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    Afghani dips, oil, gas, gold prices down

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The afghani dipped versus US dollar and prices of petroleum products, liquefied gas, ghee and gold declined during the outgoing week in Kabul, market sources said on Thursday.



    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.



    Business & Economics

    Firewood, gas rates go up in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): The prices of firewood and liquefied gas went up while the rates of gold dipped during the outgoing week in Kabul, market sources said on Thursday.



    Business & Economics

    New Kabul City to become future trade hub

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The New Kabul City’s development authority and the British-Afghan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (BACCI) on Tuesday inked an agreement on cooperation in areas of mutual benefit.



    Business & Economics

    Bamyan has workforce, but no factory

    BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): There is no dearth of workforce in central Bamyan province, but so far no factory has been established to utilise the potential, a trader said on Monday.



    Business & Economics,Agriculture

    Kunduz dried fruit business picking up

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Dried fruit exports from northern Kunduz province have fallen, but the business has started picking up after the new government’s installation, officials said on Tuesday.



    Business & Economics

    Political certainty spurs afghani

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The afghani rose in value against major foreign currencies during the outgoing week in Kabul, market sources said on Thursday, linking the rise to the election result that ended months of political uncertainty.   



    Governance,Business & Economics,Features

    In Afghanistan, last decade witnesses fuel prices doubled

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Crude oil rates fluctuate in Afghanistan less frequently than in other neighbouring and regional countries, a Ministry of Commerce and Industries official says, indicating price st



    Business & Economics

    Insecurity, lousy road undercut port value

    BADAKHSHAN (Pajhwok): Multiple problems have forced traders to spend more on transporting their imports through Sher Khan and Hairatan ports instead of Ishkashim in northeastern Badakhshan province, officials said on Saturday.



    Business & Economics

    Flour price up in, other items steady

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The price of flour increased, but rates of other commodities remained unchanged during the outgoing week in Kabul, market sources said on Thursday.