The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan established Afghan Sat Directorate to provide telecommunication services and television broadcasts to all parts of the country, especially in remote areas.

This directorate is the only government entity that will operate independently in the field of satellite and space technology in the country in the future, which will manage all satellite affairs within the country and have a large share in e-government by having an independent satellite in Afghanistan's space orbit and expanding satellite services, as well as to provide transparent and secure satellite services.

Afghan Sat provides the following services:

Communication services

VSAT connectivity

DTH Broadcast

Data connectivity services

Mobile backhauling

E-Medicine & E-education services