Latest News for: Sudan mining


Canadian junior signs final agreements for Sudan gold mine

Mining Weekly 25 Oct 2021
... gold mine at Block 14, in northern Sudan, having last week signed all remaining development agreements with the government.

Orca Gold receives gold project approval of Sudanese government

Resource World 21 Oct 2021
“I’d like to extend my sincerest gratitude to the Honourable Minister Abu Numo and his team at the Ministry and to the Sudanese Mineral Resources Company for their support and commitment in showing the world that Sudan is ready to be a serious player in the mining landscape of Africa.

Neglected eastern Sudan tribes in ‘quest for justice’

The Jordan Times 21 Oct 2021
Though the region is known for its fertile fields, is rich in gold mines and is a key maritime trade hub, it is also the most impoverished part of Sudan, ranked by the United Nations as among the poorest countries in the world ... “We went out against Bashir in a quest for equality,” said Awhag Eissa from Port Sudan.

Opening of the Regional Mine Action Training Centre in Sudan, a key factor for peace and humanitarian access

Reliefweb 17 Oct 2021
UNITAMS participated in the opening of the Sudan Regional Training Centre for Humanitarian Mine Action on 14 October 2021 ... oversee all mine action operations in coordination and collaboration with UN agencies and other national and international relevant organizations in Sudan.

Online marketplace Alsoug raises $5m as Sudan opens up to foreign investments after 30 years 

Arab News 12 Oct 2021
... part of our economic plan to drive growth in the financial, technology, agriculture, mining, and infrastructure sectors,” Magdi Amin, senior advisor to Sudan’s minister of finance, said.

alsoug Raises $5M in First Foreign Tech Investment Into Sudan Since Lifting of International Sanctions

The Marshall News Messenger 12 Oct 2021
KHARTOUM, Sudan--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct 12, 2021--. , the largest digital classifieds and marketplace in Sudan, has announced the close of a $5 million fundraise to establish a national payments network enabling quick, easy and safe transactions for all Sudanese ... With this fundraising, we expect Sudan to catch-up with the rest of the continent.”.

UK Funding for Land Mine Clearance Scrapped in Lebanon, Iraq and S. Sudan

GlobalResearch 11 Oct 2021
UK government funding for land mine clearance in Lebanon, Iraq and South Sudan, as well as three other countries, has been scrapped in what humanitarian organisations called a “catastrophic collapse in support” ... In South Sudan, said Cormack, land mine clearance helps maintain “political stability”.

Operations and Quality Assurance - Associate

Reliefweb 11 Oct 2021
UNMAS Sudan’s main activities include land release, risk education (RE) and victim assistance (VA) in areas affected with explosive ordnance ... UNMAS also provides technical advice and training for Sudan National Mine Action Center (NMAC) and national mine action NGOs for improving national mine action capacity.

UK funding for land mine removal scrapped in six countries

The New Arab 10 Oct 2021
UK government funding for land mine clearance in Lebanon, Iraq and South Sudan, as well as three other countries, has been scrapped in what humanitarian organisations called a "catastrophic collapse in support" ... In South Sudan, said Cormack, land mine clearance helps maintain "political stability".

UK, US, Norway urge end to east Sudan protests

Arab News 08 Oct 2021
The Troika (Norway, the United Kingdom and the United States) strongly supports the efforts of Sudan’s government to resolve protests in eastern Sudan,” a statement said ... According to the demonstrators 60 percent of Sudan’s gold is mined in the east, which is also a crucial transit point for trade.

Chinese tale of enslaving South Sudan of its influence and leading to economic depreciation

Beijing News 05 Oct 2021
China National Petroleum Corporation has been eyeing South Sudan's oil reserves with 3.5 billion barrels a day since 2011, however, the country lacked a proper structure that could help enhance its economic portfolio, according to report ... China had stationed over 1000 troops in South Sudan when it was marred by the civil war.

Regional Management of Mine Action Capacity Specialist (Local National)

Reliefweb 30 Sep 2021
The National Specialist’s work shall provide support to ensure the conformance of the demining operations with IMAS & the South Sudan Mine Action Standards.Support the management & delivery of all demining activities as directed by the line manager (respective UNMAS Field Coordinator).

Report: Girl wasn't buckled in before fatal theme park fall

Springfield News-Sun 25 Sep 2021
DENVER, Colo ... Wongel Estifanos fell 100 feet (30 meters) to her death from the Haunted Mine Drop ride at Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park on Sept ... The alarm was reset and the ride began ... The park is supposed to do all of that ... The park has since reopened, but the Haunted Mine Drop ride remains closed ... 1 ... Sudan says countries must cooperate on vaccines. 2.
photo: AP / Jerome Delay-File
Anti-Balaka Christian militiamen stand in the Combatant district of Bangui, Central African Republic

Central African Republic war: No-go zones and Russian meddling

BBC News 23 Sep 2021
Among the devices being laid was a type of anti-tank mine known as a PRB-M3, a powerful, Belgium-made explosive from the 1970s and 1980s. Weapons experts say these mines are probably being trafficked from Libyan stockpiles or harvested from active minefields in Chad and Sudan before entering the black market.

Sudan..Protesters close Red Sea ports for a second day

The Eastern Herald 20 Sep 2021
He added, “We will take other escalatory steps in the coming days, including stopping flights to Port Sudan airport and preventing mining companies from operating until the demands are met.” ... Darfur governor calls for normalization with Israel The Turkish ambassador in Khartoum promises to transfer his country’s expertise to Sudan.