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Afghanistan mining revenue reaches 6bn AFN

The Afghan Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP) has recorded over 6 billion Afghanis in revenue this year, showing a considerable increase over 2016. According to MoMP spokesperson Abdul Qadir Motafi, in 2016 the total revenue had reached 4.7 billion

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Afghanistan’s revenue up by 36% in the first six months of current fiscal year

 Afghan Finance Ministry has collected 31.5bn AFN through customs, 21bn AFN through taxes and 17.5bn through non-tax revenues in the past six months. According to the officials, this year’s revenue has amounted to over 70bn AFN, compared to last year’s

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Nimroz revenue reaches 3bn AFN in first quarter

The customs department of southwestern Nimroz province has recorded a revenue of nearly three billion Afghanis in the first quarter of the current solar year. The revenue has gone up by one billion AFN, indicating a 50% increase from last

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Ghazni collects 25% higher revenue compared to last year’s

The revenue department of southern Ghazni province has recorded a total revenue amount of 391mn AFN, which is 25% higher than last year’s returns. The revenue department head, Fida Mohammad Aziz, said last year Ghazni had collected 266mn AFN in

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Revenue of Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority increased by 11%

The Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority (ACAA) has recorded a total revenue of 3.571bn AFN, which is up by 11% from last year. Accepting to ACAA officials, 2.31bn of the revenue came from taxes on international flights crossing Afghanistan. The executive

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Farah revenue up by 65% in the current solar year

The revenue department of Farah has recorded a total revenue of 4.62bn AFN, showing a 65% increase over last year. The Afghan Finance Ministry had set a target of 3.407bn for the 1394 solar year for Farah, but the provincial

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Nangarhar’s revenue up by 15%

Nangarhar revenue department has recorded a total revenue of 13.3bn in 2015 financial year (between 22 December 2014 to 21 December 2015). According to the officials, the revenue has increased by 15%. Revenue department head Mohammad Alam Ishaqzai linked the

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Afghan mining contracts won by nepotism: study

According to a latest study by the Integrity Watch Afghanistan (IWA), Afghanistan’s mining contracts lack transparency and majority of the benefits from benefitting go to the pockets of high-ranking government officials, parliamentarians, powerful individuals and Taliban militants. The study claims

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Afghanistan’s domestic revenue surpasses the target

Afghanistan’s domestic revenue has increased by 18bn AFN from last year, announced officials of the Ministry of Finance. ” The Afghan government’s commitment to the international community was to collect 114bn AFN during the 2015 fiscal year, but fortunately we

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100bn Afghani worth of revenue collected in government’s treasury

The Finance Ministry’s treasury department has collected 99bn Afghanis in the last ten months. Finance Minister Eklil Hakimi made these remarks on Monday’s session of the Wolesi Jirga or Lower House of the Parliament on Monday. “The total revenue has

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Afghan government collects 7% more customs revenue this year

Afghan Ministry of Finance has collected 54.68bn AFN in customs revenue this year, which is up by 7% over last year’s earnings. The revenue stood at 51.98bn AFN during the first six months last year. The boost in revenue comes

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Afghan Finance Ministry looking at agriculture and mining sectors for revenue boost

The Afghan Ministry of Finance (MoF) has expressed optimism about progress in the mining and agricultural sectors to compensate for the loss of revenue in the first three months of this year’s fiscal year. According to the Ministry officials, collection

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Afghanistan’s internal revenue drops by 27%

Afghan Ministry of Finance (MoF) has again warned about the prolonged elections process lowering down the country’s internal revenue. According to MoF, the internal revenue of Afghanistan has dropped by over 27% in the first six months of this year.

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Vote count delay results in lower Afghan national revenue

The House of Representatives expressed concerns over the decline in the national revenue, fearing the government would not be able to pay the salaries of the government employees. “Economic problems are inevitable if our government does not tackle the national

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CASA-1000 to bring in USD 65mn in revenue to Afghanistan

Afghan Ministry of Energy and Water (MoE) official said implementation work of the CASA-1000 project would begin in 2015. Deputy Minister Eng. Ghulam Farooq Qazi said the project would generate USD 65mn in revenue to Afghanistan. “We expect revenue of

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Improved revenue collection system brings higher revenue to Nimroz custom

Nimroz has witnessed a significant increase during the first quarter of the ongoing financial year. In an exclusive interview with the Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN), Nimroz custom chief Mohammad Younus Sultani said improved banking system and revenue collection system have

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Baghlan municipality records USD 3mn deficit in its revenue

Revenue in the Municipality of Baghlan’s capital city, Pul-e-Khumri,  has decreased from last year’s USD 4mn to USD 3mn this year. Head of the Municipality, Noor Mohammad Nek Khwa, linked the unprecedented decline in revenue to the “unnecessary shuffle of

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Afghan Transport & Aviation Ministry collects over 4 billion AFN in revenue

The Afghan Ministry of Transportation and Aviation currently collected over 4 billion AFN in revenue during the current fiscal year, officials reported. Officials attributed digitalization of air space surveillance and standardization of revenue collection from air services to the boost

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Afghan Transport & Aviation Ministry collects over 4 billion AFN in revenue

The Afghan Ministry of Transportation and Aviation currently collected over 4 billion AFN in revenue during the current fiscal year, officials reported. Officials attributed digitalization of air space surveillance and standardization of revenue collection from air services to the boost

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Sher Khan Port revenue increases by 130mn AFN

Sher Khan Port, situated next to Panj River in northeastern Kunduz province near the border with Tajikistan, has generated 730mn AFN worth of revenue this solar year, showing a 130 million AFN increase from last year’s revenue. Addressing a news

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Kunduz municipality revenue increases by 30mn AFN

Kunduz municipality  has witnessed a 30mn increase in its revenue this fiscal year, officials reported on Thursday. The boost in revenue is linked to the growing capacity of municipality employees and enhanced security in the province. Kunduz Mayor Najibullah Amarkhail

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Increase in revenue of the Northern Coal Enterprise in Baghlan

Northern Coal Enterprise officials in Baghlan said their revenue has increased considerably from last year. Engineer Abdul Khaliq Tamim, Head of the Enterprise, said the Enterprise has sold a total of 845,103 tons of coal from coal mines in Dara

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Takhar revenue increases by 47mn AFN

Standing at 197mn AFN, the revenue of Takhar province has increased by 47mn AFN last Afghan calendar year (1391) that ended on March 21, 2013. In 1390, the revenue was 150mn AFN. The officials have linked the jump in revenue

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Afghan Finance Ministry appoints new top officials

Finance Minister Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal had proposed a reshuffle of top officials which have been approved by the President. The reshuffle includes changing of 34 senior officers. Former Chief of Pashtany Bank Gul Maqsood Sabi has been appointed as the

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Ministry of Communication’s revenue exceeds the government’s revenue

The revenue of the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology (MCIT) stood at USD 198mn in the last financial year, 10% more than the total revenue of the government. Speaking at the Annual Conference of Directors Ministry of communications and

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