Finance Minister says they have reduced the development budget allocation in a bid to focus on the existing 38 projects which have to be completed.
BAZAR: Challenges to Fiscal Budget Discussed
The Finance Minister Eklil Hakimi who briefed lawmakers on the next fiscal year’s draft budget said the reason they reduced the development budget was due to the lack of capacity at institutions and a 25 percent drawdown in the international community’s assistance to Afghanistan.
Meanwhile, host, Nargis Mosavi discusses a fast food restaurant and the appreciation of dollar with the following guests:
Zia Zeyar head of a fast food restaurant
Khowja Masoum president of the Kabul rice seller’s union
Ajmal Abdulrahimzai, spokesman for Ministry of Finance