December 29, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- U.S. Deputy Ambassador E. Anthony Wayne yesterday hosted a reception in honor of journalists from across Afghanistan after they began a tour of the Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherket (DABS) facilities in Kabul. DABS is the first corporatized electric utility in Afghanistan and will soon expand its operations throughout the country. DABS was established in 2009 by the Government of Afghanistan in partnership with a $4 million grant from USAID and other donors.
December 11, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- The Ministry of Commerce and Industry, USAID, World Bank, International Finance Corporation, and Harakat Organization hosted the Accelerating Afghanistan Business Growth Conference today in Kabul. The conference brought government and business leaders together to begin making reforms in key sectors of the Afghanistan regulatory climate for small-and medium-sized businesses.
December 7, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- Recognizing the importance of security, governance, and development in establishing stability in Afghanistan, the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) are working with community organizations on small scale infrastructure activities to boost local confidence.
December 7, 2010
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN- 2nd Vice President H.E. Abdul Karim Khalili, a host of Afghan officials, United States Ambassador Karl W. Eikenberry, and other international officials assembled today at the Second National Conference on Water Resources Development and Management of Afghanistan held at the Ministerial Palace to celebrate progress made toward managing vital water resources in Afghanistan.
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