‘Afghanistan Plan for Investment’ Wins 1st Position among Asian Countries

“Afghanistan Plan for Investment” received the first position among the 120 Asian countries in Annual Investment Meeting in Dubai.

Minister of commerce and industry says receiving the first position indicates that Afghanistan is moving toward economic growth.

“Gaining the first position shows a better view of foreign investors’ situation, facilitating economical activities in the country and encouraging foreign investors,” said Homayoun Rasa, minister of commerce.

In the meantime, economic experts stress on implementation of the investment plan by the government.

“The government should not just rely on receiving the first position, but it must focus on implementation of this plan,” said Sayeed Masoud, teacher at university.

This comes as still many challenges including insecurity, lack of sources, and lack of facilities are threatening investment in the country.

Source: Ariana News