Pakistan and Malaysia signed an Inter-Governmental Agreement on supply of LNG in Islamabad on Thursday.
The agreement was signed by Secretary Petroleum Division Sikandar Sultan Raja from Pakistan side while Deputy Minister Dato Sri Devamany S. Krishnasamy signed the agreement on behalf of Malaysian government.
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi also witnessed the signing ceremony.
Congratulating the both sides for finalization of the agreement, the Prime Minister said that this agreement will further strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries.
The Prime Minister said that the government has worked tirelessly to overcome energy crisis and LNG terminals have been established in record period.
He said that continuous gas supply is vital for domestic and industrial consumers.
Deputy Minister in the Prime Minister's Department of Malaysia, Dato Sri Devamany S. Krishnasamy reiterated that cooperation between Malaysia and Pakistan would continue in the energy sector.