South Korea Signs MoU With MoTCA to Build Transport System for Kabul...

South Korea Signs MoU With MoTCA to Build Transport System for Kabul City


The Afghan Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation (MoTCA) on Monday announced that the South Korean Transport Ministry has promised to support Afghanistan in building an efficient transport system for Kabul city.

MoTCA officials said that the project work will start post-2014 and is estimated to cost $1 billion.

Dr. Dawood Ali Najafi, Afghan Transport Minister, during his visit to South Korea, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with his South Korean counterpart. According to the MoU, the South Korean Transport Ministry will provide all assistance in building the transport system for Kabul city.

“10 years time will be needed to set-up a proper transportation system in Kabul. The project will cost nearly $1 billion and will be carried out in a phase-wise manner,” explained Nangyalai Qalatwal, spokesman of the MoTCA.

A spokesman from the South Korean Transport Ministry said that prior to implementing the project, an institute for the Afghan and Korean experts will be established. At the institute, they will study and review the modalities of the project and prepare a blue-print for the same.


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Information Manager at Al Rasub. Suliman Faizi was born on 17/Feb/1987 in Kabul Afghanistan. He studied his Grade 12 in Nadiria High school Kabul Afghanistan. He has done his BBA degree, Specialization in Management at Kardan Institute of Higher Education’s and he did four papers of (CAT) Certified Accounting Technician at Bakhter Institute of Higher Educations. He has attended training workshops on Finance project, Financial Management, Budgeting, Management, Marketing, Financial Accounting and Report writing with World Bank Institute (WBI),Business edge IFC (World Bank Group) AHLN Chartered Accountants and ( IRC) International Rescue Committee. He joined NABDP in April 2008 as an Accountant and promoted to the position of Senior Accountant in 2011.Now hew is working as Accounting and Finance specialist (Deputy Head of Finance) with NABDP/UNDP. He has join (IRC) International Rescue Committee as finance officer in July 2005 and he was promoted to position of Senior finance officer in 2007.