Sara-i-Shahzada money exchangers on Sunday called off their strike after Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB) vowed to agree their key demands in line with the law.

India better market for Afghan fruit: Officials

Sunday, 11 February 2018 03:31 Written by

Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) said the air corridor between Afghanistan and India has benefited Afghan investors and farmers in terms of selling their products for higher prices.

Afghanistan-Indonesia to open air corridor

Wednesday, 07 February 2018 03:43 Written by

Ministry of Commerce and Industries (MoCI) on Monday said Afghanistan and Indonesia have talked about opening an air corridor between the two countries. 

Officials said committees have been formed to take further steps in this regard. 

MAIL to construct 12 cold storage facilities

Tuesday, 06 February 2018 03:31 Written by

Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) has said the ministry is planning to establish 12 large cold storage facilities across ten provinces for fresh fruits. 

Ban on mining taking a toll on marble industry

Monday, 05 February 2018 03:31 Written by

The shortage of locally mined marble has brought a number of processing factories to a standstill, one factory owner, Ali Erfan, claims. 

Second phase of industrial park hangs in limbo

Sunday, 04 February 2018 03:40 Written by

Factory owners at an industrial park in Kabul said work that started on the second phase of an industrial park three years ago ground to a halt last year despite factories waiting to start operations.  

Parwan consumers default on AFN 170m power bills

Wednesday, 31 January 2018 04:08 Written by

Consumers including government departments and common people have failed to pay electricity bills to the tune of 170 million afghanis in central Parwan province, the power utility said on Monday.

Saturday’s deadly bombing in Kabul not only took a heavy toll on human lives but also caused millions of Afghanis in damages to buildings and businesses in the area.  

Trade through Chabahar Port on the rise

Sunday, 28 January 2018 03:37 Written by

The development of trade through Chabahar port, along with the expansion of trade with India and Iran, will pave the way for the increase in India's investment in Afghanistan's mining and infrastructure projects.

Uzbekistan halves transit fees for Afghan goods

Wednesday, 24 January 2018 03:39 Written by

The Ministry of Finance (MoF) on Monday said that based on business and transit agreements signed between Kabul and Tashkent, Uzbekistan has dropped its transit fees for Afghan goods being trucked through the country.