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Stranded fruit issue to be taken up with Uzbeks

Pajhwok Afghan News- A delegation is leaving for Tashkent in the nearest future to take up with the Uzbek authorities the issue of a stranded train loaded with dried fruit belonging to Afghan traders at the Hairatan port, officials in

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Finance Minister cynical about the US commitments

Afghan Finance Minister Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal told media on Tuesday that the Afghan government has asked Washington to release the USD 825mn aid within the next two months. With regards to the US commitments to Afghanistan, Minister Zakhilwal expressed his

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A clothing store catches fire in Northern Afghanistan

A 5-storey clothing store in Haji Jawzjani market in Northern Balkh province caught fire on Thursday morning. Officials said the fire was caused by some kind of short electric circuit, while some shopkeepers claimed that the fire was lit on

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Afghanistan’s agriculture sector brings a considerable growth in the economy in 2012

The World Bank’s latest report indicates Afghanistan as the fastest growing economy in South Asia. While most of the countries in the region were hit hard by the global economic crisis and the Euro debt crisis, Afghanistan enjoyed a robust

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