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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.



    Business & Economics

    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.



    Business & Economics

    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.



    Business & Economics

    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.



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    Khost revenue down by 40pc: Naeemi

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): The overall revenue of southeastern Khost province decreased by 40 percent this solar year, the acting governor said.



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    Arghandiwal woos Indian investors

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Minister of Economy Abdul Hadi Arghandiwal on Sunday urged Indian entrepreneurs to invest in different sectors of Afghanistan’s economy, especially in the area of mining.



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    Work on key projects launched in Ghazni

    GHAZNI CITY/MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Work on three development projects, benefiting thousands of families, has been inaugurated in southern Ghazni province, the acting governor said on Saturday.



    Business & Economics

    Firewood rates down, gold up in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The prices of firewood fell while rates of gold rose during the outgoing week in Kabul, market sources said on Thursday. Food rates remained stable.



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    Waziristan families promised winter aid

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): International organisations on Wednesday promised to assist refugees from Pakistan’s Waziristan tribal region in southeastern Khost province.