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  1. Reinforcing Afghanistan Water Diplomacy

    27 Dec 2019- 07:15 by Local Press Report KABUL MENAFN Afghanistan has many natural resources, especially in terms of water and mines, but they haven't been tapped effectively so far. Afghanistan, Pakistan, and Iran have a long history of conflict ove ...

    Local Press Report - 12/30/2019 - 08:30

  2. ADB, World Bank Support Expansion Of Afghanistan's Dalha Dam

    17 Sep 2019- 08:17 by OOSKAnews Info KABUL, Afghanistan Afghanistan's second largest dam, the Dahla, is benefit from almost $349 Million USD in new grant funding from the Asian Development Bank (ADB), and an additional $230 Million USD from the World ...

    OOSKAnews Info - 09/17/2019 - 08:17

  3. UN Pledges $34.6 Million USD For Afghanistan Drought Relief

    21 Oct 2018- 08:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KABUL, Afghanistan The United Nations’ Afghanistan Humanitarian Fund (AHF) and Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) announced October 16 that $34.6 Million USD has been allocated in new emergency aid to supp ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/21/2018 - 08:32

  4. EU Provides Further Emergency Aid To Afghanistan; Severe Drought Is Affecting 2 Million People

    7 Oct 2018- 09:46 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Union (EU) Commission has allocated an additional $23 Million USD in emergency aid to Afghanistan. The country's humanitarian situation has worsened since the beginning of 20 ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/07/2018 - 09:46

  5. India Support For New Afghanistan Dam Likely To Upset Pakistan

    13 Aug 2018- 09:21 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KABUL, Afghanistan India agreed last week to assist in building a new dam in Afghanistan, in a move that is likely to provoke protest from Pakistan over sharing of water resources. India’s support to the Afgha ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/13/2019 - 11:09

  6. Afghanistan Water Reserves Level "Extremely Worrying"

    2 Apr 2018- 09:28 by Local Press Report KABUL Tolo News Officials from the Ministry of Energy and Water on Sunday raised concern over water resources in the country and said the total amount of running and underground water had dropped significantly in th ...

    Local Press Report - 04/02/2018 - 09:28

  7. Sputnik News: Afghanistan Wants Russian Expertise in Restoring Infrastructure

    7 Dec 2017- 08:36 by Local Press Report KABUL Sputnik International Emerging from years of war and internal strife, Afghanistan looks at Russia to help rebuild the country’s ravaged economy. Russian companies’ vast experience in building major dams and ot ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2017 - 08:36

  8. Russian Company Wins Afghan Dam Contract

    6 Nov 2017- 08:04 by Local Press Report KABUL Tolo News A Russian company has won the contract for the construction of Machalgho Dam in Paktia province – in the southeast of Afghanistan. Work on construction of the dam project will kick off within the nex ...

    Local Press Report - 11/06/2017 - 08:04

  9. Agriculture Safe Option for Afghan Economy

    14 Aug 2017- 08:27 by Local Press Report KABUL Pahjwok Afghan News FAO urges more ag investment. Access Climate Food Security Innovation, Infrastructure & Technology Investment Sanitation, Hygiene & Disease Scarcity Social Issues Kabul Asia Afghan ...

    Local Press Report - 08/18/2017 - 10:45

  10. Alokozay Group to Invest $300 million on Afghan Dam

    27 Sep 2016- 10:56 by Local Press Report KABUL Khaama Press The Alokozay Group is prepared to invest $300 million for the construction of Surobi-2 water dam in a bid to help the irrigation and electricity generation, the Minister of Energy and Water Ali A ...

    Local Press Report - 09/27/2016 - 10:56

  11. Helmand River Issues Contribute to Iran-Afghanistan Tension

    9 Sep 2016- 12:19 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KABUL, Afghanistan Increased development and water consumption in upstream Afghanistan has negatively affected water supply to Iran, exacerbating latent tensions between the two countries. A report published la ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/09/2016 - 12:31

  12. Afghanistan, World Bank Sign Two Grant Agreements

    25 Jan 2016- 08:37 by Local Press Report KABUL Afghan News Agency Two grant agreements worth $128 million were signed between the Ministry of Finance of Afghanistan and the World Bank, covering two key sectors-- Farm Water Management Project and Hydropowe ...

    Local Press Report - 01/25/2016 - 08:37

  13. Afghanistan Could Take More Water From Amu Darya River: Russian Analyst

    6 Nov 2014- 10:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent MOSCOW, Russia Afghanistan could start withdrawing a much greater volume of water from the Amu Darya River to irrigate its farms, uner a project funded by Arab nations, a Russian analyst said this week. Yevgeni ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/06/2014 - 10:53

  14. Afghanistan Seeks Bids for Two Hydopower Projects

    17 Oct 2013- 10:05 by Local Press Report KABUL Hydro World Afghanistan's electricity authority seeks bids for construction of the 500-kW Baharak and 500-kW Topchi small hydro projects in Afghanistan. Bids are due November 4. The Asian Development Ban ...

    Local Press Report - 10/17/2013 - 10:16

  15. Pakistan, Afghanistan Agree on Joint Hydropower Project

    29 Aug 2013- 09:59 by OOSKAnews Correspondent ISLAMABAD, Pakistan Pakistan and Afghanistan this week signed a memorandum of understanding to jointly build a multipurpose hydropower project on the Kunar River, whose water the two countries share. The facil ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/29/2013 - 09:59