English | دری

Afghanistan can contribute to the formation of a new Euro-Asia economic architecture: Karzai

in Afghan Business

Afghanistan can contribute to the formation of a new Euro-Asia economic architecture: Karzai

Euro-Asia ForumPresident Hamid Karzai attended the 5th Euro-Asia Economic Forum, which is held in China’s Shaanxi Province under the theme of “Forum concrete Collaboration to Mutual Boom”.

Sharing the investment opportunities and potentials of Afghanistan, Karzai emphasized on the strategic location of Afghanistan that enables Afghanistan to promote trade and transport links between European and Asian economic centers.

“Afghanistan is a natural land bridge for transit and commerce between east and west, contributing to the formation of a new Euro-Asia inland economic architecture,” said Karzai.

He called for the development of the Silk Road, which Afghanistan will be a part of, and added that not only regional cooperation and integration but also global economic growth and security would sprout from this road.

“I encourage business participants at this Forum to explore business opportunities in Afghanistan, and to follow the example of the Metallurgical Company of China and the China National Petroleum Corporation by investing in Afghanistan,” said Karzai.

The high-end international conference includes parallel discussion focusing on finance, energy, education, culture and tourism.

Initiated by the member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, the Forum has made significant achievements in cross-regional cooperation, investment and trade.

The 3-day event aims to promote economic exchanges between Asia and Europe.



Related Articles

Denmark tops the list of foreign aid donors

Denmark tops the Commitment to Development Index issued by the Center for Global Development. The Index ranks 27 of the

Shops being built on land taken back from illegal gunmen in Maimana

The Afghan government is building 27 shops on state-owned that was grabbed by illegal gunmen 16 years ago. The shops

Skate Park opens in Mazar-e-Sharif

Another skate park was opened in northern Mazar-e-Sharif city of Afghanistan by the Australian skateboarder Oliver Percovich. This was the

No comments

Write a comment
No Comments Yet! You can be first to comment this post!

Write a Comment

Your e-mail address will not be published.
Required fields are marked*

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload the CAPTCHA.