May 19, 2018
The High Economic Council led by President Ashraf Ghani has awarded a license to a Turkish airline company, Atlasglobal , to operate in Afghanistan. The Turkish company has world-level credit and its presence in Afghanistan’s aviation market will help reduce flight costs and will create healthy competition among airline companies in the country. Two Turkish companies and two local airlines will have flights to Turkey.
May 16, 2018
Kabul: The 149th meeting of the National Procurement Commission (NPC) presided by H.E Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, the President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, was held on Sunday evening, May 13th, 2018 at Presidential Palace. >>> READ MORE
May 01, 2018
Afghan Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP) said that they would soon re-issue a tender for the construction of the Jabal Saraj cement factory. The factory should be able to produce up to one million tons of cement a year and the winning company should be able to invest up to USD 170,000,000 in the factory. Afghanistan is one of the biggest cement importers among the countries in the region.
April 15, 2018
In order to improve Afghanistan's position in World Bank Business Indicators, the Business Licensing Directorate of the Ministry of Commerce and Industries of Afghanistan reduced business license registration fees from 30,000 Afs (about 350 Euro) to 100 Afs (about 1 Euro). The Ministry of Commerce and Industries has also the faculty to issue and renew the ... Read more >>>
April 03, 2018
CONSTRUCTION OF HERAT-CHESHT-E SHARIF HIGHWAY FROM CH. (00+000-35+000) KM | Bidding Documents may be obtained by interested bidders by downloading from the Afghanistan National Procurement Authority (NPA) website
August 22, 2017
Founded in mid 1928, ICOLD is an international non-governmental organization dedicated to sharing of professional information and knowledge of the design, construction, maintenance, and impact of large dams. Afghanistan’s energy and water ministry in a statement said that the Paris-based organization had announced that Afghanistan had met the criteria for the membership with its solid programs for building dams and water management. ICOLD totally has 100 members. The Afghan committee for the...
August 10, 2017
The day-long meeting was hosted by New Delhi under the Heart of Asia process aimed at helping insurgency-ridden Afghanistan get back on its feet economically. It comes as the US is looking at ways to sharpen its Afghan military strategy, recognizing that the 16-year-old war has become an “eroding stalemate” as a Reuters report from Washington put it, citing unnamed...
August 10, 2017
The opening of a cake and cookie factory is one of the women’s recent initiatives in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of Balkh. Twenty women running this factory hope their economic situation will improve. One of the shareholders, Marzia Ahmadi, told Pajhwok Afghan News she had devised the plan in collaboration with her other colleagues four months ago. She and 19 other women invested in the factory. “We faced some production ...
July 31, 2017
The REOI and ToR are available on the website of the National Procurement Authority ( NPA) at