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Kunduz’s transport revenue goes up despite insecurity

The transport department of northern Kunduz province has collected 11.8mn Afn in revenue this year which surpasses last year’s revenue target. The provincial capital Kunduz City has seen repeated bouts of heavy fighting recently. It fell briefly to the Taliban

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Kunduz’s main bridge destroyed by Taliban soon to be reconstructed

Afghan Ministry of Defense has informed that reconstruction work of Alchin bridge, the main bridge connecting the northern provinces with the Sher Khan port in northern Afghanistan, has kicked off. The bridge was completely destroyed by the Taliban militants in

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New education facilities open in Kunduz

The Afghan-German cooperation handed over three newly constructed buildings to the local government in Kunduz province: two schools in Dashti Archi and Chardara districts, and a new teacher training college in Imam-Sahib district. Built at a total cost of about

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4 schools, a teacher training center and a hospital inaugurated in Kunduz

As part of its stabilization program for northern Afghanistan, the Afghan-German Cooperation handed over six newly constructed buildings to local government in several districts of Kunduz province on Sunday. Four schools opened in Kunduz city and in the districts of

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28 NSP projects completed in Kunduz Province

With a cost of 41,966,000 AFN 22 projects of the National Solidarity Program of the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (NSP/MRRD) were recently completed in Khan Abad, Chahardara, Qala-e-Zal and Ali Abad districts of Kunduz province. According to the

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Kunduz department of community policing gets new office and library facilities from Germany and the Netherlands

Afghan and German government representatives officially inaugurated newly equipped facilities in the Police Headquarters (PHQ) Kunduz and the Community Policing, or Police-e-Mardumi Department in Kunduz City on Thursday. The facilities and equipment are a large conference room for use in

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Prolonged election process hurting mining industry in Kunduz

Mines and Petroleum department in Kunduz have reported a significant decline in the province’s mining revenue, with the figure dropping from 2.8mn AFN in 2013 to 900,000 AFN this year. Eng. Mirza Mohammad Sultani, director of the provincial Mines and

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Afghanistan and Germany open training institute for Community Development Council

New training facilities in Kunduz city provide proper learning environment for Community Development Council (CDC) members from four north-eastern provinces in Afghanistan. With training in basic and advanced subjects, CDC members will be able to improve their skills and fully

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Databases set up in Kunduz judicial offices

A database system has been set up in 13 judicial and investigation departments of Kunduz province in a bid to prevent corruption and negligence in investigating cases of criminals. Funded by the US government, the system is installed to facilitate

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Infrastructure projects to be implemented in 3 provinces

Under a contract signed between the Afghan Ministry of Public Works and the World Bank, infrastructure projects would be implemented in 3 provinces. The projects included a 60km road in Badakhshan, 48km road in Bamyan, 28km in Kunduz, a 68m

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Traders demand to extend the Afghan-Tajik railway line through Kunduz

Hundreds of traders, civil activists, youth and society elders in Kunduz protested, demanding the government to extend railway line through Kunduz province. This comes as the government has signed the contract for stretching the railway line to Tajikistan through the

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Development projects to be executed in Aliabad district of Kunduz

More than one thousand households will benefit from uplift projects in the next six months in Aliabad district of  Kunduz. The uplift projects include construction of a 7 meter long embankment, 1200 meter irrigation canal, 13 culverts, asphalting of 1

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Afghan Finance Minister to visit Tajikistan to confer on mega infra projects

Addressing a ceremony at the Sher Khan dry port, Afghan Finance Minister Hazrat Omar Zakhilwal said he would visit Tajikistan in the near future to discuss major infrastructure projects with Tajik leaders. The projects include railroad project and power transmission

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New building for the Tribal Affairs Department inaugurated in Kunduz

A new building for the Department of Borders and Tribal Affairs was inaugurated in northern Kunduz province. Funded by the Ministry of Borders and Tribal Affairs, the two-story structure is built at a cost of 11mn AFN. The structure consists

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Kunduz residents accuse officials of embezzling uplift funds

Residents of northern Kunduz province alleged that the uplift funds were executed to serve the interest of the National Solidarity Program officials and not to benefit the ordinary individuals. Head of the Khanabad district development council Zia-ul-Haq has denied the

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Construction of a Health Training Center in Mazar-e Sharif

On April 1st2013 a cornerstone ceremony of a new Health Training Centre for the Department of Public Health of Balkh Province took place in Mazar-e Sharif. The Minister of Public Health, H.E. Dr. Suraya Dalil, the provincial Deputy Governor of

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Construction of a Health Training Center in Mazar-e Sharif

On April 1st2013 a cornerstone ceremony of a new Health Training Centre for the Department of Public Health of Balkh Province took place in Mazar-e Sharif. The Minister of Public Health, H.E. Dr. Suraya Dalil, the provincial Deputy Governor of

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Construction of a Health Training Center in Mazar-e Sharif

On April 1st2013 a cornerstone ceremony of a new Health Training Centre for the Department of Public Health of Balkh Province took place in Mazar-e Sharif. The Minister of Public Health, H.E. Dr. Suraya Dalil, the provincial Deputy Governor of

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Construction of a Health Training Center in Mazar-e Sharif

On April 1st2013 a cornerstone ceremony of a new Health Training Centre for the Department of Public Health of Balkh Province took place in Mazar-e Sharif. The Minister of Public Health, H.E. Dr. Suraya Dalil, the provincial Deputy Governor of

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Civil Servants and Young Academics train to serve their Communities in Kunduz Province

On, March 31rd 2013, the second phase of a twelve month basic training for civil servants took off at the facilities of the Independent Administrative Reform and Civil Service Commission (IARCSC) in Kunduz Province. Head of the IARCSC, Mr Haji

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Improving Access to Justice for citizens in Kunduz Province

On Saturday, 16th March 2013, a new building for the Department of Huquq of the Afghan Ministry of Justice was inaugurated in Aliabad district with the support of the German and Dutch Govern-ments. The Dutch Minister for Foreign Trade and

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Government increases security measures on major highways leading to Mazar-e-Sharif

Police force in Baghlan and Samangan provinces has adopted security measures on the highways leading to Mazar-e-Sharif, where many Afghans travel for the celebration of Nawroz (New Year). Checkpoints in several parts of the highways have been set up. With

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SCA female teachers leave for training in Pakistan

A number of 16 female teachers and consultants of community based and model schools left for Karachi, Pakistan Tuesday, 19 February on a ten-day professional training and study visits to similar schools. Education programme of Swedish Committee for Afghanistan selected

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GIZ training Afghan jewelers

The German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ) has provided trainings to Afghan jewelers and carving industry in reaching the international standards of jewelry making and carving, processing precious stones from Afghanistan mines, standardizing methods of cutting, and using of small

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Joblessness or menial jobs for educated Kunduz graduates

More than 320 educated youths, including master, bachelor and bachelorette graduates, are jobless in the northern Kunduz province. Of them 180 are females. Despite the qualification, the graduates are not provided any job opportunities in the government departments or non-governmental

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