Date: Thursday 17 Dec 2020
Herat’s AWCCI office used to have an office room at the Department of Commerce and since the beginning of December 2020 they moved to a separate office building they rented from the government. Mr. Nisar Ahmad Ghoriani Minister of Industry and Commerce inaugurated the new independent office of Afghan Women Chamber of Commerce and Industry- West Zone during his travel to Herat province. In this program the numbers of parliament members, high ranked officials, Board Members of ACCI, ACIM, business men and women participated.
Mr. Ghoriani added that in the near future, a place for a permanent exhibition in the province will be built by the Ministry of Industry and Commerce, where the products of business women will be exhibited and sold.
Meanwhile, Ms. Romani Osmani, President of AWCCI in the western part of the country, appreciated the support of the Excellency President and the leadership of the Ministry and said that paying attention to and supporting women’s products would make the country’s economic growth and development more favorable.
Ms. Osmani asked from the leadership of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce to provide more financial and technical support for women entrepreneurs by cooperation of donors and INGOs.
The purpose of Mr. Ghoriani’s visit to Herat province is to investigate the problems of industrialists and traders in the western part of the country, and he is scheduled to open a trade fair and visit the industrial town of this province.