KABUL (PAN): Representatives of regional business and assistance groups on Wednesday attended an Indian- Afghan trade fair to observe the innovative exhibition of the two countries in the capital Kabul on Wednesday.
KABUL (PAN): No new polio case has been reported in Afghanistan’s insurgency-haunted south this year, indicating success in Afghanistan’s fight against the crippling disease, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) said on Friday.
KABUL (PAN): Presidential runner Dr Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and his campaign managers on Friday exchanged views with President Hamid Karzai on the current electoral process and the upcoming tribal forum on a security deal with the US.
KABUL (PAN): The World Bank on Wednesday acknowledged Afghanistan had made starting a business easier by reducing the time and cost to obtain a business licence and eliminating the inspection of the premises of newly registered companies.
KABUL (PAN): The US military and the Combined Security Transition Command-Afghanistan (CSTC-A) on Wednesday shared the Special Inspector General of Afghanistan Reconstruction’s concerns regarding the living conditions of Afghan police personnel at a remote district deadquarters in the Dasht-i-Archi district of Kunduz province.
Mazar-e-Sharif (PAN):As many as 139 contenders with 17 of them women aspirants filed their papers to contest the provincial council elections but the Balkh Election Commission has disqualified six candidates citing problems in their documents.
KABUL (PAN): In a fresh development, the Independent Election Commission (IEC) has disqualified 16 more potential presidential runners from the contenders’ list, bringing down the total strength to 10 candidates running for the race.
KABUL (PAN): A ceremony was held at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Monday to praise Kazakhstan for granting 1,000 scholarships to Afghan students and highlight the importance of such opportunities.