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Awcc presents 3G internet services to its customers

Officials in Afghan Wireless Communication Company Awcc said,” we provide standard World services to our every single customers across Afghanistan.” Acting Ministry of Technology and information Barialay Hessam said,”the Awcc 3G will provide better internet services in the country.” Head of the AWCC Amin Ramin during the inauguration ceremony has …

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Reforms in Electoral Law, Electoral Systems required: FEFA

Electoral watch organizations and civil society activists believe if the government does not bring reforms in electoral commissions leadership, people will lose their trust in democracy and the upcoming parliamentary elections will face with new challenges. Free & Fair Election Forum of Afghanistan Organization (FEFAo) had organized consultation meetings with …

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Magnetic bomb injured at least 1 person in Kundoz

An explosion occurred in northern Kundoz province of Afghanistan on Saturday around 01:00 PM. Kundoz police chief spokesman, Sarwar Hussaini confirmed the incident and said that a magnetic explosive device placed in a police ranger went off in 7th district of Kundoz City. Witnesses in the area saying, this incident …

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10th Annual U.S.-Afghanistan Business Matchmaking Conference ended in Washington

The Afghan American Chamber of Commerce (AACC) 10th Annual U.S. Afghanistan Business Matchmaking Conference 2014 (BMC 2014) ended in Washington. The Afghan economy, employment and their relationship to successfully ending the conflict in Afghanistan was the major issue discussed at the U.S.-Afghan Business Matchmaking Conference presented by the Afghan-American Chamber …

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SIGAR warns of threats to Afghan construction programs

US watchdog overseeing rebuilding efforts in Afghanistan warned that with the withdrawal of NATO troops from Afghanistan all US construction projects will be at risk. The Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) has warned that as international troops withdraw from Afghanistan they will be increasing hard to keep an …

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President Ghani appoints four new acting ministers

President Ashraf Ghani appointed four new acting ministers for four ministries on Friday. According to Bakhtar state news agency, president Ghani issued a decree and appointed Mohammad Mustafa Mastoor as acting finance minister, Syeda Muzghan as acting women’s affairs minister, Muzamil Shenwari as acting trade and commerce minister, and Atiqullah …

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Explosion occurred in Estiqlal high school in Kabul

An explosion occurred inside the Estiqlal High school in the second municipality district of Kabul around 5:00 PM late Thursday, an official said. Kabul police commander, Gen. Abdul Rahman Rahimi confirmed the incident and said that one civilian was killed and one other wounded. The Estiqlal high school was holding …

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Shindand district of Herat comes under Taliban attack

Hundreds of Taliban insurgents have attacked Shindand district of Herat province and began fighting with Afghan security forces. Recent reports suggest that Taliban hiding in houses of civilians began to clash with Afghan security forces. Officials had no further information about the casualties so far, but eyewitnesses have said that …

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Suicide bomber targets national army bus in Kabul

A suicide bomber targeted a military minibus on Thursday, killing six Afghan soldiers, officials said. The bomber targeted a national army bus carrying Afghan troops in Tangi Tarakhail area of capital, Kabul. Security officials in condition of anonymity told to media outlets that six Afghan soldiers were killed and twelve …

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