Minister of Finance meets Ambassador of Sweden to Afghanistan

14 April 2017: H.E. Eklil Hakimi, Minister of Finance in a meeting with Mr. Tobias Thyberg, ambassador of Sweden to Afghanistan, discussed Sweden’s assistance to Afghanistan, government bilateral commitments with international community and the activities of Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) particularly in education sector.

Additionally, they talked about taxation of the committee, increase in domestic revenue, financial reforms and other like issues.

Lastly, it was decided that necessary action on tax issues of Swedish Committees should be taken following relevant technical discussion, in accordance with the laws of the country and guide for taxation of donors and international NGOs.

Finally, Minister of Finance thanked and appreciated Sweden’s great support to Afghanistan through Swedish Committee.