In reference to our earlier Note Verbal No. EA/183 dated August 7, 2018, we would like to convey that the Afghanistan Ministry of Higher Education (AMHE) has intimated that the below mentioned announcement shall be shared with all existing Government Funded Scholarships students through their relevant Universities/Colleges management:

As per AMHE’s (HCS; the High Committee of Scholarships of AMHE) decision, if any existing Government Funded Scholarship student; who has not been suspended/rusticated till date and who feels that he/she cannot continue his/her studies in India (due to any reason), can voluntarily write an application and withdraw the scholarship (the same shall be submitted through his/her relevant college administration and EdCIL). Subsequently, AMHE will take a call on same applicant’s request and give an opportunity for the applicant to continue his/her remaining studies in an Afghanistan-based University/HEI.

Last date for submission of applications is June 15, 2018 and thereafter, no further applications will be accepted.

Announcement

For sustainable development in the field of power and irrigation, Ministry of Energy and Water (MOEW), Afghanistan has opened bids for all countries to procure contract for Detailed Design and Plan for Construction of Kama Irrigation and Hydropower Project (KIHP). The delivery/construction period is 4 years.

Bidding will be conducted through the international open tender procedures specified in the Procurement Law and procurement procedure and is open to bidders from all countries defined in the bidding documents.

Interested eligible bidders can access further information from the National Procurement Authority website www.npa.gov.af. The last date of submission for the bids is January 21, 2018.

The Kama irrigation project has the potential to irrigate another 6,000 hectares, using 600,000 m³ of water.

It is to announce that the Embassy of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in New Delhi has changed its website URL from http://www.afghanembassy.in to http://newdelhi.mfa.af.

The new website reflects the activities of the embassy, provides necessary information about the government of Afghanistan and includes instructions about embassy’s services.

It is worth mentioning that the previous website was only in English language while you can now access the new website in Pashto and Dari versions too.

To bring further ease for foreign traders to travel and invest in Afghanistan, Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority has arranged necessary infrastructural facilities for the issuance of visa-on-arrival through a new policy released.

 

The “On Arrival” visas will be issued for the foreign business people and investors upon their arrival at Hamid Karzai International Airport through the representatives of Border Police of Ministry of Interior Affairs of Afghanistan (MoIA) after an evaluation of required documents in collaboration with Ministry of Foreign Affair’s representative at the airport. This visa policy enumerates three years multiple entry Business Visa and renewal of the same too.

 

Also, as part of the latest amendments in Travel and Residence Law for Foreign Nationals in Afghanistan, the duration for business visas is extended and visa fee is reduced.

 

For more information, please refer to the link below:

http://newdelhi.mfa.af/consular-services-4/new-delhi/visa/entry-tourist-business

 

The Economic Section of the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan in New Delhi has the honour to extend the invitation of the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) professionals and companies in India to attend and /or exhibit their product at the 1st International ICT Conference and Exhibition in Kabul -Afghanistan.

The conference which will be held on September 24-26, 2013 in Kabul will be attended by Ministers of Communication and Information Technology of more than 20 countries of the world, foreign ambassadors based in Kabul, University professors, Telecom and Internet companies, Policymakers and Investors of Information and Technology firms, national and International suppliers and supporters of technology services.

With “ICT for Human Development” as the main theme running throughout the conference, it is intended to provide a venue for dialogue between telecommunication and ICT ministers, policy makers, regulators, industry, academia, regional and international development agencies that are engaged in telecommunications and ICT related activities. This conference will also provide a unique opportunity to meet with business community and explore possibilities for investment in the areas of hardware and software as well as skill development. In addition, this conference will present an opportunity to appreciate the growing role of ICT in the socio-economic development in the context of regional connectivity.

For information on the conference agenda, exhibition of products, visa application, accommodation please contact: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.