Islamabad: Federal Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Dr. Asim Hussain has said that Pakistan has always welcomed the cooperation extended by Japan in various sectors of the economy. He was talking to H.E. Mr. Hiroshi Oe Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan who called on the Minister today in Islamabad. Secretary Petroleum and Natural Resources Division Mr. Muhammad Ejaz Chaudhry was also present on the occasion.
Dr. Asim Hussain offered his condolences and sympathies to the Japanese Ambassador with the people of Japan that suffered huge loss of life during the recent earthquake and tsunami.
Federal Minister apprised the Japanese Ambassador about the ongoing projects of the oil and gas sector in Pakistan and thanked the Japanese government for its help extended during calamities. He emphasized the need to expand Pakistan – Japan cooperation.
H.E. Mr. Hiroshi Oe Ambassador of Japan to Pakistan thanked the Minister for meeting him and assured that the Government of Japan would extend all possible help in the energy sector and transfer of technology.
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