Develoment Plan - Ministry of Communications and Information Technology

Develoment Plan

Key performance indicators for the Telecommunications and IT sector in Afghanistan have been identified as our objectives’ targets for the Year 2005 to 2009 as follows:

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Ministry Objective Targets 2005 2007 2009
Fixed Telephone Penetration 0.5% 2.00% 4.00%
Mobile Phones Penetration 3.00% 8.00% 16.00%
Internet user Penetration 0.25% 3.00% 10.00%
Number of Cities/Towns/Villages connected 180 3,000 6,000
Cumulative Foreign Direct Investment USD 500 1,000 2,000
Telecom Direct Employment 6,000 1,0000 15,000
Indirect Employment 12,000 25,000 35,000