CASA 1000 transnational power project operational date announced

CASA 1000 transnational power project operational date announced

RAWALPINDI - Ambassador of Tajikistan link Ismatullo Nasredin Monday said the schedule link Central Asia-South Asia link (CASA 1,000) power project was likely to be fully operational by 2020 link.

He expressed these views during his visit link to the Rawalpindi link Chamber link Of Commerce link and Industry link (RCCI) here.

The envoy said Pakistan link was facing energy shortage link and Tajikistan link was set to supply inexpensive electricity link to Pakistan link in order to congregate its potential energy needs,adding electricity link would be supplied to Pakistan link under CASA-1,000 MW energy project.

He said Tajikistan link attached great importance to relations with Pakistan link and there was a huge potential to transform very cordial political cooperation into economic and trade ties.

He appreciated RCCI's role in promoting trade activities through exhibitions and exchange link of delegations and urged others Chambers to follow the footsteps of RCCI.

The Ambassador said that his country was ready to assist Pakistan link and provide it with all link the necessary support for the development of bilateral economic and trade relations in different areas including hydropower, mining, pharmaceuticals, tourism, light industry link, agriculture link and construction.