A key member of the leadership of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan and head of the Haqqani network, Khalilurahman Haqqani asked the investors and businessmen to further increase their business activities in Afghanistan.

Haqqani said that the situation now is the most secure and suitable than ever in Afghanistan when it comes to investment and business.

He had arranged a gathering with the tribal elders of different ethnic groups in Kabul to ask for their support to the IEA.

Officials of the IEA also said that they have halved the tax on food ingredients and have also dramatically decreased the tax on other exports and imports of the Afghan traders.

They fully assured the Afghan businessmen and investors of their security and asked them to invest inside the country to help the economy of Afghanistan grow.

Meanwhile, the de facto leader of IEA Mullah Baradar has said that they will pave the ground for major economic projects so that they work for the betterment of the lives of people.

Earlier, the acting minister of information and culture and spokesperson of the Taliban Zabiullah Mujahid had said that they are looking forward to seeing major economic projects of China implemented in Afghanistan as the country is willing to.


  • Najibullah Lalzoy is a journalist and editor at Khaama Press. He has a BA degree in journalism.