US Embassy official calls on federal minister Khawaja Asif


Islamabad: A US delegation, headed by Jonathan Pratt, Deputy Chief of US Embassy called on Khawaja Mohammad Asif, Federal Minister for Water and Power here in his office. Areas of mutual interest and cooperation in the field of energy and defense came under discussion.

The delegation apprised the US Embassy official of the ongoing US projects in energy sector. To solve energy issue of Pakistan is one of the top priorities of the US government

The minister assured that the Government of Pakistan would facilitate its business community to participate in the International Energy Conference to be held in the first week of December 2015 in Washington DC.

In the meeting, it was also told that Pakistan has a lot of wind energy potential along the coastal line of Balochistan, which needs to be exploited.