Monday,16 July, 2018
Current issue | Issue 1376, (11-17 January 2018)
Monday,16 July, 2018
Issue 1376, (11-17 January 2018)

Ahram Weekly

Sudan

Sudan
Sudan
Al-Ahram Weekly

PROTESTS over rising bread prices erupted in Khartoum and cities south of the Sudanese capital. Bread prices doubled following the government’s announcement late last month that it was eliminating subsidies in its 2018 budget.

Austerity measures are adopted as the country struggles in the face of inflation running at about 25 per cent and an acute shortage of hard currency that has sapped import activity.
photo: AFP

 

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