PR No. 162Italian Trade Commissioner Calls On Minister For Water And PowerIslamabad: December 16, 2015

Mr. Riccardo Monti, Italian Trade Commissioner called on Kh. Muhammad Asif, Federal Minister for Water & Power here in his office in Islamabad.

They discussed cooperation in the field of auto sector, infrastructure development, energy sector and defense.

It was apprised that the Italian have great capacity in  renewable energy mainly in solar energy and hydra power. They officers their services to the People of Pakistan to harness the energy issue.

Speaking on the occasion, The Minister said that Pakistan would get benefit from the experiences of the Italian scientist particularly in energy and environmental protection

Both the side  agreed that for the environmental protection, environmental engineering may popularized in Pakistan as unfortunately Pakistan have done  almost nothing for the  treatment of industrial and municipal waters.

They also agreed that joint working groups might be constituted to explore the feasible avenues in cooperation of various sectors which have social economics significance in the country.