Sudanese leaders ink oil and trade deals

The leaders of Sudan and South Sudan have agreed deals on trade, oil and security, easing tensions that brought them to the brink of war in April. Omar al-Bashir and Southern counterpart Salva Kiir signed the accords after days of talks in Ethiopia’s capital. They agreed to set up a demilitarised buffer zone, and concluded […]

Iran, Lebanon agree to form a joint company to boost trade ties

Iranian and Lebanese trade officials agreed during a meeting today in Beirut to establish a joint trade company aimed at increasing the trade ties between the two countries, according to the iranian embassy in Beirut The document was signed in presence of Iran’s Ambassador to Lebanon Qazanfar Roknabadi.