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2014/06 Eden money transfer business has been hard hit by lack of business following widespread non-payment of government salaries during the recent civil conflict. Snippet: Eden money transfer business has been hard hit by lack of business fol....
2014/05 Bank charges are high in South Sudan because the economy does not let them make much money out of commercial lending, says the Director of Equity Bank. Also, the commercial banks' biggest customer is the government, which often fails to fulfill commitments. Snippet: Bank charges are high in South Sudan because the economy does not let ....
2014/04 Nile Commercial Bank plays a big role in a trade delegation to China (led by presidential legal affairs advisor, Telar Deng). Snippet
2014/04 Equity Bank lays off more than 20 staff because rebellion-related insecurity has destroyed some of its branches and disrupted work in others. Snippet 1770
2014/03/24 CfC Stanbic Bank (which began operations in Juba in 2012) gives a donation of KSH 10m (about USD 115,000) to the Office of the President for helping internally displaced people. Snippet
2013 Kenya Commercial Bank reports that its South Sudan subsidiary in 2013 contributed 9.4% of its $164 million group earnings: about $15 million. However, since the rebellion it has closed its branches in Bentiu, Bor and Malakal. Snippet
2013/10 KCB (Kenya Commercial Bank) now has over 20 branches in South Sudan. Snippet
2013/08/08 A report in the name of the 'National Advocacy Group' (membership unknown) published in SouthSudanNation.com, alleges large-scale corruption under the former commerce minister, Garang Diing Akuang. It details the modality, which involves getting a permit from the ministry to buy USD at the official government rate in order to import something, but selling the dollars at a black-market price. A branch of the Qatar National Bank is accused of collusion. The NAG says it provided the report privately to the President and Anti-Corruption Commission in late 2012, but saw no action. Snippet 1129
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