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Kabul to have its first metro bus system

Kabul municipality unveiled the city’s first metro bus system– the first major urban public transportation scheme in the country– on Thursday. The first phase of the project, running from Sarai Shamali to Baraki Square, will be operational in 2018. According

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Kabul’s newly-reconstructed roads inaugurated

Acting Mayor Abdul Ahad Wahid inaugurated the newly-reconstructed roads in capital Kabul on Monday. Funded by the World Bank, the roads measuring three kilometers were reconstructed at a cost of USD 1.7mn. The two-kilometer road was constructed from Masood Square

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Kabul traffic, who is at fault?

The chaotic roads of Kabul have left many in despair. The traffic jam has become a never-ending challenge that neither the authorities nor the residents of the city can resolve. The vendors, carters, porters working on pathways and sidewalks only

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Dilapidated road a nuisance for Rahman Mina residents in Kabul city

Residents of Rahman Mina of Kabul city have accused the Municipality of failing to fulfill its promises of construction the main road in the area. A 4-km road in the area connects the Bagrami districts of Kabul with Logar province.

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Mafia hindering development projects in Kabul city-Mayor alleges

Kabul Mayor Mohammad Nawandesh alleged that a group of mafia were involved in impeding the execution of development projects in the capital city of Kabul. The statement was made at a ceremony marking the resumption of work on a 4.5km

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Kabul Municipality begins asphalting work of Chehlsitoon Road

Work on the asphalting of Chehlsitton Road—a 3.3km road from Baagh Chehlsitton in District 7 of Kabul city to Bagh-e-Babur—has official begun. This comes as the residents of the area had repeatedly complained about the delay in the reconstruction of

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Reconstruction of Proje Awal Taimani road in the 4th district of Kabul begins

The 8.3km road in district four of Kabul city is going to be reconstructed, said Kabul Municipality officials. Kabul city’s Municipal Mohammad Younus Nawandish said the 67mn AFN project is funded by the Municipality and local residents. According to Mr.

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Kabul streets get overdue facelift

By Pamela Constable The Washington Post KABUL — On an ordinary weekday, the streets of Kabul are choked with traffic, fetid with clogged drains and crammed with carts displaying potatoes or used sweaters. Shoppers, school children and commuters on bicycles

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Kabul residents complain about the poor conditions of the roads

Residents from various regions of Kabul city have complained about the poor conditions of the roads in the city. The residents said that Kabul Municipality has not paid much attention to the conditions of the roads since the past few

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Doshi-Pulkhumri Road to be reconstructed

Ministry of Public Works signed the USD 17.8mn contract of the reconstruction of Doshi-Pulkhurmi road with Nabizada Wardak Construction Company. Public works minister Najibullah Awzhan, speaking at the signing ceremony, said the 51.9km road is funded by the Islamic Develop

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Kabul Metropolitan Area’s Inaugural Project

The Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) and the Dehsabz-Barikab City Development Authority (DCDA) signed the project of constructing a 12 km road, as part of the promotion of Kabul Metropolitan Area. The project includes constructing sections of the arterial and

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JICA’s Precondition for Construction Projects of New Kabul City

JICA calls on the government to take charge of expropriation of private lands where new projects are to be implemented, as part of developing the Kabul Metropolitan Area. Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) says that that their financial assistance for

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