Sudan Travel Newswire (Page 5)

Sudan Travel Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Sudan Travel. (Page 5)

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  1. Famine-hit South Sudan to charge up to $10,000 for foreign work permitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | Reuters

    War-ravaged South Sudan has hiked work permit fees 100-fold for foreign aid workers to $10,000, officials said, despite suffering from famine. The world's youngest nation has been mired in civil war since 2013, when President Salva Kiir fired his deputy Riek Machar, sparking a conflict that has increasingly split the country along ethnic lines.

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  2. South Sudan: Govt Raises Work Permit Price From $100 to $10,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | AllAfrica.com

    A joint a statement issued by Labour, Interior and Finance ministries in the capital Juba said the move was aimed at generating additional revenues to fill the gap in the 2016/2017 national budget. The statement classified the work permit fees under: Professional or business, $10,000; blue class workers, $2,000; and casual workers, $1,000.

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  3. Egyptians react hilariously to Will Smith's Facebook post about EgyptRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2017 | Al Bawaba

    So, we were all hyped when photos of Will Smith surfaced on social media at the Pyramids. How did we possibly miss this? We secretly wished going back to the time when we were kids so we can be on a school field trip to the Pyramids and accidentally bump into the man in black.

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  4. U.S. delegation to visit Abyei on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    The Sudanese committee for the administration of Abyei area Sunday said a joint delegation from the American embassy in Khartoum and the USAID will visit the border disputed region on Tuesday. Ethiopian peacekeepers patrol the outskirts of the disputed Abyei town that straddles the border between Sudan and South Sudan on 16 September 2013 The executive director of the Sudanese body Saloma Yahia Musa said the visit aims to assess the humanitarian situation and needs of the local community besides inspecting the development projects funded by the USAID.

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  5. The King of New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2017 | Mr. Beller's Neighborhood

    From a distance the crown almost looks like solid gold. But as I walk farther up 30th Avenue in Astoria, I can tell there is something not quite right about it.

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  6. Feds settle case of 'grossly unfair' leak about Montreal man, RCMP probe ongoingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | Barriere Star Journal

    The federal government has quietly settled the lawsuit of a Montreal man who complained he was smeared by inflammatory and false accusations about extremist activities. Abdelrazik, 55, reached a "satisfactory settlement" with the government over a 2011 disclosure intended to discredit him, said Paul Champ, his lawyer.

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  7. Ottawa settles case of 'grossly unfair' leak about Montreal manRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2017 | The Globe and Mail

    The federal government has quietly settled the lawsuit of Abousfian Abdelrazik who complained he was smeared by inflammatory and false accusations about extremist activities. The federal government has quietly settled the lawsuit of Abousfian Abdelrazik who complained he was smeared by inflammatory and false accusations about extremist activities.

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  8. UNAMID's former workers resume protests over unpaid benefitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    Dozens of former local staff of the hybrid peacekeeping mission in Darfur Sunday have protested in front of the mission's headquarters in North Darfur capital, El-Faher for non-payment of financial dues. Chairman of the Dismissed Staff Committee, Hafiz Abiad, told Sudan Tribune that they protested peacefully in front of the UNAMID premises in order to "force the mission to acknowledge their rights".

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  9. 1.5 million foreigners seek to travel to Europe: Sudanese officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2017 | Sudan Tribune

    Sudan's interior ministry Saturday estimated that around one million and a half foreigners who entered illegally from neighbouring countries are currently in Sudan seeking to travel to Europe and Israel. The head of the directorate of foreigners at the Sudanese interior ministry, Gen.

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  10. Egyptian artifacts displayed in 'Gift of the Nile' exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | ReporterHerald.com

    Papyrus prints will be on view as part of "Egypt: Gift of the Nile" at the Global Village Museum of Arts and Cultures in Fort Collins.

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  11. Egyptian artifacts displayed in 'Gift of the Nile' exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | LongmontFYI

    Papyrus prints will be on view as part of "Egypt: Gift of the Nile" at the Global Village Museum of Arts and Cultures in Fort Collins.

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  12. The Forgotten Final Resting Place of William BordenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2017 | Christianity Today

    Tucked away in the northwest corner of the American cemetery in Cairo lies the neglected grave of William Borden, one of the most celebrated missionaries of the 20th century Student Volunteer Movement. Heir to a family fortune, the Yale graduate instead devoted his life to Christ, pledged in service to the Muslims of China.

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  13. Awards for Excellence 2017: The ShortlistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | The Muslim News

    The readership of The Muslim News selected and nominated them, and our distinguished independent panel of Judges reviewed, deliberated and mused over the list and here they are. The illustrious men, women, children and projects deemed to be worthy of short-listing for a Muslim News Award for Excellence.

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  14. Life in limbo: Diary of a Syrian mom affected by travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | ABC News

    ABC News has been chronicling the experience of Alaa Ali Alali, a 48-year-old single mother who fled war-torn Aleppo in 2012 with her 14-year-old son, as she tries to navigate her way to the U.S. as a Syrian refugee following President Donald Trump 's executive order , which banned Syrian refugees indefinitely from entering the country. She had been cleared to come to the U.S. in February, but the executive order threw that into limbo.

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  15. New Market Research Report: Coffee in EgyptRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2017 | PR-inside.com

    Although mature, instant coffee continued to see strong overall volume growth of 13% in 2016. Regular instant standard coffee and instant coffee mixes remain the favourite choices of many Egyptian consumers who are seeking more premium, affordable, on-the-go types of coffee.

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  16. Egypt's Beloved Koshary Is A Modern Mystery In An Ancient CuisineRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | WGBH

    Also spelled koshari or kushari , it is widely considered Egypt's national dish. Rice, lentils , chickpeas and pasta are cooked individually, then tossed together and topped with cumin-scented tomato sauce and crunchy fried onions.

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  17. Koshary Abou Tarek, on Maarouf Street in downtown Cairo, is beloved by locals and foreigners alike.Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | News 88.9 KNPR

    Also spelled koshari or kushari , it is widely considered Egypt's national dish. Rice, lentils , chickpeas and pasta are cooked individually, then tossed together and topped with cumin-scented tomato sauce and crunchy fried onions.

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  18. George Clooney and pregant Amal to restrict travelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2017 | RTE.ie

    George Clooney has revealed that he and his wife Amal have decided to restrict their travel to avoid 'dangerous' countries while she is pregnant with twins, saying they need to be more "responsible". The Hollywood actor and director and human rights lawyer confirmed earlier this month that they are expecting twins, and Clooney says it has forced them to reconsider the countries they visit.

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  19. George Clooney says he and Amal restricting their travelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2017 | Daily Mail

    The 55-year-old actor and his 39-year-old human rights lawyer wife earlier this month confirmed they were expecting twins. The Syriana star told the French publication Paris Match that he and Amal will be more cautious as they expect their first children together.

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  20. Ilham Ahmed: Sudan Wants to Revive Ties with Bulgaria at All LevelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2017 | Sofia News Agency

    Novinite has met with Sudan 's Ambassador to Bulgaria , H.E. Ilham Ahmed , whose country is marking 61 years of independence - but also the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Khartoum and Sofia. She began her diplomatic career in January 1989 and since then has worked at all levels of Sudan 's diplomatic service.

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