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Private Companies Can Withdraw Up To $25,000 From Their Bank Accounts A Month

Da Afghanistan Bank (Central Bank of Afghanistan) announced that all private companies in the country can withdraw up to $25,000 or the equivalent in Afghani from their bank accounts once in a month. However, after the fall of Afghanistan to

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Closure of Banks & Kabul’s Financial Market, Sarai Shahzada, Will Lead to Serious Economic Crisis

Nearly two weeks have passed since the closure of the banks and Sarai Shahzada, Kabul’s larget financial market, but so far there is no news of the reopening of these places. According to economists, this will increase the economic problems

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Pakistan Reopens Chaman-Spin Boldak Crossing

The Afghan-Pak transit and trade activities have resumed as Pakistan reopens the Chaman-Spin Boldak crossing. Pakistan had sealed the crossing following Taliban’s capture of Spin Boldak and Wesh districts of southern Kandahar provinceo on the second week of July 2021.

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Afghanistan Receives Its First Batch of New Banknotes from Poland

The Polish Embassy in India announced that it had handed over the first batch of new banknotes to the Afghan government last week. In a statement, the Polich Embassy said that the banknotes are produced with new technology and anti-pollution

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First Rice Processing & Packaging Factory Opens in Laghman

The Afghan Ministry of Commerce and Industry announced the opening of the first rice processing and packaging factory in Laghman province. The factory has the capacity to process and package 75 tonnes of rice in 24 hours. According to the

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Analysis of Issuing Multiple Tax Identification Numbers (TIN) in Afghanistan

Tax Identification Numbers have different names in different countries around the world (for example, in the UK, it is known as Unique Taxpayer Reference (UTR). However, it is considered international best practice that a tax resident in any country should

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Afghanistan, Czech & Slovakia Establish a Joint Chamber of Commerce

Afghan Ambassador to Czech Republic Shahzad Aryubi said a join chamber of commerce has been established with Czech and Slovakia republics. This is part of the Afghan government’s efforts to strengthen economic ties with other countries, said Aryubi in phone

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Banking Data Row Could Cost Afghanistan $200mn Aid from World Bank

The World Bank has threatened to halt $200 million worth of aid to Afghanistan if Da Afghanistan Bank, the nation’s central bank, withholds banking data. According to sources, the World Bank has stated the issues in a letter dated Nov

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Institutional Entrepreneurship in Afghanistan: How Afghan Merchants and Afghan Judges Negotiate Innovative Financing Solutions

By Haroun RahimiFormal institutions in Afghanistan have failed to offer credit in a way that works for the Afghan context. As a result, only a small percentage of Afghan merchants use bank loans. Despite the failure of formal institutions, Afghan

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Reconstructed Road to Benefit 22,000 Citizens in Samangan

Provincial officials of Samangan province and representatives of the Afghan-German Cooperation inaugurated a reconstructed 3.8-kilometre long road on Thursday. The asphalt road connects Aybak city to Dara-e Zhowandon village and with the Mazar-e Sharif to Kabul Highway. More than 22,000

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Afghan Exports Down By 65% Over the Past Three Months

Afghanistan’s exports to international markets have declined by 65% over the past three months due to the pandemic. The country’s exports had shown a 4% increase in the first three months of the year and had reached around $143 million,

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Afghanistan Drops to 173 Rank from 167 in Doing Business Index

Afghanistan is ranked 173 in in the World Bank’s “Doing Business Report for 2019: Training for Reform”.  Scoring 44.1, Afghanistan’s position has dropped by six points in this year’s index of doing business against last year. According to the report,

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13th Annual Business Matchmaking Conference held in D.C.

The 13th Annual Business Matchmaking Conference was organized by the Afghan-American Chamber of Commerce (AACC) from April 24-26, 2018 in Washington DC.  President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani addressed the conference in a video message followed by a number of addresses including

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China extending CPEC to Afghanistan

The Asian Competitiveness Annual Report 2018 released on Sunday on the sidelines of China’s Boao Forum for Asia (BFA) annual conference said the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is being extended to Afghanistan. CPEC is the flagship project of China’s ambitious

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President Ghani approves National Export Strategy

Afghanistan’s High Economic Council (HEC), chaired by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, on 3 April endorsed a National Export Strategy (NES), which aims at growing the country’s exports in the short, medium and long term. This follows its previous approval by

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Afghanistan & Iran trade $2.48bn worth of goods in 11 months

According to a latest report, Afghanistan and Iran traded USD  5.32mn tons of non-oil commodities worth 2.48bn in the past 11 months. The Financial Tribute reported Iran imported 22,673 tons of goods worth USD 18.71mn during the period till Feb

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Afghan government signs $383mn National Fiber Network investment licensing contract

The investment licensing contract worth USD 383mn for the National Fiber Optic Network was signed on Sunday at the High Economic Council meeting chaired by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani. The contract was signed between the Afghan Telecom Regulatory Authority (ATRA),

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First phase of Chabahar port connecting Afghanistan, Iran and India inaugurated

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani inaugurated the first phase of the Chabahar port on the Gulf of Oman on Sunday. Situated on the Gulf of Oman in the Sistan-Balochistan province of Iran, the port will open a new trading routes connecting

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Afghanistan eyes greater participation in regional trade

Afghan government officials and business leaders have advanced two plans that, once finalized, should help the country increase trade – a time-proven method, when applied effectively, for creating jobs and reducing poverty. The country’s proposed National Export Strategy surmounted two

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Leaders from 40 countries to discuss Afghanistan’s economic development in Turkmenistan

The Seventh Regional Economic Cooperation Conference (RECCA VII) ministerial meeting is scheduled on November 14-15, 2017 in Ashgabat-Turkmenistan. Political and business leaders from 40 countries are going to discuss economic cooperation and ways of attracting private investment to Afghanistan. Organized

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Afghan government to distribute 500 tons of saffron bulbs to farmers

The Afghan Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock will distribute 500 tons of saffron bulbs one month ahead of the planting season to help farmers cultivate 3,000 acres of saffron in the country. The country’s saffron is exported to Arab

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Afghanistan Business Summit launches to present a stronger, ethical face of private sector

A mega gathering of Afghanistan’s elite private sector firms, namely Afghanistan Business Summit,  was launched on August 1 to showcase success stories of the business sector, share future investment opportunities, and encourage collaboration of the private sector with the government

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Leading Afghan female entrepreneur Kamela Sediqi appointed as Deputy Minister of Commerce

Kamela Sediqi, a leading Afghan female entrepreneur, is appointed as the new deputy minister of Commerce. Abdul Salam Rahimi, Director-General of Administrative Office of the President, introduced Sediqi and expressed hope that her appointment would result in positive changes in

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Afghanistan steps up work to strengthen export sector

Afghan industry leaders, small business owners and public sector representatives on 18 May met in Mazar-e-Sharif to explore provincial trade challenges and solutions that can feed into the ongoing design of the country’s National Export Strategy (NES). A National Export

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Afghan-India air cargo routes to start in two months

Draft plans for the Kabul-Delhi route and the Kandahar-Amritsar route have been prepared and the routes will start within two months, announced Afghan Ministry of Commerce and Industry (MoCI) on Tuesday. This comes as Afghanistan’s peak export season of fresh

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