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Installation of standard systems enhances investment in Afghanistan

According to Afghanistan’s Investment Support Agency (AISA), Afghanistan witnessed an investment amount of USD 300mn in the first quarter of current fiscal year. The investments were made in the agriculture, mines and industries sectors of Afghanistan. This comes as AISA

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American University of Afghanistan- A story of Afghanistan’s success

Foreign Policy.com- As the United States continues to withdraw troops and materiel from Afghanistan, the rhetoric from President Hamid Karzai’s administration wavers between being fairly pro-American and caustically anti-American, and speculation about reconciliatory negotiations with the Taliban and other insurgent

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Afghan female journalist wins the Courage in Journalism Award

Najiba Ayubi, the Director of the Killid Group in Afghanistan, received the International Women’s Media Foundation (IWMF) Courage in Journalism award. The 45-year old Ayubi has been a leading independent voice in Afghan media. Since 2004, she has regularly received

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Reward and punishment system needed to tackle corruption in Afghanistan

Leading the list of the world’s most corrupt countries, Afghanistan is continuously facing challenges from its endemic corruption. According to a recent report by the Independent Joint Anti-Corruption Monitoring and Evaluation Committee (MEC), graft has increased at the government level,

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Uplift projects to be launched soon in Helmand

Work on the construction of three projects that had been delayed several times would be launched soon in southern Helmand province, said an official. Helmand Governor Mohammad Naeem said the projects include construction of Kajaki power dam, a cotton factory

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