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Development projects completed in Jawzjan, Nangarhar provinces

The National Solidarity Program (NSP) of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) have completed dozens of development projects in Jawzjan and Nangarhar provinces. According to NSP Provincial Manager in Jawzjan province, the 26 projects include the construction of

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India to establish a carpet weaving industry in Jawzjan

A carpet-weaving center is soon going to established in northern Jawzjan province with financial support from the Indian government. This comes as the province has faced a 50% slump in its carpet sales and carpet weavers have complained about the

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Work on oil refinery in Jawzjan to initiate in May

The design of the oil refinery in Jawzjan province has been finalized and practical work on the mega project is expected to be initiated in May. Funded by the Chinese National Petroleum Company (CNPC), the USD 1.3bn oil refinery is

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First bus station opened in Sheberghan city

Sheberghan city’s first bus station was inaugurated today after 5 months of construction work. The facility is funded by Regional Afghan Municipalities Program for Urban Populations (RAMP UP). “The project consists of two phases. The first phase is completed and

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Afghan Counter Narcotics Ministry funds construction of a modern school in a village

The foundation stone of a school in Khanqah district of Jawzjan province was laid on Wednesday. Built in Kaltah Shaakh village, the school costs 19 million AFN and is funded by the Ministry of Counter Narcotics. “The two-story building consists

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Solar power lights up Shiberghan’s streets

As many as 481 solar panels have been installed in Shiberghan, the capital of northern Jawzjan province. The streetlight project, costing more than 24mn AFN, is funded by the city’s municipality. Mayor Mohammad Hussain Saleh said 50 more solar power

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Solar power lights up Shiberghan's streets

As many as 481 solar panels have been installed in Shiberghan, the capital of northern Jawzjan province. The streetlight project, costing more than 24mn AFN, is funded by the city’s municipality. Mayor Mohammad Hussain Saleh said 50 more solar power

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Modern bus station to be established in Sheberghan

A modern bus station is to be built in Sheberghan city of Jawzjan province. This comes amid complaints from residents about the absence of a bus station in the city. Consisting of a canopy, 12 small shops, a restaurant, modern

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Two major gas projects to be established in Sheberghan

Work on the implementation of two major gas projects worth USD 57mn has begun in Sheberghan, capital city of Jawzjan. The projects include extension of a 94km new gas pipeline between Sheberghan and Mazar-e-Sharif along with the installation of a

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Afghan female governor wants to bring a change

Saira Shakeeb Sadat wants to bring change to Khwaja Dukoh, her district in northern Jawzjan Province. This place, though isolated, was always blessed with peace and security; however, the isolation did mean the aid money did not make its way

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New building for statistics department inaugurated in Jawzjan

A new building for the statistics department in the first district of Sherberghan city in Jawzjan has been inaugurated. According to Eng. Qiyamudin Qiyam, the building is completed in 6 months at a cost of 4mn AFN. Situated in the

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Jawzjan’s representative abstains from the parliament until the demands of his people are met

Dr. Inayatullah Farahmand, Representative of Jawzjan, has been absent in the Parliament since the past week and has said he would continue to abstain until the problems of his people in Jawzjan are solved. According to Dr. Farahmand, the government

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Installation of solar streetlights in Shiberghan

Installation of solar energy streetlights in Shiberghan, the capital of northern Jawzjan province, was executed on Sunday. According to the city’s Mayor Mohammad Hussain Saleh, 481 poles would be erected along road that will benefit thousands of shopkeepers. A number

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Afghanistan must tackle corruption to entice investors

A senior American official, Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs Robert Blake, urged the Afghan government to open up its economies to woo foreign-direct investments from the US by ensuring good governance devoid of corruption. As the US

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Afghan women interested in cultivation of saffron in Jawzjan province

Lately, dozens of residents in the district of Aaqcha and city of Sheberghan, who have been provided with the opportunity of learning about the cultivation of saffron, have begun practical work on the cultivation and fostering of saffron. Officials say

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Jawzjan Electricity Problem to be solved soon

The power extension project from Turkmenistan to northern Afghanistan will benefit half million resident of Jawzjan province. The project would a 400km area of Turkmenistan and 46km in the Andkhoi district of Faryab province, with 800 Mw power substation to

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$30m road projects being executed in Jawzjan

The Public Works Ministry will execute road projects worth $30 million (1.5 billion afs) this year in northern Jawzjan province, an official said on Saturday. Public Works Minister Eng. Najibullah Awjan during his visit to northern Faryab province said the

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Power Network in Jawzjan

A mega power network with power pylons carrying 500 megawatts of electricity is being established in northern Jawzjan province. The project is supported by Turkmenistan and Turkey. Initial work on the $390 million project had already been completed, he said.

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