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Sudan Economy Facing Crisis After Sharp Currency Dip

Many Sudanese are complaining after the government’s sharp devaluation of the pound Sunday, cutting its official value almost in half, as an already serious economic crisis plagues the country.
The end of long-standing U.S. economic …

Former FIFA Official Prince Ali Takes Soccer Charity Global

Former FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali is taking his charity project worldwide to build on its work of bringing soccer to Syrian refugees in Jordan.
The prince detailed plans Tuesday for the Association Football Development …

IMF Downgrades Outlook for World Economy to 3.7 Percent Growth

The International Monetary Fund is downgrading its outlook for the world economy, citing rising interest rates and growing tensions over trade.

The IMF said Monday that the global economy will grow 3.7 percent this year, …

Missing Saudi Journalist Once a Voice of Reform in Kingdom

Jamal Khashoggi, the Saudi journalist who disappeared last week after a visit to his country’s consulate in Turkey, was once a Saudi insider. A close aide to the kingdom’s former spy chief, he had been …

Cameroon Holds Presidential Election During Separatist Violence

Cameroonians have been going to the polls to elect their new president from a list of eight contenders, including the 86-year old President Paul Biya who has ruled the central African state for 36 years. …