Eklil Hakimi the Minister of finance met with the World Bank Country Leadership Mr. Bob Suam and economic management team at his office on 28 August to discuss the draft of the Afghanistan National Peace and Development Framework.
Eklil Hakimi the Minister of Finance met with Major General Richard Kaiser, the commander of Combined Security Transition Command – Afghanistan, and deputy chief of staff of Security Assistance at Headquarters Resolute Support at his office on 27 July 2016. Both sides discussed various options for fuel tax exemption, legacy taxation, and ongoing Ministry of Defense and Ministry of Interior fuel vendor tax issues.
By completion of four water supply projects, 1744 families benefitted from safe water, These projects include digging (4) wells with Installation of hand pumps ,that with the cost of 1 million and 178 thousand Afs , were implemented through National water supply program , in the villages of Harghande, Kashkak ,Naween and Qool ea Sayedan of Paghman and Stafat of Shakar dara district.
The historic Storay Palace was reopened in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs today before noon with the presence of the Afghan President, Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, participation of the Indian Prime Minister, H.E. Narendra Modi through video conference, and presence of the Afghan Foreign Minister, Salahuddin Rabbani, Deputy Foreign Ministers, Parliament members, resident Ambassadors and delegations from friend countries, Foreign Ministry Directors, and a number of national figures.