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Government approves ten major contracts worth 1.4 billion Afghanistan

Government approves ten major contracts worth 1.4 billion Afghanistan

The Afghan government has approved ten major contracts worth 1.4 billion Afghanis during a meeting of the National Procurement Commission.

 
 
Rand Paul seeks Senate vote on Trump’s $110bn Saudi arms deal

Rand Paul seeks Senate vote on Trump’s $110bn Saudi arms deal

US Republican Senator Rand Paul is pushing for a vote on President Donald Trump’s recent $110 billion arms deal ...

MUDH in lead of anti-corruption fight in Afghanistan: Naderi

MUDH in lead of anti-corruption fight in Afghanistan: Naderi

The Ministry of Urban Development and Housing (MUDH) is in lead of the fight against corruption as the government ...

 
Afghanistan

Afghanistan's dried fruit market regains strength

With exports reportedly up in 2013, it looks as though Afghanistan might be on track to regain some of the ground ...

Sweden pledges $1.2 billion in aid to Afghanistan

Sweden pledges $1.2 billion in aid to Afghanistan

The funds will be spent over the next decade to improve education, private sector, democracy, gender equality ...

 
Afghans vow mining effort as US provides new maps

Afghans vow mining effort as US provides new maps

Afghanistan has become the only country in the world that is mostly mapped through hyperspectral imaging.