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    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.


    Khost PC in trouble to elect admin board

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Newly sworn-in provincial council members in southeastern Khost province on Monday accused the provincial Independent Election Commission (IEC) of deliberately not conducting the ballot to choose their administrative board’s members.


    Turkish envoy named next NATO SCR in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Turkey’s ambassador İsmail Aramaz has been appointed as the next NATO’s senior civilian representative (SCR) in Afghanistan, the alliance said in a statement on Monday.


    Illegal mining continues unabated: Analysts

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Mining experts say substandard methods used to extract minerals have been resulting in their wastage and a low government’s income.


    Reforms needed to tackle graft: Abdullah

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Abdullah Abdullah said on Monday the international community was committed to continuously assisting Afghanistan in return for bringing reforms and improvement to government departments.

    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


    Pajhwok holds first conference on Afghan mining

    KABUL (Pajhwok):  Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN) on Sunday held its first investigative conference on mining in Afghanistan, highlighting six basic problems crippling the sector.


    Senators too lash out at Maulana Fazl Rahman

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Praising Afghanistan-A cricket team for their Saturday’s victory, Meshrano Jirga members on Sunday joined lower house members in condemning Pakistani cleric Maulana Fazl Rahman.


    Losers renew warning to disrupt oath ceremony

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Failed provincial council candidates on Sunday warned to once again disrupt a planned oath-taking ceremony for winning runners in Kabul if their demands went unaddressed.


    Returning Afghan families assisted in Khost

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok):  Afghan refugees, who fled Waziristan tribal region due to an ongoing military operation, were on Sunday distributed non-food items in southeastern Khost province.