Afghanistan’s lower house approves President Karzai’s salary and expenses amount
As per the law, a monthly salary of 960,000 AFN is allocated for President Hamid Karzai.
The law also specifies the monthly salaries of Vice Presidents, Cabinet members, Chief Justice, members of the National Council, Attorney General, and a number of other government officials.
Despite criticism from some of the representatives, the law was agreed upon by the majority of the members of the lower house.
Afghanistan’s leading province in saffron cultivation, Herat, is currently hosting a 3-day conference on saffron cultivation. The conference is attended
Blockades due to dilapidated conditions of the roads have jacked up prices of food items in Faizabad, capital of Badakhshan.
The Afghan government has decided to merge the Afghanistan Investment Support Agency (AISA) into the Ministry of Commerce and Industry