ACCI’s CEO Mr. Sayed Zaman Hashimi said that Herat’s Chamber is a good role model for other chambers of the country and praised the activities of the head of Herat’s Chamber.
Herat Chamber of Commerce and Investment head Mr. Younus Qazi Zada talked about the activities and achievements of Herat’s Chamber in the year 2020.
At the end of the meeting, Mr. Hashimi promised to assist and to provide more facilities for Herat’s Chamber.
High Council for National Reconciliation Chairman H.E DR. Abdullah Abdullah, Acting and nominated Minister of Industry and Commerce Mr. Nesar Ahmad Faizy Ghoryani, ACCI’s CEO Mr. Sayed Zaman Hashimi, representatives of the parliament, and a number of political leaders talked about peace, security, and economic development in an event organized by the Institute for Strategic Studies (ISS) of the Herat Province.
Mr. Hashimi said, “Afghanistan is a country having enough natural and human resources.” He, furthermore, said that in order to be economically self-sufficient, two tasks ought to be done. One, to use the natural resources of the country in the best way and to create job opportunities for the unemployed.
This event is being organized at a time when insecurity in the country is a major cause of the low investment and economic crisis.
Acting Minister of Industry and Commerce Mr. Nesar Ahmad Ghoryani, Adviser to Prime Minister of Pakistan for Commerce and Investment Mr. Razaaq Dawood, ACCI’s First Deputy Mr. Younus Muhmand, member of the board of directors Khan Jan Alokzay, members of the parliament and private sector participated in this event.
Mr. Razaaq Dawood said, “Our meetings have facilitated commercial transaction between Pakistan and Afghanistan and that Pakistan is willing to develop and improve commercial and transit relations with Afghanistan.”
At the end both delegations discussed banking, customs, transit and commercial issues and decided to hold the eighth meeting in Islamabad.
During a video conference, ACCI signed an MoU with the USAID about ACCI’s strategies regarding COVID 19.
USAID and ACCI wish to cooperate in a mutual effort to support and strengthen the capacity of ACCI to provide information to its membership and public regarding Covid-19 and the safe conduct of commerce. USAID intends to furnish ACCI in-kind assistance in the form of technical assistance and training over a period of six months from the date of the MoU.
Mr. Sayed Zaman Hashimi Chief Executive Officer of the ACCI and Tina Dooley Jones USAID Mission’s Head in Afghanistan signed the MoU at the end of this video conference.
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Based on the earlier announcement of the Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and investment in terms of showing sympathize and reaching needy people of the country in emergency situations, and as per the request of the Kunduz Chamber of Commerce and Investment, this time Bashir Navid Group of companies distributed hundreds of bags of 50 kg of flour below market price to the people of Kunduz province.
In an emergency situation, the afghan business and investment chamber of Afghanistan's business and investment chamber of Afghanistan's business and investment chamber of Balkh business and investment chamber of Balkh business and investment chamber. The company in collaboration with the people of Balkh province, a car worth 50 kg per bag, each bag has been worth 50 kg.
In a series of low-cost food distributions by the members of the Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Investment, in order to show sympathy and reaching needy people of the country in emergency situations, Takhar province chamber of commerce and investment in collaboration with Bashir Navid Group of companies, distributed hundreds of bags of 50 kg Kazakhstani flour below market price for the people of the Takhar province.