve peace in Darfur. Ibrahim briefed the EU envoy on the government’s efforts to achieve stability in Darfur. Director of the European department at the Foreign Ministry, Khalid Musa Dafaallah said that Ibrahim welcomed the

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