Economic
EU Provides 13.7M AFN Humanitarian Aid For Flash Flood Relief

EU Provides 13.7M AFN Humanitarian Aid For Flash Flood Relief

In response to a series of flash floods that swept across large parts of Afghanistan in late August, the European Union (EU) is providing €150,000 (around 13.7 million AFN) in humanitarian aid ...
15 September 20 - 13:56
Watchdog releases damning report on Afghan Cricket Board

Watchdog releases damning report on Afghan Cricket Board

Integrity Watch Afghanistan this week painted a grim picture of governance issues regarding the Afghan Cricket Board and said the organization lacks transparency, accountability and corruption ...
6 September 20 - 11:27
OPEC daily basket price stood at $46.27 a barrel Monday

OPEC daily basket price stood at $46.27 a barrel Monday

The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at US$46.27 a barrel on Monday, 31st August, compared with US$45.33 the previous Friday, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations.
1 September 20 - 14:06
Gold rises to two-week high as dollar stumbles

Gold rises to two-week high as dollar stumbles

Gold prices rose on Tuesday to their highest level in nearly two weeks, as the dollar slipped to multi-year lows on bets that US interest rates would stay lower for longer under the Federal ...
1 September 20 - 12:32
Kandahar Produces 290,000 Tons of Grapes This Year

Kandahar Produces 290,000 Tons of Grapes This Year

The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock said that Kandahar’s grape yields had increased this year, and they harvested around 290,000 metric tons this year.
24 August 20 - 12:30
IMF, Afghanistan reach preliminary agreement over Extended Credit Facility

IMF, Afghanistan reach preliminary agreement over Extended Credit Facility

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the Afghanistan authorities have reached a preliminary agreement on an economic reform program to be supported by a new three-and-half year US$364 million ...
15 August 20 - 09:39
African Telecom Giant MTN Exiting Afghanistan And Middle East

African Telecom Giant MTN Exiting Afghanistan And Middle East

South African mobile operator MTN Group is exiting Afghanistan and the Middle East, it said on Thursday.
6 August 20 - 14:08
Salaries Of 197 High-Ranking Officials, Employees Suspended Due To Non-Registration Of Assets

Salaries Of 197 High-Ranking Officials, Employees Suspended Due To Non-Registration Of Assets

The Assets Registry office has announced that the salaries and allowances of 197 high-ranking government officials and employees will be suspended due to the non-registration of their assets....
5 August 20 - 10:11
Air Arabia Abu Dhabi Announces Flights Kabul

Air Arabia Abu Dhabi Announces Flights Kabul

Air Arabia Abu Dhabi has revealed its newest flight location from the UAE capital to Kabul starting on Aug. 7.
4 August 20 - 11:32
Afghan central bank says prisoner involved in embezzlement case brought to the bank unexpectedly

Afghan central bank says prisoner involved in embezzlement case brought to the bank unexpectedly

Afghan central bank has said that Abdul Ghafar Dawi, who has been imprisoned for involvement in a 2010 loan fraud scandal at Kabul Bank, was brought to the bank by a lawmaker without a prior ...
29 July 20 - 12:24