Tajik minister of transport Sherali Ganjalzoda says joint TAT(Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Tajikistan) railway construction project has yet to be approvd by Turkem side.
IMF Executive Board approves a US$44.9 million Extended Credit Facility Arrangement to Support Afghanistan
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday jointly inaugurated the Salma Dam (Herat Dam) along with Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani. The Salma Dam, also known as the Afghan-India Friendship Dam, has been built by WAPCOS, an Indian “mini-ratna I”.
The Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted in Dari and Pashto languages to confirm his arrival in Herat province of Afghanistan for the inauguration of Salma Dam.
The Asian Development Bank (ADB) committed an exceptional grant allocation of $858 million for project financing and $20 million for disaster reduction activities in Afghanistan for the period of 2017 to 2020.
India, Afghanistan and Iran will hold a trilateral meeting next month to finalise an agreement on transport and transit between the three countries, a senior Indian official said on Thursday.
Afghan farmers would produce more than 4,000kgs of saffron in 2016 to replace the illegal opium harvest in Afghanistan. Officials have expressed hope that the production of saffron is picking up across Afghanistan.
Tehran is ready to meet Afghanistan’s demand for fuel through the construction of a terminal and a warehouse, an Iranian official has said.
Afghan experts on mines believe that with the Taliban domination on most mines of the country, they earn more from these mines than what ministry of mines does.
India on Monday approved the third phase of 92 small development projects in Afghanistan.