Eklil Hakimi, Minister of Finance and the MoF core group team met with Mr. Bob Sum, The World bank Country Director and the World Bank Economic Management team today, January 14, 2016 at the Ministry of Finance.
The Meeting in which Minister of Public Work, H.E. Mahmood Balogh also attended, a number of issues were discussed.
The main discussion was on the World Bank’s draft presentation on economic development strategy for Afghanistan in the media to long-run including assessment of the current growth model and the growth model alternatives that Afghanistan could choose over the transition decade to create economic growth, jobs and improve the fiscal sustainability.
Other issues discussed during the meeting included an update on the Capacity Building for Results, ARTF Incentive Program, and Trans-Hindukush project.