Sharif, Rahmon briefed over CASA-1000 project

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MURREE, Nov 13 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif and Tajikistan’s President Emomali Rahmon on Friday were briefed over the CASA-1000 project for the supply of electricity from Central Asia to Pakistan.
The two leaders agreed on the early implementation of Central
Asia South Asia-1000 project as they met at the Governor’s House of
Murree’s picturesque hills.
Following their one-on-one talks held Thursday in Islamabad,
Prime Minister Sharif and President Rahmon held second round of
exclusive meeting in Murree to discuss bilateral matters.
Later, the two leaders were briefed about the execution of
CASA-1000 project.
Minister-in-waiting Khawaja Asif, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar,
PM’s Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz and PM’s Special
Assistant Tariq Fatemi were present.
From Tajikistan side, Foreign Minister Sirojidin Aslov,
Minister for Internal Affairs Ramazon Rahimzoda and President’s
Assistant on Foreign Affairs Erkinkhon Rakhmatullozoda also joined
the meeting.