50% projects will be handed over to Afghan Construction Company’s
Fri Oct 28, 2:45 pm
Officials of Afghanistan construction companies said that:
“50% of International construction projects will be given to local Afghan construction companies in 2012”.
These officials said that:
“Now Afghanistan construction companies has the capacity of managing high level construction projects”
ATN reporter Musafir Qoqandi reported that:
Naeem Yasin Chairman of Afghanistan Construction Companies Union said that:
“They have started talks about transferring responsibilities of construction projects from international companies to local Afghan construction companies”.
He added that:
“Their Union has stated efforts for transferring reconstruction responsibilities and construction projects and are hopeful that these responsibilities were handed to Afghan along with the security responsibilities in year 2014”.
He emphasized to focus on the practical projects of last few years’
According to him:
“Afghanistan Construction Companies are ready to cooperate, if Afghan government required their cooperation”.
He also said that:
“Its agreed that 50% of the 3.5 million dollars construction projects of U.S Engineering troops will be handed over to Afghan construction companies in 2012”.
Afghan construction companies report about the capacity building and competition, even with foreign countries in such time that they only had few minor projects out of millions dollars reconstruction projects in recent years”