The contract was signed between Ministry of Urban Development and Housing and Lebanese Khateeb-al-Alami company at the Presidential Palace in presence of President Ashraf Ghani.
“Bringing together the state institutions requires effective scheduling and defined complex,” said Minister of Urban Development and Housing, Sayed Sadat Mansoor Naderi.
“The complex will cover hundreds of acres of land and it requires a comprehensive master plan and design which could be modern and meet the needs of Afghanistan in the future,” he added.
Khateeb-al-Alami firm is expected to complete the design work of the complex in two years.
“We will review the design of ministries and other governmental entities and will support the implementation of construction of this important project,” said the deputy head of Khateeb-al-Alami co., Ramazan-ul-Harb.” The complex should be with high quality insisting of safety and cost control.”
The deputy head of the firm also said that they have many projects in Kabul which are in progress and it could ease the traffic issues in the city.
“Khateem-al-Alami is an international company, we have more than 6,000 employees and distributed in 35 cities around the world and Kabul office is the 36th,” he added.