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    Kabul Bank scandal: Court triples jail sentences

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The court of appeal on Tuesday tripled the jail sentences of two former Kabul Bank heads to 10 years at the end of a re-opened case into the bank's collapse, ordering assets of Mahmoud Karzai to be frozen.



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    Annual US-Afghan business conference in Dec

    WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): The three-day 10th annual US-Afghan business match-making conference would begin here from December 9, its organisers said on Monday.



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    Hearing resumes in Kabul Bank case

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Kabul court of appeal on Tuesday resumed an open hearing on the Kabul Bank case in presence of the bank’s former chairman Khalilullah Ferozi and CEO Sher Khan Farnood.



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    Hearing adjourned in Kabul Bank case till Tuesday

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Kabul court of appeal on Monday adjourned an open hearing into the Kabul Bank case till Tuesday without handing down any verdict in the historic scandal that once pushed the national economy to near collapse.



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    Firewood, gas rates go up in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): The prices of firewood and liquefied gas went up while the rates of gold dipped during the outgoing week in Kabul, market sources said on Thursday.



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    Mosazai wants transit trade pact enforced

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Promising lucrative investment facilities, a top diplomat has urged Pakistani businessmen to explore the Afghan market for boosting bilateral trade.



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    Bank staff accused of delaying tactics

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Customers of the New Kabul Bank branch in northern Takhar province on Wednesday accused the bank officials of using delaying tactics in releasing their salaries and meeting other tasks.



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    New Kabul City to become future trade hub

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The New Kabul City’s development authority and the British-Afghan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (BACCI) on Tuesday inked an agreement on cooperation in areas of mutual benefit.



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    China to study Silk Route revival prospects

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A delegation of Afghan and Chinese officials would visit northeastern Badakhshan province to study prospects for the revival of the Silk Road, the Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) announced on Tuesday.



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    Torkham Customs revenue up by 20pc: official

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Revenue of the Customs Department at the Torkham dry port in eastern Nangarhar province has jumped by 20 percent this financial year that ends on March 21, an official said on Tuesday.