Sudan (Arabic: السودان‎ as-Sūdān /suːˈdæn/ or /suːˈdɑːn/;), officially the Republic of the Sudan (Arabic: جمهورية السودان‎ Jumhūrīyat as-Sūdān) is an Arab republic in the Nile Valley of North Africa, bordered by Egypt to the north, the Red Sea, Eritrea and Ethiopia to the east, South Sudan to the south, the Central African Republic to the southwest, Chad to the west and Libya to the northwest. The Nile River divides the country into eastern and western halves. Its predominant religion is Islam. Almost one-fifth of Sudan's population lives below the international poverty line which means living on less than US$1.25 per day.
Posts about Sudan
  • Trump’s New Executive Order

    …, visas will not be issued to people from Iran, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen. In the original executive order, Iraq was also on the visa blacklist — but it’s been excluded in the new version. The new executive order also makes it clear that people from the six affected countries can apply for waivers to enter the US in particularly urgent…

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 12 readers -
  • Don’t Wait, Apply for Your Citizenship

    … holder does not enjoy the same legal protections as a United States citizen. There are certain political realities that cannot be ignored. Under previous administrations, green card holders were assured that if they complied with existing immigration regulations, they would be admitted to the United States. This is not the case under the Trump…

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 9 readers -
  • The Effects of the Trump Immigration Ban on Business

    … The Effects of the Trump Immigration Ban on Business As a Miami immigration lawyer, I watched in alarm last week as President Trump signed an executive order to bar Syrian refugees from entering the U.S. and suspend all refugee admissions for 120 days. His order also blocks citizens of Iran, Iraq, Libya, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, and Yemen—all…

    Michael G. Murray/ Miami Immigration Lawyer- 15 readers -
  • Shipping Co Loses False Claims Act Battle

    … food aid limits how much aid can be delivered to those in need. Because budgets are limited, overbilling for shipping limits how much money can go to actual food. During the years that Jacintoport was overbilling the government, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) was busy trying to help people suffering from famine in Haiti…

    Due Diligence- 18 readers -
  • Barclay’s AML Violations & Whistleblower Opportunities

    … So how do AML violations by foreign banks lead to whistleblower awards? FIRREA. FIRREA was born out of the Savings and Loan crisis in the 1980’s. The law was originally used to prosecute individuals that harmed banks. During the late 80’s and early 90’s, dozens of bank officers were prosecuted for intentionally making bad loans thereby causing many…

    Due Diligence- 29 readers -