Trade Facilitation along Belt and Road Initiative

Abdul Sattar Murad

Abdul Sattar Murad

Minister of Economy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan

Minister of Economy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan April. 2015. Mr. Abdul Sattar Murad served as Deputy Campaign Manager for Dr. Abdullah Abdullah Presidential Election.2014 and General Campaign Manager for Dr. Abdullah Abdullah Presidential Election. In 2009 he served as Minister Counsellor and Charge de Affairs, Afghanistan embassy, Malaysia.

1995-2002 General Director of south east Asia, for East and pacific region, Ministry of Foreign affairs (1993-1995) H.E. 

Abdul Sattar Murad was born in Parwan Province 1957. He studied management in USA and got his Bachelors from Jawaher Lal Nehru University in India. He got his Master on Public Administration from Malaya, University, Kuala Lampur, Malaysia. 

He was the Governor of Kapisa Province in Afghanistan from 2004 - 2006. Most recently, he served as deputy head of Dr. Abdullah’s electoral campaign team and chairman of the political committee of Jamiat-e Islami (2007 to 2014). H.E Abdul Satar Murad has been picked as Economy Minister, He was confirmed by Wolesi Jirga (Parliament) on April 2015.