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Minister Hakimi, ADB Country Director Discuss National Projects

Eklil Hakimi, Minister of Finance met Samuel Tumiwa, Asian Development Bank (ADB) country director for Afghanistan here yesterday.
Both sides discussed MoU of railway connection of 5 countries (Iran, Afghanistan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and China), funding of projects through national budget based on priorities, construction of entire railway, preparation for Senior Official Meeting (SOM) regional cooperation and public private partnership support,
In this meeting issues like investment encouragement, recruitment Afghans in central office of the bank and financial support of the projects were also taken into consideration.

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