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Gov’t approves 4 contracts worth 3 billion Afghanis

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The Afghan government has approved four contracts having a total value of around three billion Afghanis during the latest round of the National Procurement Commission (NPC) meeting.

The Office of the President, ARG Palace, said the National Procurement Commission meeting was organized on Sunday afternoon and was chaired by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani.

According to ARG Palace, the meeting reviewed the contracts for a number of projects and approved four of them while one contract was rejected and three others were returned to the relevant authorities.

The contracts approved during the meeting include three year contract for the security of Hamid Karzai airport as well as three other airports in Kandahar, Balkh, and Herat provinces and research, feasibility, and design contract for Amu River projects belonging to the Ministry of Energy and Water.

Other contracts approved during the meeting include reconstruction of infrastructure of Khwaja Imam Gozar in the 14th police district of Kabul city belonging to the Kabul Municipality and contract for the central urban information system for the ministry of urban development and housing.