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    Official wants Khost Airport contract reconsidered

    KHOST CITY (PAN): Local officials in southeastern Khost province on Saturday urged Ministry of Transportation and Aviation to ink the contract of Khost International Airport project with a professional and competent construction company instead.



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    ADB to support Afghanistan’s energy sector with $1 billion in 2014

    KABUL (PAN):  The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is preparing a new financing facility to strengthen Afghanistan’s energy sector with a grant financing of nearly id="mce_marker" billion in mid-2014 in a move to finance investment programs in the power and gas subsectors, Joji Tokeshi, the ADB Country Director said.



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    ADB $100 million grant to help Afghanistan revive irrigation

    KABUL (PAN): The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is extending a grant of id="mce_marker"00 million to help Afghanistan improve its ageing irrigation systems as part of a government plan to promote economic growth and reduce poverty, a statement issued by the ADB said.



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    90pc work on Ghazni airport completed

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Ninety percent of construction work on the Ghazni airport has been completed and the project would be fully executed within a month, officials said on Monday.



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    Lives of township dwellers seen in danger

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (PAN): Officials say they are concerned about the safety of dwellers of a controversial township located near coalmines in northern Baghlan province.



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    6 welfare projects implemented in Ghor

    CHAGHCHARAN (PAN): Six welfare projects, including road, bridge and canal amounting to $500,000 have been implemented in the western Ghor province, an official said.



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    Recreational park opens in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): Eng. Abdul Ahad, the construction department deputy chief at the Kabul Municipality, on Monday inaugurated a recreational park in the central capital.



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    300 Khost seminaries to be built, repaired

    KHOST CITY (PAN): The governor on Sunday said more than 300 mosques and religious education institutes would be built and reconstructed in southeastern Khost province.



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    10 NSP projects executed in Gardez

    GARDEZ (PAN): Ten small projects have been inaugurated in the capital of southeastern Paktia province, Gardez, under the National Solidarity Programme (NSP), officials said on Sunday.



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    Work on power dam launched in Kunar

    ASADABAD (PAN): Construction work has been launched on the Managi power dam in eastern Kunar province, said Governor Shujaul Mulk Jalala.