Karachi, April 18, 2016 (PPI-OT):A delegation led by Chairperson Sindh Board of investment (SBI) Ms Naheed Memon arrived in Germany last night. Add, C.S P and D Sindh Muhammad Waseem, Finance Secretary Sindh Sohail Rajput, Secretary Energy Sindh Agha Wasif Abbas, Director SBI Abrar Ahmed Shaikh and CEO Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company Shamsuddin Shaikh are in the delegation.
The delegation discussed regarding exploration of coal mines and gas reservoirs in Sindh and to produce the electricity with the help of coal with the head of Coal of German Company e.on /uniper, Mr. Carlos Sacristan and Director Coal and freight Mr. Gustavo Farnandez here in city Dusseldorf in Germany .It was also discussed in the meeting that Sindh Government wanted to work with the said company and to utilize its experience for the purpose of investments in public private partnership sector.
On this occasion Mr. Carlos Sacristan showed his keen interest in the projects regarding the producing electricity through coal in Sindh and said that their company had a vast experience in the exploration of oil and gas. The delegation of Sindh Government also visited the head office of German Company RWE, where the delegation was briefed and informed that RWE was working with Sindh Government and Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company in Thar Coal Power Plant and Mining Project in Block 2, adding that the company wanted to increase the volume of their work and to collaborate with their experience, expertise and technology in Thar coal power plant and the other projects as well.
Chairperson Sindh Board of Investment assured the company regarding provision of all facilities for investment in Sindh and said that the Sindh Government was giving valuable incentives to the international companies for investment in Sindh in energy and other sectors.
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