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Kabul: Afghanistan's Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB) said on Wednesday that it has put in auction 12 million US dollars as part of efforts to keep the local currency afghani stable. more
Afghanistan: World Bank provides $150 million lifeline to stem rural hunger

New York: A critical $150 million dollar lifeline for rural families in Afghanistan was announced by the World Bank on Monday, part of an overall package of $195 million, for critical liv ...

Trade between Afghanistan, Central Asian nations increases amid decline in business with Pakistan: Reports

Kabul: Data provided by the Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Investment (ACCI) has shown trade volume between Afghanistan and three Central Asian republics – Tajikistan, Uzbekist ...

Afghanistan: Businesses in Kandahar planning to move to Iran, Pakistan

Kandahar, Afghanistan: Kandahar’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said factory owners, who are currently operating from Afghanistan, are planning to move their business operati ...

Afghanistan economy in ‘freefall’, threatening to take entire population with it

New York: Afghanistan’s economy is in “free fall”, the UN Emergency Relief Coordinator told a special meeting on Sunday, warning that if decisive and compassionate actio ...

Urgent measures needed to restore Afghanistan's chaotic financial system, says UN

Kabul/UNI/Sputnik: The problem of financial and bank payment systems in Afghanistan, which are currently "in disarray", must be resolved quickly to minimise negative impacts on ...

Afghanistan’s farmers, herders desperate for seed, food and cash

Kabul: “Catastrophic and famine-like conditions” hang over Afghanistan’s farmers and herders, whose needs continue to worsen with the onset of winter, UN humanitarians s ...

China-Afghanistan resumes trade despite no rush in recognizing Taliban govt

China and Afghanistan, a country now ruled by Taliban forces, seem to be resuming trade relationships and it is evident after the arrival of 45 tonnes of Afghan pine nuts at Shanghai&rsqu ...

$667 million funding call to help Afghans through economic crisis

New Yrok: Afghanistan’s economy is imploding, with all but three per cent of households expected to fall below the poverty line in coming months, the UN said on Thursday.

Taliban rule: IMF predicting 30 pct shrink in Afghanistan’s economy

The International Monetary Fund has said in its  latest regional economic report that the gross domestic products of Afghanistan could see a 30 percent contraction after the Taliban ...