The local officials in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan have said the olive harvest and production is expected to surpass 1,200 tons this year.

The first cargo flight of the Afghanistan-India air corridor, to take Afghan goods to India, will leave Kabul for New Delhi on June 15. The India- Afghanistan air corridor project has entered into the operationalisation stage on Friday, with the signing of an MoU between the CEOs of Ariana Airlines and Afghanistan Chambers of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) in presence of Ajmal Ahmady, senior economic advisor to the President of Afghanistan and officials and representatives from ACCI, MAIL MoCI and the business community.

Afghan to represent Kabul in China’s OBOR

Wednesday, 31 May 2017 03:08 Written by

Representatives from 12 countries, including Afghanistan, for China’s modern-day silk road project were introduced to a meeting in Yiwu city of China on Sunday.

Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherket (DABS) says Tajikistan is ready to export 100 Megawatt more electricity to Afghanistan.

Drivers and passengers complain of what they call snail-paced work on a bus terminal in the border town of Torkham in eastern Nangarhar province.

Afghanistan and Tajikistan on Friday signed a sixth agreement on economic and trade cooperation in Kabul.

The agreement was signed between Afghanistan Economy Minister Abdul SattarMurad and KhudayarzadaZoqi Beg.

TAPI a purely economic project: Turkmenistan

Wednesday, 24 May 2017 03:45 Written by

A long-delayed four-nation gas pipeline project is seen as an essential element of economic cooperation between and Turkmenistan.

Residents in eastern Laghman province say the government servants exchange their salaries to Pakistani currency and using it in Afghan markets.

The Stand Integrated Government Tax Administration System was formally launched in southern Kandahar province of Afghanistan amid optimisms by the local officials that the system will help in transparent and better collection of taxes.

Survey and mapping of Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) Pipeline Project is to be completed within next four months, officials said Saturday.