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  • 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...

  • The Minister Congratulates Eid to the Staff

    H E Mohammad Akbar Barakzai the Minister of Mines and Petroleum at a gathering attended by Deputy Ministers, Directors and staff of the Ministry congratulated Eid to all staff. He said: I'm sure you have enjoyed the Eid, the days full of...

  • MoMP Massege on arrival of Eid Al-Fiter

    Representing the leadership and personnel of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum I congratulate the arrival of the Eid Al-fiter to Hamid Karzai the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Members of the Cabinet, the Head and Members of...

  • The Parliament approves the new Mineral Law

    The Ministry of Mines and Petroleum of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan as a reference for policy making and regulator of mining activities in hydrocarbon and mineral in the country, has drafted the new Minerals Law in accordance with Article IX of...

  • Message of MoMP on arrival of Ramadan

    The leadership and personnel of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum congratulates the arrival of the month of mercy and salvation from the Hell, Ramadan to Hamid Karzai the President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, Members of the Cabinet,...