Murad signs MoU with St Petersburg

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister, Syed Murad Ali Shah, has said that Pakistan’s close association with Russia is very important in the emergence of a multipolar world and changing power configurations world-wide and the cooperation between both the countries would bring prosperity to the entire South Asian region.

In the meeting, it was agreed that the Saint Petersburg would provide technical assistance and technology in the treatment of waste water and desalination of sea water. The CM Sindh also invited Saint Petersburg and Russian business community to invest in Thar Coal mining and power generation. He also added that Russians have expertise in ports and shipping sector. The Sindh government is interested to develop Keti Bander ports and jetty, he said. He invited Russian firms to come over and take benefit from business opportunities in Sindh.

Published in Business Recorder, 26th April, 2018