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    Thousands more Kabul families to get power supply

    KABUL (Pajhwok): In a latest development, as many as 30,000 families in Kabul City would provide with uninterrupted power supply after the installation of new electricity transformer, an official said on Sunday.



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    Lashkargah without power for weeks

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Power supply to Lashkargah, the capital of southern Helmand province, has been halted for the last three weeks due to a technical fault in one of the turbines at the Kajaki hydropower dam, an official said on Sunday.



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    Pajhwok all set to launch Zarlatoon magazine tomorrow

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Pajhwok Afghan News is all set to formally launch tomorrow its biannual magazine ... (read more)



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    Petrol up, flour & gold down in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The price of petrol soared while rates of flour and gold decreased during the outgoing week in Kabul, market sources said on Thursday.



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    Industrialists demand govt support

    KABUL (Pajhwok): In its maiden meeting, the Kabul Industrialists Association on Sunday urged the government to help resolve the problems they faced.



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    Trilateral transit trade agreement on cards

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A trilateral agreement on transit and commercial cooperation would be inked among Afghanistan, Pakistan and Tajikistan, an official said on Saturday.



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    Gas rate up, diesel down in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The price of gas rose, but that of diesel decreased during the outgoing week in capital Kabul, retailers said on Thursday.



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    ANSA gets new laboratory building

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A newly-constructed building for the Afghanistan National Standard Authority (ANSA) laboratory was inaugurated in Kabul on Tuesday, an official said.



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    Pakistan wants to boost trade with Afghanistan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Pakistan has indicated an interest in building a motorway and railway lines from Peshawar to Jalalabad and Chaman to Spin Boldak, a news report said on Monday.



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    Distribution of CNICs to start soon

    KABUL (Pajhwok): With President Hamid Karzai yet to endorse the draft census law, the Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) on Sunday announced the distribution of computerised national identity cards (CNICs).