Turkmenistan, Afghanistan, Pakistan and India officially inaugurated the $10 billion USD TAPI gas pipeline project on Sunday – a move that is aimed at promoting trade and economic ties in the region.
President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhammadov has invited the Islamic Development Bank (IDB) to participate in Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline project, the message of the government said.
President Ashraf Ghani leading a high level governmental delegation left for Turkmenistan to attend in the opening ceremony of construction of TAPI gas pipeline.
Farmers in northeastern province of Badakhshan receive refined wheat seeds in continuation of the efforts to tackle poppy cultivation in the province.
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.