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Thursday, 09 January 2020 06:34

Meeting Discusses Road Nomination Plan

Thursday, January 09, 2020
Kabul (BNA) Chaired by Minister of Information and Culture, Ms. Hasina Safi a meeting of Road Nomination Commission was held to discuss a plan on naming roads and squares in the country, Bakhtar News Agency reported the other day.
The draft plan provided in four chapter and 28 articles was discussed by the meeting participants at the ministry’s office, said the agency.
The commission members shared their visions and suggestions and spoke about the provisions of the draft plan, according to the agency.


Thursday, January 9, 2020
Kabul (BNA) Afghanistan’s Ministry of Industry and Commerce has announced that 11,087 metric tons of the country’s products have been exported to the world since the air-corridors establishment.
“Since the inauguration of air-corridor program, we have exported 11,087 MTs of goods via 1,111 flights valued 238 million dollars to the world”, Ajmal Ahmady, Minister of Industry and Commerce has tweeted.
According to Ahmady, 5,376 metric tons of Afghanistan goods, valued 130 million dollars have been exported through 855 flights in the year 2019.
A statement published by the Ministry of Industry and Commerce said the air-corridor has caused a 33% increase in Afghanistan’s export. Afghanistan air-corridor program was launched 3 years ago through which Afghan exporters and businessmen can export products to the world.
Products exported through the air-corridor program include Afghan saffron, fresh fruits, dry fruits, handicrafts, carpets, vegetables, herbal medicines and Karakuls. Afghanistan has business cooperation with European countries, Central Asia, China, India and the Middle East through the air-corridor program.

Thursday, January 09, 2020
Kabul (BNA) Ambassador of state of Qatar to Kabul Saeed Mubarak al Khayarin made a courtesy call on Hamdullah, Mohib National Security Advisor of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, a statement from NSA press office said yesterday. National Security Advisor congratulated the Ambassador on his appointment in Kabul and assured him of Afghan Government’s support, the statement added. He added that Afghanistan hopes the current peace process will head for a positive direction and result in ending all conflicts in the country. Qatar’s Ambassador expressed happiness over his appointment in Kabul and reaffirmed his country’s commitment to supporting the peace process in Afghanistan, according to the statement.

Thursday, 09 January 2020 06:33

Drinking Water Provides for Hundreds Families

Thursday, January 09, 2020
Faizabad (BNA) Drinking water provided for hundreds families in Baharak District, Badakhshan province yesterday.
Abdul Wahid Taibi head of migrant and returnees affairs of Badakhshan told BNA, United Nation Office for Refugees provides drinking water through the creation of water storage and suction to 850,000 displaced families in Bahark District, Badakhshan province.
He added that the families had been displaced from Yamgan, Jorm and Wardoj districts in Dasht-e-Frakh region, Baharak District for three years and were facing a shortage of potable water.
T. Yarzada


Thursday, 09 January 2020 06:33

25 Taliban Joined Government in Ghor

Thursday, January 9, 2020
Ferozkoih (BNA) Twenty-five Taliban rebels were joined government in Ghor yesterday.
Abdul Maroof Ramish spokesman for Ghor security commandment told BNA, the militias led by Mohsen Khan one of Taliban local commanders in Kamang region, Shahrak district of that province were joined to government.
Meanwhile, 69 Taliban also surrendered in Shahrak District, Ghor province two days ago and joined the government.
T. Yarzada

Thursday, January 09, 2020
Faizabad (BNA)  A worker lost his life and six others have been injured in avalanche in Badakhshan yesterday.
Syeed Abdullah Homayoon Dehqan anti-disaster head of Badakhshan told BNA, as a result of heavy avalanche in Wakhnidew village, Raghistan District, a worker of gold finder was lost his life and six others have been injured.
The area is under Taliban occupation, he added.
T. Yarzada


Thursday, January 9, 2020
Kabul (BNA)  The national defense ministry reported from killing of 16 armed oppositions in clearing operations conducted by defense forces in various parts of the country.
National defense ministry press office told BNA, the security and defense forces in the last 24 hours conducting joined offensive operations in Faryab, Helmand, Herat and Kandahar provinces, killed 16 armed oppositions and injured two others.
T. Yarzada

Thursday, 09 January 2020 06:32

Taliban Motorcyclists Killed in Kandahar Clash

Thursday, January 9, 2020
Kandahar (BNA)  Five Taliban motorcyclists were killed in a clash by security troops in Kandahar last night.
The Taliban were suppressed in Maiwand District, while terrorist activities.
Atal army corps in south of the country with releasing a statement told BNA, five terrorists were killed in the clash.
Likewise, a series of explosions were prevented in Kandahar province.
Police of Kandahar discovered six mines from suburb and several districts of Kandahar and prevented from a series of explosions.
T. Yarzada

Thursday, 09 January 2020 06:31

Armed Terrorists Killed in Ghor Raid

Thursday, January 9, 2020
Ferozkoh (BNA) Eight armed terrorists were killed in an air raid in Ghor yesterday.
Zafar army corps in west of the country with releasing a statement told BNA, a hideout of the terrorist with all war equipment was also destroyed.
Likewise, police of Ghor with discovering of 12 mines from busy roads of the province prevented from a series of explosions.
Police officials of the province blamed Taliban for the bombing.
T. Yarzada

Friday January 3, 2020
Kabul (BNA) A special capacity building program for Afghanistan Central Civil Registration Authority (ACCRA) was organized by the Registrar General & Census Commissioner, India and Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). The program was conducted from December 23-30, 2019 in New Delhi followed by a field visit to Chandigarh. Afghan officials also visited UIDAI’s premises to study India’s AADHAAR initiative in detail.
2. The program elements included study of system of registration of citizen’s births and deaths, vital statistics and indicators system and AADHAAR. The participants were also given hands on experience with a live demonstration of the software and the processes of registration of birth and deaths; and explained methodology of census enumeration.
3. Afghan participants thanked India for the arranging the course that would contribute to their efforts for better implementation plans for creating a framework of population register.
4. Earlier, from November 13-17, 2019, a capacity building program was organized for officials from National Statistics and Information Authority, Afghanistan by FRRO New Delhi to help streamline their immigration procedures.
5. India remains of the most popular development and capacity building partner in Afghanistan and has a wide array of training and scholarship program for Afghans including under its ITEC. More than 3500 Afghans nationals benefit from the same.


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