ISLAMABAD- US Ambassador Richard Olson assured Finance Minister, Ishaq Dar that the remaining amount of coalition support fund would soon be released to Pakistan.

US Ambassador called on Finance Minister Ishaq Dar today and exchanged views on matters of mutual cooperation. Ishaq Dar thanked the US government for extending relations with Pakistan during the World Bank board meeting on the matter of WASO hydropower project.

Finance minister said energy is among the top priorities of the government. Finance minister also exchanged views with the US ambassador on 1000 power transmission project and Dia Mir Bhasha dam.

Richard Wilson said that America would continue to forge partnership with Pakistan besides working for peace and stability in the region. He said that his country wanted to upgrade the existing ties with Pakistan in all the sectors of mutual interests. The remaining amount of coalition support fund will be disbursed to Pakistan soon, he assured.