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    10-km road being constructed in Balkh

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): A 10-kilometer road, connecting two districts, is being constructed and blacktopped in northern Balkh province, officials said on Wednesday.


    Work on computer sciences faculty building begins

    KABUL (PAN): Higher Education Minister Dr. Obaidullah Obaid and the Japanese Ambassador to Afghanistan on Tuesday inaugurated construction work on a new building for the Computer Science Faculty of Kabul University.


    Work on road, protective wall begins

    JALALABAD (PAN): Long-awaited work was launched on two vital reconstruction projects in the Surkhrod district of eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday.


    Power supply to Paghman improves

    KABUL (PAN): Power supply to around 30,000 residents of the Paghman district of central Kabul province improved with the replacement of old transmission lines, an official said on Monday.


    140-km roads to be built in 3 provinces

    KABUL (PAN): Roads measuring 140 kilometres would be constructed in Kunduz, Badakhshan and Bamyan provinces, officials said on Monday.


    Kandahar City needs 300-km roads: mayor

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Roads measuring 40 kilometres were built in southern Kandahar City since last year, but nearly 300-km roads still need to be paved, the mayor said on Sunday.


    Bridge linking 3 towns with Tirinkot opens

    TIRINKOT (PAN): A newly-constructed bridge, connecting three districts with Tirinkot, the capital of central Uruzgan province, was inaugurated on Saturday.


    Mafia impeding projects in Kabul: Mayor

    KABUL (PAN): The Kabul mayor alleged on Thursday that some mafia groups were out to impeded the implementation of development projects in the nation’s capital.


    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