News

  • The leadership of MOMP meets a delegation from DFID

    The Deputy Minister of Policy and Program, Mir Ahamad Jawid Sadat, and the Deputy Minister of Coordination of Mines, Naseer Ahmad Durani, had a meeting with the head of the economic section of DFID, Stefen Dercan, and the head of the development...

  • The Deputy Minister of Regulation and Coordination of Mines visits Mes Aynak Area

    Oct. 12, 2014 The Deputy Minister of Regulation and Coordination of Mines H E Eng. Naseer Ahamd Durani visited the archaeological site of Mes Aynak which is under work of engineers and archaeologists. During the visiting, the staff of...

  • Acting Minister of Mines and Petroleum Cogratulates Eid to the Staff

    Acting Minister of Mines and Petrouem of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan HE Mohammad Akbar Barakzai congratulated Eid UL Adha to the staff and wished the acceptance of all kinds of worship of Muslims in the world by Allah. Mr....

  • MoMP Message on Arrival of Eid Al -Azha

    Representing the leadership and personnel of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum I congratulate the arrival of the Eid Al-Azha to Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah Cheif...

  • A Workshop held on Procurement Opportunities along the North Resource Corridors

    A one day workshop on ‘Procurement Opportunities along the North Resource Corridors was held by Afghanistan Resource Corridor Project (ARCP), MoMP on August 16, 2014 in Mazar-e-Sharif, Balkh province. The workshop participated by the...

  • Afghanistan going towards self sufficiency by implementing the Mineral Law

    A press conference took place at the Intercontinental Hotel Kabul regarding to the new Mineral Law. The Minister of Mines and Petroleum H E Mohammad Akbar Barakzai stated the new Mineral Law as a positive step for economic self sufficiency,...

  • Skills Strategy Development Workshop Conducted in MoMP

    Aug. 13, 2014 A Skills Development Workshop took place in the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP). In his speech, the Minister of Mines and Petroleum H. E. Mohammad Akbar Barakzai talked about the efficiency of Skills Strategy Development...

  • MIDAS Introduces its Programs to MoMP

    Mining Investment and Development for Afghan Sustainability (MIDAS) is a USAID funded project assigned to ensure the development of the mining sector, growth and improvement of exploration capacity, and development of the investment in...

  • Workshop on Mining Activities and Oil and Gas Operations Holds at MOMP

    Augest 12, 2014 A one day workshop on Production Sharing Contract, mining activities and oil and gas operation held at the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum. Deputy Minister Mir Ahmad Jawid Sadat attended the workshop and emphasized on the...

  • Safety Regulations To Make Mining Safer

    The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum is working to make mining safer and protect the lives of citizens. The Legal Department, with the support of USAID MIDAS, has drafted two safety regulations to control the use of explosions and mandate safety...