The word "Roshan" means "light" in both of the national Afghan languages, Dari and Pashto. The name Roshan was given by the people of Afghanistan as Roshan brings a promise of hope, development, and a brighter future for Afghanistan.
Roshan is one of the largest private employers in Afghanistan, directly employing over 1075 people, 20% of whom are women. In addition, Roshan provides indirect employment to more than 20,000 people, who work as dealers, distributors, contractors and suppliers. Roshan also works with 9 nationwide scratch card distributors to bring Roshan and its products closer to the Afghan people.
Roshan also contributes to the economic growth of Afghanistan as one of the largest advertisers, spurring the development of new markets of printing, billboards and advertising.
Owned by an international consortium of investors led by the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED), Monaco Telecom International (MTI) and Swedish-Finnish TeliaSonera, Roshan brings international telecommunications expertise to Afghanistan and its commitment to the highest standards of network quality and coverage.
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