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200,000 Work Permits Issued for Afghan Citizens in Fiscal 2019-20

200,000 Work Permits Issued for Afghan Citizens in Fiscal 2019-20200,000 Work Permits Issued for Afghan Citizens in Fiscal 2019-20

Iran issued nearly 200,000 work permits for Afghan citizens in the year ending March 2020, Minister of Cooperatives, Labor and Social Welfare Mohammad Shariatmadri said in a meeting with his Afghan counterpart Sayed Anwar Sadat recently. 
“Over 30,000 Afghans now own businesses in Iran, thanks to improved working conditions. More than three million Afghan citizens live in Iran,” he was quoted as saying by IRNA. 
Ali Hossein Shahrivar, a senior official with the ministry, said Iranian people are willing to make common cause with Afghans to achieve common good from their labor markets. 

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