Karachi, October 09, 2013 (PPI-OT): The Sindh Government and Turkish Government agreed to exchange more business oriented delegations to enhance trade volume among them. This was discussed and decided during meeting of H.E Mr. Bobur Girgin, newly designated Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey, who called on Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah at C.M House today. The Consul General of Turkey at Karachi was also present during the meeting.
Talking to Mr. Bobur Girgin, the Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah said that we here have lot of untapped resources which are yet to be utilized. He said that Sindh Government was very keen to have alternate energy power as such a 50 megawatt wind power project has already been awarded to a Turkish company, that according to him has promised to enhance its capacity up to 100 M.W. besides we have huge reserves of qualitative coal and we have planned to use these resources for generation of electricity, the Chief Minister added.
The Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah invited the entrepreneur (industrialist) of Turkey for their investment here at Sindh for the betterment of people of Sindh and their country. The Chief Minister also expressed gratitude for resources and relief that was provided by the Prime Minister of Turkey for the flood effected of Sindh Province.
He said that the Turkey Prime Minister visited Pakistan in difficult time, and he visited flood affected areas of Sindh, even addressed the Public gathering and announced a big housing project for the flood affected (Shelter less) people. He said that the project is completed and the allotment to the most affected people will be made purely on merit basis.
H.E Mr. Bobur Girgin, newly designated Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey, while talking to the Chief Minister Sindh expressed his interest in the development of economic and social relationship.
He said that the Businessmen of Turkey are very much interested to increase the volume of trade with Pakistan and its provinces like Sindh. He agreed for exchanging business delegations and bringing investment from his century to Sindh to exploit the untapped resources.
Later, the Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah presented traditional gifts of Sindhi Caps and Ajraks and a set of books on the history of Sindh/ Mohen-Jo-Deri to H.E Mr. Bobur Girgin designated Ambassador of Turkey.
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