Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Language
Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Khost an emerging commercial hub: Farahi

Khost an emerging commercial hub: Farahi

By
On
Sep 14, 2013 - 17:09

KABULinfo-icon (PANinfo-icon): Independent Directorate of Local Governance (IDLG) Abdul Khaliq Farahi on Saturday called southeastern Khost province an emerging commercial hub of Afghanistaninfo-icon.

Addressing a daylong conference in Kabul, he said Khost was ranked a 3rd grade province, but it had the status of a 1st grade province, given its revenue-generating potential.

Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development Wais Ahmad Barmak, Minister of Agricultureinfo-icon Mohammad Asif Rahimi, several deputy ministers and public representatives from the province attended Khost Development Conference.

A statement from IDLG said the event enabled participants to discuss the challenges facing Khost with officials from relevant ministries and organisations.

Representatives from the ministries concerned pledged to help implement the Khost Development Plan and cooperate with reconstructioninfo-icon and development efforts in the province.

pr/mud

Related Article


Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.

   

Add new comment

Advertisement

Advertisement

Twitter Update