At least 12 provinces across Afghanistan have been affected by floods over the past one week, according to the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA).
Salma Dam in western Herat province passed a critical stage on Sunday with the closure of diversion tunnel gate and start of filling of dam reservoir.
Although the private vehicles in Afghanistan have mushroomed in recent years, the overwhelming dependence on public transportation is an area of concern.
In a bid to remove hurdles for potential investors, the new administration of the Afghanistan Investment Supporting Agency (AISA) has called for amendments in the investment law.
Mohammad Qurban Haqjo formally took over as the head of the Afghanistan Investment Support Agency (AISA) on Sunday.
Less than three months after their five aid workers were killed by armed insurgents in central Uruzgan province, the funding of Australian charity Save the Children has been cut.
A high level meeting of the advisory committee of Promote, the ambitious program of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), was held in Kabul on Monday.
President Ashraf Ghani chaired the weekly meeting of the National Procurement Commission (NPC) at the presidential palace in Kabul on Saturday.
Amit Mishra, the Indian consul general in western Herat province, met Mohammad Asif Rahimi, the provincial governor, on Wednesday and discussed issues of mutual interest.
Last week, the provincial government in northern Baghlan province opened various new facilities for local people, said a statement issued by Afghan-German Cooperation.