Ja­pan to in­vest $850 mil­lion in Lakhra Project

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IS­LAM­ABAD: The Ja­panese govern­ment has ex­pressed its will­ing­ness to in­vest 850 mil­lion dol­lars in Lakhra coal project in Pak­istan.

This was stated by Ja­panese Am­bas­sador Hiroshi Ino­mata in a meet­ing with Fi­nance Min­is­ter Ishaq Dar in Is­lam­abad.

He said that his coun­try would also pro­vide as­sis­tance to Pak­istan in en­ergy con­ser­va­tion, wa­ter sup­ply sys­tem in La­hore and se­cu­rity im­prove­ment sys­tem at Karachi port.

He af­firmed strong in­ter­est of Ja­panese in­vestors in var­i­ous projects in Pak­istan.

Fi­nance Min­is­ter Ishaq Dar said that dif­fer­ent au­to­mo­bile com­pa­nies of Ja­pan were plan­ning to en­hance their in­vest­ment in Pak­istan. -NNI

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