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    Business & Economics,Agriculture

    Wheat seeds being distributed to farmers

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): The agriculture department in northwestern Faryab province has started distributing 300 tonnes of refined wheat seeds to 6,000 farmers, officials said on Sunday.



    Business & Economics

    Exhibition of food products opens in Herat

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): An exhibition and an warehouse for agricultural produce were inaugurated in western Herat province on Saturday, officials said.



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    Mineral water plant set up in Kapisa

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): A newly-established mineral water factory, a $1.5 million project, started functioning in central Kapisa province on Saturday.



    Governance,Business & Economics

    US donates vehicles to Ministry of Counter-Narcotics

      KABUL (Pajhwok): The US Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) donated 87 vehicles worth $2 million to the Ministry of Counter-Narcotics Afghanistan on Wednesday.



    Business & Economics

    ACCI to present 11 plans to London Summit

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan’s Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) said on Tuesday it had prepared nearly a dozen economic development plans for Afghanistan to be presented before the London Conference slated for Dec. 4.



    Business & Economics

    Kunduz transport dept revenue soars

    KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): Officials in northeastern Kunduz province claimed record jump of 30% in revenue of provincial transport department soon after formation of national unity government



    Governance,Business & Economics

    Zakhilwal inaugurates new audit, accounts depart

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Acting Finance Minister Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal inaugurated a new audit and accounts department in the Ministry of Finance on Sunday.



    Business & Economics

    Afghani dips, oil, gas, gold prices down

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The afghani dipped versus US dollar and prices of petroleum products, liquefied gas, ghee and gold declined during the outgoing week in Kabul, market sources said on Thursday.



    Governance,Business & Economics

    Ghani's Pakistan visit to boost Afghan economy

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani’s visit to Pakistan would help improve bilateral relations in areas of economy, trade and investment, Afghan trader representatives said on Monday.



    Governance,Business & Economics,Reconstruction

    Pajhwok holds first conference on Afghan mining (Video)

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN) on Sunday held its first investigative conference on m