H.E. Eklil Hakimi, Minister of Finance met Mr. Jin Liqun, President of Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank in Beijing-China on 23 March 2017.
They discussed on the AIIB cooperation in Afghanistan, funding and financing of energy, water and railway projects, AIIB president and technical team trip to Afghanistan to establish the priorities and new opportunities and some other important subjects. Afghanistan was able to regain membership of the Bank.
The Minister thanked the board of governors of the bank for Afghanistan’s membership in the mentioned bank. Afghanistan’s membership in this bank will open a new chapter of cooperation for economic growth and rapid development.