RSS

Archive | Afghanistan NBA RSS feed for this section

USAID Funds Solar Power Plant

28. April 2014

This week the U.S. Agency for International Development agreed to fund the construction of a 16 megawatt solar plant at the Shurandam industrial park for the Kandahar Electricity Department. The Industrial Association of Afghanistan has been advocating for this project […]

Continue reading…

FACT Secures Space for Leather Businesses

21. April 2014

CIPE partner the Federation of Afghanistan Craftsmen and Traders met with the Deputy Minister of Commerce and Industry to conclude a lease for 11 garages for use by businesses in the leather industry. The effort is part of a CIPE-supported […]

Continue reading…

FACT Seeks Land for Small Businesses

14. April 2014

CIPE partner the Federation of Afghanistan Craftsmen and Traders (FACT) met with the Deputy Mayor of Kabul to follow up on policy recommendations presented by FACT at a conference held on March 17; a conference at which FACT had advocated […]

Continue reading…

Afghanistan National Standards Authority Opens Testing Laboratory

31. March 2014

The Afghanistan National Standards Authority moved forward on opening a customs quality testing laboratory for construction materials in Herat. The testing equipment has been delivered and the facility will soon be operational. The idea for such a testing laboratory originated […]

Continue reading…