President Bashir awards "Nilein Order" to Ethiopian ambassador to Sudan

Gms: Khartoum, October 11 (SUNA)

Sudan President Omar Bashir, on Monday, bestowed the Nilein Order, First Class, on the Ethiopian ambassador to the Sudan, Abadi Zemu, for the role he played and in appreciation for his efforts in promotion of the Sudanese Ethiopian relations.

 The ambassador pointed out in statements following his meeting with the president and his reception of the decoration that during his six years in the Sudan he has witnessed full cooperation and coordination with the different Sudanese bodies and that his country's relations with the Sudan are moving ahead in steady steps towards development and progress.
 He said the coming period will focus on implementation of the agreements signed between the two countries since 2013 within the context of the Higher economic committee between the two sides, as headed by vice president Hassabu on the Sudanese side and the Ethiopian Prime Minister Haile Miriam Dessalegn on the Ethiopian side.
 He said the two sides will start reaping the fruits of these agreements by the year 2018. He said Port Sudan sea port would be used to reactivate trade and boost economic cooperation between the two sides.
 He said the Ethiopian Bank of Commerce will open a branch in Sudan while the railway will be extended between the two countries, referring as well to supplying Sudan with electricity from the Ethiopian GRED dam in implementation of the directives given by the higher po0litical leaderships in Sudan and in Ethiopia.


Gms: Khartoum, October 21 (SUNA)

The Minister of Transportation, Roads and Bridges, engineer, Makkawi Mohamed Awad, met with the visiting delegation of the Turkish railways, led by engineer, Issa Abdin, the Chairman of Board of Directors, and General Director of the Turkish Railways, accompanied by a number of companies working in the railways field, in the presence of engineer Ibrahim Fadul Abdalla, the Director General of the Sudan's Railways Corporation.

Amid wide celebration scenes and great show-up from spectators and participants the FirstVice president, the PM Bakri Hassan Saleh opened the International Book Exhibition at the exhibitions land at Burri east Khartoum.

Gms: Khartoum, Oct. 20 (SUNA)

On a field visit to the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, the Ministers of Water Resources and Irrigation in Sudan, Ethiopia and Egypt stressed the spirit of cooperation between the three countries during their visit to the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Wednesday at the invitation of the Ethiopian side accompanying by the National Technical Committees.

Gms: Washington, Oct. 18 (SUNA)

The Islamic Development Bank Group has affirmed its continuity in support to Sudan and provision of funding for Sudan development projects.

The Sudanese woman is looking eagerly to assume the highest post in the country: the presidency. One of the leaders of the Sudanese woman union, Amna Abdul Sadig said that the Sudanese woman can lead the country in the near future.