December 24, 2008
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) honored 120 interns in a graduation ceremony held at Kabul University on December 24.
The internship program provides a training and work opportunity to students studying economics, science, and agriculture at national universities in Afghanistan. The interns are selected for a three month training program in management, modern accounting, and marketing, followed by a three month practical work period in the Afghan private sector.
December 20, 2008
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- Afghanistan’s first-ever national meeting of women legal professionals was held in Kabul from December 15 to 17, 2008. Nearly 180 women judges, prosecutors, defense lawyers, law professors, and Ministry of Justice staff from 11 provinces attended the three-day Women Legal Professionals Leadership Workshop.
December 16, 2008
KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN- A nine megawatt diesel power plant went on line in Kandahar on December 1, providing increased electricity to homes and businesses to Kandahar city.
December 1, 2008
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- On Thursday, November 27, 48 young professionals graduated from a six-month business mentorship program in Kandahar City, Kandahar.
November 25, 2008
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- Twenty-eight Afghan businesses from the dried fruits, fresh fruits, carpets, and handicraft sectors participated in the 28th Annual India International Trade Fair (IITF) organized at the Paragati Maidan in New Delhi, India.
Last updated: July 20, 2014