Sunday 18 August, 2019
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The Taliban group has said the Kabul Administration would partake as a political side in intra-Afghan negotiations, not as a government.Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid in a statement said Sunday that the intra-Afghan negotiations...

By Khaama Press on Jul 28th, 2019

President runner Mohammad Haneef Atmar has said the incumbent government is a major threat to upcoming presidential elections and national unity of the country.Atmar made the remarks during a gathering of protesting presidential runners...

The National Procurement Commission chaired by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani approved eleven procurement contracts having a total value of 2.22 billion Afghanis. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said the latest NPC meeting was organized on Sunday evening during which 12 procurement matters were reviewed, out of which 11 contracts...

The draft budget for 1398 fiscal year was approved during the meeting of the cabinet chaired by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on Thursday morning. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said the cabinet meeting was organized in Charchinar Palace before noon time today. The statement further added that the acting minister of finance...

The National Procurement Commission approved contracts for eight new projects having a total value of 821 million Afghanis. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said the latest meeting of the National Procurement Commission was organized on Saturday evening and was chaired by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani. The statement further...

The High Peace Council and Ulemas (Religious Scholars) Council on Saturday urged the Taliban group and the Afghan government to declare ceasefire during the upcoming Eid Al-Adha. The High Peace Council Chairman Mohammad Karim Khalili said they expect that the two sides would declare a ceasefire for a longer period of time. This comes as some senior...

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani says the government is working on ceasefire with the Taliban group during Eid Al-Adha. Speaking during a meeting with the representatives of the registered political parties, President Ghani pointed towards the successful experience of the ceasefire with the Taliban during Eid Al-Fitr and said the government is working...

The Afghan government condemned the attack by Houthi militants targeting the Saudi Arabia oil tankers in Bab al-Mandeb Strait. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said the Government of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan calls the attack on Saudi oil tankers a ‘terrorist act’ and condemns it in strongest words. The statement...

The Office of the President, ARG palace, says the contracts for 11 major projects were reviewed the latest meeting of the National Procurement Commission. According to a statement released by ARG Palace, the NPC meeting was organized late on Sunday and was chaired by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani. The statement further added that the meeting reviewed...

The Afghan government has approved the contracts for 86 new projects having a total value of around 7.44 billion Afghanis. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, said the contracts were approved during the last meeting of the National Procurement Commission chaired by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani late on Monday. A statement by ARG Palace states...

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) have reportedly declared all armed groups as terrorists and urged the Taliban group to recognize the Afghan government and participate in political process through peaceful negotiations. Pakistan’s Daily Times newspaper reports that it has seen the invitation letter sent...

The Afghan government welcomed the announcement of a ceasefire by the Taliban group as the officials express hopes that the ceasefire would lead to the revival of peace talks. A Presidential spokesperson Haroon Chakhansuri told reporters that the government welcomes any move that leads to prevention of violence and bloodshed. He also expressed hopes...

The Afghan government is set to release at least 269 prisoners belonging to Hezb-e-Islami as per the peace accord signed in late 2016. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, said the decision to release more inmates of Hezb-e-Islami was taken during the meeting of the National Security Council chaired by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani. According...

The Afghan government declared its stance regarding the proposed merger of Federally Administered Tribal Areas and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, emphasizing that the issue must be resolved in the light of regional residents consensus. The office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said the Afghan government has repeatedly shared its concerns through...

The Afghan government declared full support to the declaration of the religious scholars issued at the end of the religious conference in Indonesia on Friday. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said the Afghan government welcomes the stance, clarification, and decision of the religious scholars declared by the Ulemas and urges the...