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Category Archives: Ehsan Bayat

2018 Bayat Foundation – Starkey Hearing Foundation Afghanistan Hearing Care Mission Restores Hearing of 1240 Afghans

2018 Bayat Foundation – Starkey Hearing Foundation Afghanistan Hearing Care Mission Restores Hearing of 1240 Afghans

Throughout our five-day, October 1st to October 5th Bayat-Starkey 2018 Afghanistan Hearing Care Mission, hundreds of volunteers from the Bayat Foundation and The Bayat Group demonstrated their tremendous capacity for cooperation and compassion, by working together with their Starkey Hearing Foundation partners to bring The Gift of Hearing to more than 1240 Afghans who were suffering from Deafness or a hearing impairment. Read More…

The Bayat Foundation Announces Completion of the Bayat Institute of Technology at the American University of Afghanistan

The Bayat Foundation Announces Completion of the Bayat Institute of Technology at the American University of Afghanistan

Architecturally Arresting 32,000 Square Foot Facility Will Serve as Region’s Most Advanced Center For Scientific and Technological Research, Education and Scholarship   Kabul, Afghanistan—March 15, 2018—The Bayat Foundation(bayatfoundation.org), Afghanistan’s largest, private philanthropic Health, Education and Social Development organization, announced today that the Foundation has completed the construction of The Bayat Institute of Technology (BIT), a new,… Read More…

Bayat Power Announces Three-Phase US$250M Investment Program To Accelerate Afghanistan’s Gas-Fired Power Industry

Bayat Power Announces Three-Phase US$250M Investment Program To Accelerate Afghanistan’s Gas-Fired Power Industry

KABUL, Afghanistan, Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Bayat Power, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bayat Energy(www.bayat-energy.com), an Afghan-owned, independent energy exploration, development and production company executed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan today to enter into a partnership with Bayat Power for its three-phase, US$250M Independent Power Producer… Read More…

You Need to Know about This Joint Effort That Helped Thousands Hear

You Need to Know about This Joint Effort That Helped Thousands Hear

While Ehsan Bayat’s companies, such as Afghan Wireless, have undertaken many initiatives to give back to the community, his central vehicle for philanthropy remains the Bayat Foundation. Through a partnership with the Starkey Hearing Foundation, the Bayat Foundation has brought the gift of hearing to many individuals throughout Afghanistan. The two organizations officially formed their… Read More…

How to Achieve the Unexpected: The Amazing Story of Afghan Wireless

How to Achieve the Unexpected: The Amazing Story of Afghan Wireless

As the first mobile phone provider in Afghanistan, Afghan Wireless has played a leading role in establishing the nation’s wireless network. In the early 2000s, Afghanistan’s 27 million people shared approximately 20,000 working telephone lines, very few of which could place international calls. The majority of Afghans did not own or have convenient access to… Read More…