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Govt. Working on Plan with Private Sector to Boost Investment

Govt. Working on Plan with  Private Sector to Boost Investment

KABUL - The Afghan government is currently drafting a joint plan with the private sector to rebuild the sector’s trust in the country and to boost investment in Afghanistan, said Shafiq Ataee, deputy head of Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI).
“The plan will encourage the private sector, and provide financial support to them from government’s side. These are the policies which will help us to boost partnership between government and the private sector in a proper manner, “he told TOLOnews on Wednesday.
“The main goal of the policy of partnership between government and the private sector is to bring government and the private sector’s capabilities together in order to pave suitable ground for investment in the country,” the finance ministry’s spokesman Ajmal Hamid Abdul Rahimzai said.
Meanwhile, the ministry of economy said the policy would boost investment in generating power, building infrastructure and in the mining industry.

“The plan will prove effective for big investments in power generation, infrastructure, mines and power transmission,” the ministry of economy’s spokesman Suhrab Bahman said.(Tolonews)