IMF confirms ACB progress in financial stability

Tuesday, 12 December 2017 03:24 Written by

Afghanistan Central Bank’s (ACB) officials on Sunday said the International Monetary Fund (IMF), in its recent assessment, was satisfied with ACB efforts to ensure the integrity of the country’s financial system.

Afghan factory tries to export juice to India

Monday, 11 December 2017 03:22 Written by

Omid Bahar, a juice production factory in Kabul, is trying to export Afghanistan juice to India and other central Asia markets. 

ADB approves $150m to complete ring road

Sunday, 10 December 2017 03:30 Written by

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved $150 million USD for the construction of the remaining parts of the country’s ring road.

Sino-Afghan economic commission meets

Wednesday, 06 December 2017 03:23 Written by

The Afghanistan-China Economic and Trade Commission discussed greater cooperation between the two countries at its third meeting in Beijing, the Ministry of Finance said on Tuesday.

Mining revenue sees hike, reaches 6b Afs

Tuesday, 05 December 2017 03:21 Written by

The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP) says the mining revenue has risen to more than six billion afghanis this year, showing a considerable increase over 2016.

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated the first phase of the Chabahar port on Sunday, opening a new transit route between Afghanistan, Iran and India.

Afghan ports to be handed over to MoF

Sunday, 03 December 2017 03:30 Written by

Management and control of all entry and exit ports in the country will be transferred from the Ministry of Commerce and Industries to the Ministry of Finance within the next two months, the Afghan Ministry of Finance has announced.

World Bank’s IFC to invest in AIB

Wednesday, 29 November 2017 03:37 Written by

With an aim to boost the banking sector and financial inclusion, the International Finance Corporation of the World Bank will invest in Afghanistan International Bank (AIB).

Turkmen MPs OK agreement on transport corridor

Tuesday, 28 November 2017 03:25 Written by

Turkmenistan’s parliament has ratified an agreement on transit and transport cooperation (Lapis Lazuli) among regional countries, a media report says.

20 MW solar power plant to be built in Kabul

Monday, 27 November 2017 03:33 Written by

A multi-million dollar solar power plant generating 20 megawatts will be built in Surobi district of Kabul.