Monday 27 June, 2022
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Category Archives: Business

In a recent statement, the Taliban-led Da Afghanistan Bank stated that money trading and financial transactions through the Forex online application is illegal. Da Afghanistan Bank, in a statement issued on Sunday, June 26th, announced...

Wang Yu, the Chinese ambassador to Afghanistan, in a meeting with Amir Khan Muttaqi, the Taliban’s Foreign Minister, stated that the Chinese embassy is preparing to begin issuing Chinese visa to Afghan businessmen. According to the...

A currency dealer counting Rs1,000 notes while a stack of $100 is placed (Photo: Social Media) ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – Pakistan received a $2.3 billion Chinese consortium loan that will help stabilize its fast-depleting foreign reserves,...

By Arif Ahmadi on Jun 25th, 2022

The ancient Buddhist settlement of Mes Aynak, about 40 kilometers from Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan, is in danger of disappearing forever due to an exploiting Chinese consortium’s extraction of one of the greatest copper resources...

An anonymous bidder paid a record-breaking $19 million for a private steak lunch with legendary investor Warren Buffett. The sale was part of the 21st annual auction for a lunch with Buffett, produced in collaboration with eBay and the...

By Mehr Ali on Jun 22nd, 2022

A huge fire in Pol-e-Charkhi’s industrial park in Afghanistan’s capital, Kabul, at a longtime printing business called Baheer Group of Companies lasted for almost two days. The printing Baheer Group of Companies’ employees told...

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says additional measures will be needed to bring Pakistan’s budget for fiscal year 2022-23 in line with the key objectives, according to source, after the country unveiled...

By Arif Ahmadi on Jun 17th, 2022

FILE: Officials of Turkmenistan (left), Afghanistan, Pakistan, and India respectively are the involved nations in TAPI pipeline project. KABUL, Afghanistan – The practical work on the TAPI Pipeline project will resume within four months, according to Afghan official, weeks after the involved countries showed interest in retaking the project for...

In less than three months, food prices in Afghanistan have soared more than double. A sack of flour is now priced at 2,800 to 3,000 Afghanis, while previously, it was sold at 1,400 Afghanis, according to a number of Kabul locals. According...

Executives of construction and logistical firms have demanded that the Taliban pay for the projects. Many of these construction projects were contracted and built by the previous administration, while others were discontinued once the...

Kabul and Uzbekistan officials held a virtual meeting Thursday, discussing the “finalization of the railway plan” between the two countries, Thursday, May 12, 2022. (PHOTO: MoFA spokesman) Kabul, Afghanistan – Kabul and Uzbekistan...

NEW DELHI, India – India and Uzbekistan bid to leverage Chabahar port for regional trade and transit, according to sources, agreeing to exploit the full potential of the oceanic facilities. The decision was made during the 15th round...

ISLAMABAD: In April, inflation reached 13.4%, the highest level since January 2020, placing the new government in a difficult position at a time when it had already agreed with the International Monetary Fund to hike fuel prices in order...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 5th, 2022

The European Union (EU) is proposing to add five pacts to strengthen the scheme’s social, labor, environmental, and climatic components, as the current framework expires at the end of 2023, in order to tighten sanctions on Pakistan’s...

Elon Musk sold roughly $8.4 billion worth of Tesla shares in the days following his bid to take Twitter private. The Tesla and SpaceX CEO offloaded about 4.4 million shares of his electric vehicle company in trades on Tuesday and Wednesday....

By Mehr Ali on Apr 30th, 2022