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  • inister of Finance Meets with Netherlands Ambassador

    Category: General

    5 July 2016: Minister of Finance met with Ambassador Henk Jan Bakker of the Netherlands on 5 July 2016 at his office. They talked about preparations for the Warsaw Conference and their support to Afghanistan's security...

  • Afghan Government reached a staff-level agreement with the IMF for a three-year Extended Credit Facility (ECF)

    Category: Press Release

    3 July 2016: Ministry of Finance pleased to announce that the Government of Afghanistan has reached a staff-level agreement with the IMF for a three-year Extended Credit Facility (ECF). This agreement comes after a successful nine-month Staff...

  • Minister of Finance Discusses Development Projects with AIIB President

    Category: General

    26 June 2016: H.E. Eklil Hakimi the Minister of Finance met with Mr. JinLiqun, President of the Asian Investment Infrastructure Bank (AIIB) in Beijing on June 26, 2016. They discussed the Afghanistan’s application to join the AIIB as a...

  • Minister of Finance meets EU Special Representative

    Category: General

    24 June 2016: H.E. Eklil Hakimi the Minister of Finance met with HE Franz-Michael Mellbin, the European Union Special Representative (EUSR) in Afghanistan while joined Mr. Mark Bowden, Deputy Special Representative of the Secretary General of the...

  • E-Payment will implement at all customs offices in Afghanistan

    Category: General

    21 June, 2016 :Traders across Afghanistan will soon be able to pay customs duties electronically thanks to a new system implemented by the Ministry of Finance) and Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB). “Traders have traditionally paid customs...

  • UK Announces £25 million for Investment Climate Program

    Category: General

    Kabul, 19 June 2016: H.E. Eklil Hakimi the Minister of Finance and H.E Desmond Swayne the UK Economic Development Minister announce £25 million for Afghanistan Investment Climate Program on 19 June 2016 in the Presidential...

  • DG Customs Visits Balkh Customs Offices

    Category: General

    Mr. Ahmad Reshad Popal the Director General of Customs traveled to Mazar and visited the Customs offices there. The main purpose of my trip was to see how the operation is going on there. He a meeting with Customs employees and shared his vision....

  • 7TH Oversight Coordination Board (OCB)

    Category: General

    June 06, 2016: H.E. Minister Hakimi opened the forum today for the 7th OCB meeting in preparation for Warsaw and Brussels conference. Progress and the way forward were discussed by distinguished members from Office of National Security Council,...

  • Statement of Minister Hakimi @ the 7th OCB Meeting

    Category: General

    6 june, 2016: Excellency Minister Atmar, Ambassador Cantone, Minister Rabbani, Minister Khan, Minister Jahed, Ambassadors, ladies and gentlemen, and colleagues, a very good morning to you all. [Not keen on the order of this, not sure its...

  • Afghanistan Became the First Donor to the UNESCO Multi Partner Fund

    Category: General

    27 May 2016: The Ministry of Finance is proud to be the first donor to the UNESCO Multi Partner Fund Multi-Partner Trust Fund to develop Culture and Creative Industries in Afghanistan. The Fund was inaugurated today by President Ghani and UNESCO...

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