Wednesday 28 September, 2022
Edition: ENG
The Khaama Press News Agency
Category Archives: Business

Photo: Reuters The Taliban Ministry of Commerce and Industry stated that an agreement was inked to purchase and import wheat, gas, and oil from Russia to Afghanistan. According to Abdul Salam Jawad Akhundzada, a spokesman for the Taliban Ministry...

FIEL: The Turkmenistan–Afghanistan–Pakistan–India Pipeline, also known as Trans-Afghanistan Pipeline, is a natural gas pipeline being developed by the Galkynysh – TAPI Pipeline Company Limited with participation of the Asian Development...

By Arif Ahmadi on Sep 27th, 2022

FILE: Pakistani rupee — the official currency of Pakistan since 1948 ISLAMABAD, Pakistan – Pakistan’s central bank said Sunday the Saudi Fund for Development will extend a $3 billion deposit currently placed in the bank’s...

By Arif Ahmadi on Sep 21st, 2022

Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s net worth has dropped by $70 billion so far this year, bumping him down from the third to 20th richest human in the world. At the start of 2022, the index states, Zuckerberg was worth $125 billion. However, Bloomberg...

By Mehr Ali on Sep 21st, 2022

The Taliban-run Central Bank of Afghanistan stated that an auction to sell $11 million will take place on Sunday. The Central Bank of the caretaker government of the Taliban has scheduled an auction for Sunday, September 18, to sell...

A man counts Afghan currency at a money exchange in Kabul on Dec. 20, 2021. MOHD RASFAN/AFP VIA GETTY IMAGES KABUL, Afghanistan – The Taliban’s foreign affairs ministry on Thursday condemned the United States’ decision to...

By Arif Ahmadi on Sep 17th, 2022

Mao Ning, a spokesperson for the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs. KABUL, Afghanistan – Following the establishment of a foundation for managing $3.5 billion in frozen Afghan funds, China called on the US government to fully release...

By Arif Ahmadi on Sep 17th, 2022

By: Mirza Ahmad Ebrahimi: The author is a PhD research scholar in India. Afghanistan is a landlocked country. For exports and imports at regional and international levels, Afghan businessmen have to cross one of the two neighboring countries...

In a report to the US Congress, the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) noted that since the Taliban assumed power in Afghanistan in August 2021, overall border traffic into and out of the country has declined...

Almost all major online shopping services in Afghanistan have closed down due to financial crisis since August 2021. A sudden collapse of Afghanistan administration last year and gap of a legitimate governance power in the country took...

The World Bank’s second survey of the private sector reflects that while many private firms in Afghanistan are trying to adjust to the new business environment, the majority still face significant challenges. In a press release...

Kabul, Afghanistan – The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum on Sunday said Afghanistan is looking for new markets to expands distribution of its coal, as India and China show interest in the product. Pakistan is the biggest buyer of Afghan...

The Deputy Prime Minister of the Taliban, Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, during a meeting with scholars, tribal elders, domestic investors, and local businessmen in Herat province, said that work on the TAPI project will soon begin in Herat...

FILE: Afghan Ministry of Finance building. KABUL, Afghanistan – Afghanistan owes $1.4 billion in debt to foreign countries and major financial institutions, according to officials, amid economic doenturn in the country.   A senior...

By Arif Ahmadi on Aug 31st, 2022

Taliban administration officials say that they have struck a deal with their counterparts in Moscow over business matters and the import of Russian oil and gas. Moscow is stepping up its relations with Afghanistan amid global unrest and...