Recent Achievements of Ministry of Finance was shared with Media

13 June 2017: Mr. Ajmal Hameed Abdulrahimzai, PR director and spokesperson of Ministry of Finance shared the recent achievements of Ministry of Finance with Media during a press conference in Government Media & Information Center (GMIC).

During this press conference Mr. Abdulrahizai said: “Ministry of Finance received $ 189 incentive fund via Afghanistan Reconstruction Trust Fund (ARTF) for reforms in its five key sections (income resources, organizational reforms, tax management, aid effectiveness and provincial budgeting) dated yesterday 12 June 2017. This fund would be spent in development projects via National budget considering the priorities”.

 He added :” The mentioned funds, includes US $ 900 million that  the world bank donated to the ministry of finance within three years (2016-2018) from in return to  bring reforms and $550 that amount is received until now”.

 Mr. Abdulrahimzia provided information about Afghanistan’s membership in Afghanistan Infrastructure Investment Bank  (AIIB), revenue collection this year, development budget expenditure, recent achievements of Minister of Finance during his trip to China and Saudi Arabia , the first successful review of IMF three year program and some other important subjects.

He also gave information about HE Minister’s trip to Korea, Azerbaijan and Georgia for boosting business affairs, the Azure way, regional cooperation and Asan Khedmat administration.

 At the end, questions were answered.