English | دری

President Karzai urges Turkey to enhance economic ties

in Afghan Business

President Karzai urges Turkey to enhance economic ties

yiildizDuring a meeting with Turkish Energy Minister Yildiz in Kabul, President Hamid Karzai urged him to expand economic ties with Afghanistan by bringing in Turkish investors into the fuel and gas resources of Afghanistan.

Also present at the meeting, Mines Minister Waheedullah Shahrani was directed to develop a framework based on the needs of Turkish firms interested in discovering Afghanistan’s gas and oil resources.

President Karzai remarked Turkey’s economic presence in Afghanistan as a mutual interest of both sides.

Meanwhile, Turkish Energy Minister Yildiz expressed his willingness to explore extraction opportunities in Afghanistan and bringing together technologies of the two countries.

Unearthing Afghanistan’s underground resources will help the Afghan nation maintain stability,” Yildiz said.

Shahrani said a number of Turkish firms had won tenders to explore oil in Sheberghan in northern Afghanistan and Turkey’s state-run oil company TPAO and the Afghan government had agreed to drill for oil on the Afghan-Tajik border.



Related Articles

Thousands of entrepreneurs from across Afghanistan flocked to the Access to Finance Exhibition

This year’s Access to Finance Exhibition attracted more than 3,500 members of the Afghan business community to showcase their businesses.

24yr-old Afghan woman wins the Best Woman Entrepreneur Award

Samira Kitman, 24, won this year’s “Best Woman Entrepreneur” award during a celebration for International Women’s Day at the Women’s

The Afghan education revolution and the role the media play

The Mediothek Media House in Mazar-e-Sharif hosted the fourth 2014-2015 Media Meeting on reporting education in the Afghan media. Teaching

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Your e-mail address will not be published.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.