The government of Germany has pledged to contribute AFN 5 billion in a bid to start and run development projects in Afghanistan as well as covering recurrent costs, such as salaries.
The Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) vowed to pave the ground for development of carpet weaving.
A Pentagon task force in Afghanistan used about 20 percent of its budget renting what it called villas instead of using housing on military bases, an inspector general said.
The German government has pledged to provide 350mn Euros for Afghanistan’s reconstruction in 2016.
China signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Education on Monday to establish a vocational institute in Kabul.
Having earned the approval from Upper House of Parliament, the Ministry of Finance (MoF) on Wednesday submitted the draft budget for next fiscal year to the Wolesi Jirga (WJ) or Lower House of the parliament for approval.
Italy has granted 2 million USD to Afghan ministry of public health to improve healthcare services in the country.
The Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said Afghanistan and Pakistan should work “strenuously” to meet the trade target of USD 5 billion by 2018.
Several Memorandum of Understandings were signed between Afghanistan and Kazakhstan during President Ashraf Ghani’s visit to the country.
Afghan Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MoRRD) has launched the first phase of maintenance program to provide 210,000 people with employment in 12 provinces; an initiative announced by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani.