Thursday November 27, 2014

Tag Archives: ACCI

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Afghan Chamber of Commerce supports reviving ‘Silk Road’

The Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) support reconstruction of the Wakhan corridor between Afghanistan and China that has historically been known as the “Silk Road” and has served as valuable economic route. ACCI Deputy...
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ACCI chief announces his resignation

Qurban Mohammad Haqjo, Head of the Afghan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI), announces his resignation. According to Khaama Press (KP), the reason behind Haqjo’s resignation is his endorsement of presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah,...
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Nimroz transporters accuse ACCI of graft

A number of transporters in Nimroz raised their voices against the issue of graft hindering their business activities. According to Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN), the transport unions and drivers have warned of going on strike if the issue of bribery...
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Security remains an impediment to economic growth: ACCI

A latest report by the Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) has revealed that security still remains a major threat to the country’s economic growth. The report was based on a survey and interview of entrepreneurs in four...
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Afghan government optimistic about the new economic policy

Afghan Ministry of Economy is optimistic about the new economic policy that is expected to bring visible changes to the economy of the country within three years. According to the Ministry’s spokesperson, Najibullah Amin, the new policy includes...
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Afghan economic experts identify challenges facing the private sector

A day-long national conference was held in Kabul by the Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) to evaluate challenges facing the private sector. The challenges outlined would be then presented to the presidential candidates to incorporate...
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Kabul hosts Afghan-Pak trade exhibition

A 3-day exhibition showcasing industrial products from Afghanistan and Pakistan is being held in Intercontinental Hotel of Kabul City from 28-30 November. Afghan traders have put on display items such as dried fruits, carpets and precious stones,...
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Investment in Paktia at risk due to insecurity

Businessmen in Paktia have expressed concerns over the deteriorating security situation in Paktia and have warned of withdrawing capital and investment if the government failed to address the issue. Provincial head for the Afghanistan Chamber...
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Low quality imports allowed into Afghanistan in return for bribes-ACCI

Afghan officials expressed concerns over the lack of standardization on the Marking World Standards Day organized by the Afghan National Standards Authority (ANSA). The Afghan Chamber of Commerce and Industries Chief Executive Mohammad Qurban...
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Afghan private sector accused of undervaluing export figures

Independent Media Consortium Productions (IMCP) in its report has alleged that the private sector has deliberately defrauded the government by reporting export figures 79% lower than the original price. The investigation was based on an independent...