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Kabul prepares for 6th RECCA Summit

Kabul is going to host for the first time ever the 6th Regional Economic Cooperation Conference on Afghanistan (RECCA) which is slated for September 3 and 4. Afghan Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) said that preparations are in place for

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Gemstones worth USD 267mn smuggled annually out of Afghanistan to Pakistan

A study conducted by a Kabul University lecturer with the help of an aid organization shows that Afghanistan’s precious and semi-precious stones worth USD 267mn are being smuggled every year at the border with Pakistan. “The findings of our research

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Afghan-Pak Joint Economic Commission meeting postponed

The Afghan-Pak Joint Economic Commission (JEC) meeting is postponed and will be held in the last quarter of the year in Islamabad, according to a statement from Pakistan’s Finance Ministry. The meeting was initially planned to be held at the

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Investment in Afghanistan slumps by USD 120mn this year

The Afghanistan Investment Support Agency (AISA) reported on Sunday that investment in the country during the first two quarters of 2015 stands at USD 270mn, marking a decline of USD 120mn from last year’s corresponding period. AISA Chief Mohammad Qurban

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