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Afghanistan, Tajikistan discuss economic cooperation prospects

09.01.2013

 

Afghanistan, Tajikistan discuss economic cooperation prospects
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09 January 2013, 11:25
CA-NEWS (TJ) - Prospects of bilateral commercial and economic cooperation were discussed at the meeting of Chairman of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Tajikistan Sharif Said and Ambassador of Afghanistan Abdugafur Orzu Ahtarmuhammad, CA-News was told in the press center of the Chamber of Commerce.
 
Sharif Said said all opportunities need to be used for development of commercial and economic relations, including meetings of business circles, business forums and exhibitions.
 
The countries see intensification of economic partnership during the past year. Tajikistan started supplying power to Afghanistan since 2012.
 
The bilateral trade grew by 77.8% for 11 months of 2012 compared to the previous year having exceeded $221 million.