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    MRRD executes 108m projects in 3 months

    KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development implemented more than 3,000 public welfare projects this year, with the international community committed to assisting it post 2014, an official said on Tuesday.


    Firm to execute TAPI pipeline project

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan, Pakistan, India and Turkmenistan have agreed on creating an autonomous company by September this year for the execution of a long-delayed pipeline project, a media report


    Kabul residents rally for compensation

    KABUL (PAN): Hundreds of residents of the Char Dehi locality of Kabul staged a protest on Saturday, seeking compensation for the losses they suffered due to the expansion of a road in their area.

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    Germany gives $2m for rehabilitating canals

    PUL-I-KHUMRI/CHAGHCHARAN (PAN): Germany would provide $2million for the reconstruction and cleaning of three irrigation canals in northern Baghlan province, while a bridge was inaugurated in western Ghor province, officials said on Monday.


    Solar power comes to Shiberghan

    SHIBERGHAN (PAN): Shiberghan, the capital of northern Jawzjan province, was lit up with a system involving 481 solar panels funded by the municipality, officials said on Tuesday.


    50m afs NSP funds embezzled in Shah Walikot

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): The provincial council has teamed up with the administration to recover National Solidarity Programme (NSP) funds worth 50 million afghanis that were embezzled in the Shah Walikot district of southern Kandahar province, the council chief said on Monday.


    Paktia varsity problems to be addressed: Obaid

    GARDEZ (PAN): Five projects were completed and another four launched on university campus in southeastern Paktia province on Sunday.


    Bamyan master plan ready for execution

    BAMYAN CITY (PAN): Urban Development Minister Hassan Abdulhai said on Saturday a master plan for the development of Bamyan City had been prepared and was ready for execution.


    Work on new commerce dept building opens

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Work was formally launched on a new building for the Department of Commerce and Industries in southern Kandahar province on Saturday.


    $7m projects executed in Takhar

    TALOQAN (PAN): Fourteen irrigation and construction projects, benefitting more than 50,000 families, have been executed in the northern province of Takhar, officials said on Saturday.