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Kabul Ring Road significant for economic growth: President Ashraf Ghani

President Ashraf Ghani discussed the construction of Kabul Ring Road in a meeting on Saturday attended by Ministers for Urban Development, Public Works and Transport Ministries, former Director General of National Direcotate of Security Amrullah Saleh, Comamnder of Kabul Garrisor

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Road connecting Farah and Iran to be built in three years

The contract for construction of 32 kilometers of the Lash Jaween road in Farah province will be awarded to a private company, announced Afghan Ministry of Public Works on Saturday. The first part of the road which connects the center

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Second phase of the Bamyan-Wardak road construction begins

Work on the second phase of the Bamyan-Wardak highway has begun and is expected to be completed in a year, said Public Works officials. The project involves construction of a 500m long tunnel, bridges, culverts, protection walls and galleries along

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Execution of 7 projects by WFP in Sar-e-Pul province

Officials of the Rural Rehabilitation and Development Department of Sar-e-Pul announced the completion of seven projects funded by the World Food Program in Balkhaab District of Sar-e-Pul province. Head of the Department Eng. Ahmad Javed said the projects included reconstruction

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Asphalting of the main road in Zone II of Kapisa inaugurated

The asphalting work on the road from Sayad to Jamal Agha in Zone II of Kapisa province was inaugurated today in the presence of Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development, a number of the members of the parliament, the provincial

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Reconstruction project of the Khenjan-Bano road handed in to an Afghan company

Ministry of Public Affairs reports that the reconstruction of the Khenjan-Bano road in Baghlan province would begin in March of next year. The 38km road connects the district of Bano with Khenjan. Speaking at a meeting on finalizing the contract

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Bamyan’s governor Habiba Surabi speaks of her achievements

In an exclusive interview with the Pajhwok Afghan News, Habiba Surabi reflected on some of her achievements as the governor of the central Bamyan province. Ms. Surabi has been serving as the governor of Bammyan for the past eight years.

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Residents protest wanting Herat-Maidan road paved

Dozens of residents of Herat, Ghor, Daikundi, Bamyan and Maidan Wardak protested in front of the national assembly, demanding the government to pave the Herat-Maidan highway as soon as possible. The 700km highway starts from Herat and passes through Bamyan,

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Reconstruction of a 14-km road in Jawzjan

Local officials of northern Jawzjan province reported about the reconstruction of the road in Khwaja Do-Koh District. Jawzjan Deputy Governor Faqir Mohammad Jawzjani said the graveling of the road has been completed at a cost of USD 300,000. He added

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Residents complain about the quality of the newly built road in Helmand

Residents and officials complained that the 22km road linking Lashkargah with Nawa district in southern Helmand province is constructed with using substandard materials. Costing USD 7.5mn, the road is funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). Director

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Ministry of Transport’s objection to Afghanistan's transportation problems

Minister of Transport and Aviation Daud Ali Najfi strictly objected the transportation system in Afghanistan for its non-standard roads. “The efforts of the Ministry of Transport in the last ten years have been worthwhile; however, the problems of the road

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Ministry of Transport’s objection to Afghanistan’s transportation problems

Minister of Transport and Aviation Daud Ali Najfi strictly objected the transportation system in Afghanistan for its non-standard roads. “The efforts of the Ministry of Transport in the last ten years have been worthwhile; however, the problems of the road

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New Salang Requires USD 1bn

Minister of Public Affairs Najibullah Awzhan told in a press conference that the reconstruction of new Salang requires USD 1bn, though the exact amount needed is not yet calculated. Mr. Awzhan said the Ministry has so far held 50 meetings

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Bad roads hit Kunduz farmers’ income

Badly bombed-out roads have become a bane to local farmers in Gul Tepa, who gripe over loss of income due to difficulties in transporting fragile agri crops to nearby markets. Gul Tepa, capital of the northern Kunduz, once a Taliban

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