WTO and Afghanistan
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Afghanistan’s WTO (World Trade Organization) Membership, a Substantial Step towards Investor Security
Afghanistan obtained WTO membership in the organization’s 10th meeting.
Afghanistan was officially and unanimously recognized as a new WTO member at the organization’s meeting in Nairobi, Kenya. The Members called Afghanistan’s membership a historical event that will substantially influence investment and economy of the country.
In the last 14 years after the fall of the Taliban, Afghanistan economy had a steady growth of 10 percent annually, one of the highest in the world.
Afghanistan now a WTO member seeks drastic legal reforms to create a trade and investment platform with international standards, and thereby once again rise as a crossroads for international trade and investment.
Naturally, investors seek to find a secured and assured place for their investments, such a security and assurance is predicated upon the totality of a country’s legal, political, and social conditions that ultimately determines trust and investment.