ISLAMABAD, Jul 17 (APP):The Ministry of Railways is in the process of renewing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Korea for management training programme, upgradation of tracks, stations and dry ports.

Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed expressed these views during a meeting with Korean Ambassador Kwak Sung-Kyu who called on him at the Ministry of Railways, a senior official told APP.

The minister said the MoU was signed in 2012 between Korea’s Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs and Pakistan’s Ministry of Railways for technical assistance of Multilateral Development Bank. “Now, the ministry is going for its (MoU) renewal from quarters concerned.”