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Insecurity, Lack of Capacity Main Challenges Against Implementation of Projects: MoE

Afghan minister of economy in the first Scoping Study of Construction Sector Transparency Initiative has said that insecurity, lack of enough capacity, shortage of sources are the main challenges against monitoring and implementation of construction projects. Abdul Satar Murad, minister of economy noted that the procurement reforms and capacity development …

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AWCC Plants 400 Trees in Various Parts of Kabul

Officials of Afghan Wireless Communication Company (AWCC) planted nearly 400 none-productive trees in Mirbachakot and Qarabagh districts of Kabul city to green the areas and prevent further pollution. The Financial Deputy department of environment of Kabul municipality Mohammad Wasel Bazegh said, “We welcome the previous and current efforts of Afghan …

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London to Host Joint Session on Afghan-Pak Tension

A high-level Afghanistan-Pakistan joint session over tensions between the two neighbors will be hosted by the British government in London. Afghan National Security Adviser (NSA), Hanif Atmar will meet Pakistani adviser to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz to discuss the matter of alleged terrorist sanctuaries. Senior British …

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Panjsher Governor Accused of Smuggling Lazuli

Ariananews receives documents that accuse the governor of Panjsher, Arif Sarwari of illegally smuggling lazuli stones from Badakhshan province.  Based on the documents,  the governor of Panjsher in cooperation with the Mines department of the province announced the transition of lazuli stones legal. Officials in Ministry of Mines and Petroleum …

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Kabul Blast Kills 4, Injures 30

A roadside bomb struck a minibus in Taimani area of the capital Kabul during the evening rush hour, killing at least 4 people and wounding 30 others. Ministry of Interior (MoI) said the improvised explosive device had been planted on the roadside. Sediq Sediqi, spokesman of MoI noted that one …

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EU Launches Anti-Corruption Campaign in Afghanistan

The European Union (EU) Delegation in Afghanistan launched its 2017 Anti-Corruption Campaign on Sunday. According to a statement released by the EU Office in Kabul, the campaign will focus on the following four themes: natural resources and stability – the threat of illegal mining, corruption in the judicial sector, prevention …

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Russia to Involve U.S. in Talks on Afghanistan

Russia is planning to involve the United States of America and Central Asian countries in a new peace dialogue which apparently aims to end the war in Afghanistan. China and Russia have been concerned about the growing influence of Islamic State insurgency in the war-torn Afghanistan; therefore, the two countries …

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MoU Signed to Formalize Violence Cases against Women

The Chief of Special Attorney to fight Violence against Women has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Independent Directorate of Local Governance (IDLG) and Ministry of Public Health (MPH) to formalize the violence cases of women. Chief  of special Attorney to fight violence against women Parwin Rahimi said, “Our performances …

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