Afghanistan’s deputy finance minister on the Taliban-led authorities’s plan to stop a whole financial meltdown.
Because the Taliban swept via Afghanistan in August 2021, most of the former authorities’s high officers, together with then-President Ashraf Ghani, fled the nation, inflicting chaos and uncertainty amongst Afghans.
However not everybody within the authorities had the chance or the need to depart Kabul.
Ghani’s deputy minister of finance, Nazir Kabiri, stayed dwelling. The US-educated technocrat anticipated the monetary challenges such a political change may convey to Afghanistan.
The Taliban stored Kabiri at his put up. However will he achieve his efforts to stop a whole financial collapse?
Nazir Kabiri, Afghanistan’s deputy finance minister, talks to Al Jazeera.