English | دری

India, Afghanistan sign aid package worth $31mn

in Afghan Business

India, Afghanistan sign aid package worth $31mn

The Indian government has pledged to provide USD 31mn worth of aid package for the implementation of 108 new development projects in Afghanistan.

An agreement to that effect was signed between the Indian Ambassador to Afghanistan Manprett Vohra and different governmental institutions of Afghanistan in the presence of CEO Abdullah Abdullah on Tuesday.

According to Economy Minister Mustafa Mastoor the projects will be covering different sectors, including health, energy and power, higher education, agriculture, rural development and sports in 31 different provinces.

India has so far invested over USD 2bn in various reconstruction and infrastructure projects since the oust of the Taliban regime.

The construction of the Salma Dam, the new Afghan parliament building and Zaranj-Delaram highway are some of the well-recognized investments made by the Indian government.



Related Articles

Afghan government must standardize mining activities

The recent mining accident in Samagan was as a result of the non-standard mining activities that are carried out, said

Development of telecom sector is our top priority: President Ghani

President Ashraf Ghani said the development of Afghanistan’s telecommunication sector was the government’s top priority. In a meeting with directors

Why is Afghani Currency Falling?

The selling rate of US dollar is lingering between 76 and 77.30 in the past few days in Sarai-Shahzada money

No comments

Write a comment
No Comments Yet! You can be first to comment this post!

Write a Comment

Your e-mail address will not be published.
Required fields are marked*