Gulf Times - transition
Sudan PM to announce new cabinet 'within 48 hours'

Sudan PM to announce new cabinet 'within 48 hours'

Sudan's new premier will unveil the first cabinet since veteran leader Omar al-Bashir's overthrow within 48 hours, the country's ruling body said Tuesday, after the transition process was hit by delays.

Euphoria grips Sudan as transition deal inked

Euphoria grips Sudan as transition deal inked

Rapturous crowds filled the streets of Khartoum on Saturday as Sudan's generals and protest leaders signed a historic deal paving the way for civilian rule.

Mauritania gets new president in first peaceful transition of power

Mauritania gets new president in first peaceful transition of power

Mauritania's former defence minister, Mohammed Ould Ghazouni, was sworn in as president on Thursday, in the country's first peaceful transition of power.

Sudanese opposition rejects military's transition plan after day of violence

Sudanese opposition rejects military's transition plan after day of violence

Sudan's opposition on Tuesday rejected a plan by its military rulers to hold elections within nine months, a day after the worst bout of violence since Omar al-Bashir was ousted as president in April.

Sudan military and opposition agree to three-year transition period

Sudan military and opposition agree to three-year transition period

Sudan's military and opposition leaders have agreed to a three-year transition period that will pave the way for a civilian government.

Natural gas plays major role in energy transition: Qatargas CEO

Natural gas plays major role in energy transition: Qatargas CEO

Qatargas CEO Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa al-Thani has underscored the significance of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a “destination fuel” in the future of energy, playing a major role in the ‘energy transition’ ...

Britain's Johnson wants maximum 2-year Brexit transition

Britain's Johnson wants maximum 2-year Brexit transition

British Foreign Minister Boris Johnson said a transition period from the European Union after Britain's exit from the bloc in March 2019 must not last more than two years.

Calendar Slam is family Slam for sisters Serena and Venus

Calendar Slam is family Slam for sisters Serena and Venus

Serena Williams and her family want winning the first calendar Grand Slam since 1988 to be a huge achievement if Serena does it, but not so big a deal if she fails.