Sudan's sinking economy raises tensions

Labour union warns government against increases in 2013 budget as cost of living continues to soar.
Last Modified: 16 Dec 2012 09:21

Sudan has the worst performing economy in the world with inflation rates varying from 45 to 60 per cent, according to the International Monetary Fund.

This is causing a steep increase in the cost of living prices in the country.

The Sudanese labour union has warned the government against more increases in next year's budget.

Al Jazeera's Omar al-Saleh reports from the capital, Khartoum.


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