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Photos: Kabul Marriott project

On June 6, U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the construction site of the Kabul Marriott, a project backed by an OPIC loan.

U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry attended a ribbon-cutting ceremony at the construction site of the Kabul Marriott, a project backed by an OPIC loan

The project, which represents one of the largest private-sector investments in Afghanistan to date, has created more than 1,000 local jobs.

A volunteer holds the scissor and candy platter at an event marking the construction progress for the Marriott hotel in Kabul, Afghanistan on Monday, June 6, 2011

The five-star hotel is expected to open in late 2012.

Projection Image of The Marriott Five-star Hotel which is Expected to Open in Late 2012 in Afghanistan

 


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