Sudan central bank strengthens currency to 45 Sudanese pounds to dollar - agency
CAIRO, April 21 (Reuters) - Sudan's central bank on Sunday
strengthened the Sudanese pound to 45 pounds to the dollar from
47.5, state news agency SUNA reported.
It said the measure coincided with the sharp rise in the
price of the pound against the dollar on the parallel market.
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) on Sunday said
they had agreed to send Sudan $3 billion worth of aid, including
a $500 million central bank deposit to ease pressure on the
(Reporting by Ahmed Tolba, writing by Sami Aboudi, editing by
Patrick Werr, William Maclean)
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