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News Afghanistan » Economy: TAPI 'A Milestone' In The Country's Development

News channel or source: https://www.tolonews.com/business/tapi-heralded-milestone-afghanistan%E2%80%99s-economic-development
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

... prepares for the start of construction of the Afghanistan section of Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline in Herat province, economic commentators on Wednesday welcomed the project and said it was a milestone in the country’s ...

News Afghanistan » Economy: Afghanistan: Surge In Violence Hits Fragile Economy

News channel or source: http://www.eurasiareview.com/09022018-afghanistan-surge-in-violence-hits-fragile-economy/
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

A recent wave of deadly insurgent strikes across Afghanistan is severely undermining business confidence in the country, experts have warned. Nearly 140 people died and hundreds more were injured in just four separate attacks over eight days in January.

News Afghanistan » Economy: 3rd Afghanistan-Iran economic meeting to be held in March

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096462644/3rd-AfghanistanIran-economic-meeting-to-be-held-in-March
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

(MENAFN - Wadsam) The third economic meeting of Afghanistan and Iran's Joint Economic Committee is going to be held in March 2018 in Tehran. The two parties are expected to confer on opportunities for joint investment in different sector to help boost ...

News Afghanistan » Economy: Can Economic Interventions Reduce Violence? Impacts of Vocational Training and Cash Transfers on Youth Support for Political Violence in Afghanistan

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/afghanistan/can-economic-interventions-reduce-violence-impacts-vocational-training-and-cash
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Combining vocational training with cash can reduce willingness to support armed opposition groups PORTLAND, ORE. – New research by the global organization Mercy Corps, in partnership with Princeton and Yale Universities, finds that youth who received ...

News Afghanistan » Economy: Iran Afghanistan economic commission to meet

News channel or source: http://www.customstoday.com.pk/iran-afghanistan-economic-commission-to-meet/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

KABUL: Iran-Afghanistan Economic Commission will be held in Tehran in March, Afghanistan’s Chamber of Commerce and Industries announced. The two sides will discuss expansion of trade and transit ties, opportunities for joint investment in different ...

News Afghanistan » Economy: 5th Indian Wheat Cargo Arrives for Afghanistan in Chabahar

News channel or source: https://financialtribune.com/articles/economy-domestic-economy/82324/5th-indian-wheat-cargo-arrives-for-afghanistan-in-chabahar
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

India’s fifth consignment of wheat to be sent to Afghanistan has arrived at Iran’s southeastern Shahid Beheshti Port in Chabahar. The Ministry of Roads and Urban Development’s news portal also reported on Wednesday that about 3,000 containers have ...

News Afghanistan » Economy: Trump, Modi discuss Afghanistan, Myanmar, Maldives, North Korea: White House

News channel or source: https://asia.nikkei.com/Politics-Economy/International-Relations/Trump-Modi-discuss-Afghanistan-Myanmar-Maldives-North-Korea-White-House
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

the war in Afghanistan and the plight of Rohingya refugees from Myanmar, the White House said. The Trump administration has launched an effort to deepen military and economic ties with India as a way to balance China's assertive posture across Asia.

News Afghanistan » Economy: Chabahar port hopeful to rekindle Afghanistan’s untapped economic potential

News channel or source: https://blogs.economictimes.indiatimes.com/et-commentary/chabahar-port-hopeful-to-rekindle-afghanistans-untapped-economic-potential/
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Chabahar port, a transport corridor and a gateway for Afghanistan to remove trade barriers raise lot of hope to expand its economic horizon across the globe and beyond and more significantly, Iran has offered India for management rights for Phase-1 of ...

News Afghanistan » Economy: Afghanistan’s Economy: Are Minerals The Key To Development?

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/afghanistans-economy-are-minerals-key-development-1697182
Publication date: uesday 30 September 2014

As a Western-educated former World Bank economist, Afghanistan's new president was elected partly on the hope that he can help resurrect the war-torn country's feeble economy. But on the day Ashraf Ghani was sworn into office, the country's first ...

News Afghanistan » Economy: Afghanistan's war economy

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/countingthecost/2015/02/afghanistan-war-economy-150221163110843.html
Publication date: Saturday 21 February 2015

Despite many years of war, there was an economy of sorts in Afghanistan. But now that the war is over and foreign troops have left, business is suffering. Economic growth has slumped from an average rate of 9 percent a year to 3-4 percent since the troops ...