Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

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

Senate ratifies cooperation accord with Saudi

Senate ratifies cooperation accord with Saudi

Jan 19, 2014 - 19:21

KABULinfo-icon (Pajhwok): The Meshrano Jirgainfo-icon on Sunday ratified by a majority vote a bilateral cooperation agreement between Afghanistaninfo-icon and Saudi Arabia.

Senator Najiba Hussaini told the upper house the accord had been signed by foreign ministers of the two countries in April 2013.

Under the agreement, she said the two countries would cooperate with each other in areas of commerce, economy, investment, educationinfo-icon, culture, media, tourism, agricultureinfo-icon and other sectors.

A majority of lawmakers raised green cards to endorse the 9-article agreement, which has already been ratified by the Wolesi Jirgainfo-icon or lower house.



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



Twitter Update