Diplomatic (A delegation of China Gezhouba Groupcalled on PM)

June 22, 2015 Off By Web Desk

Islamabad: A delegation of China Gezhouba Group, led by Chief Financial Officer Mr. Lin Xiaodan called on Prime Minister Mohammad Nawaz Sharif at the PM House here on Tuesday.

The group which is engaged in Sukki Kenari hydel power project also expressed interest in LNG based and coal fired power projects.

The Prime Minister said government is keen to increase power generation in order to meet the demand and reduce load-shedding. He said foreign investors are being encouraged to invest in energy sector.

Federal Minister for Water and Power, Khawaja Mohammad Asif; Secretary to PM, Mr. Javed Aslam; Secretary Water and Power, Mr. Younus Dagha and Chairman WAPDA, Mr. Zafar Mahmood also attended the meeting.