ISLAMABAD  - Federal Minister for Finance Senator Ishaq Dar here on Friday chaired meeting of the Committee associated with China-Pakistan Economic Corridor Power Projects.

The Committee was of the view that framework of investment in the power sector under the current power policy provides adequate guarantees for domestic and foreign investors on the basis of a level playing field. Pakistan will also welcome Chinese investors for projects in the proposed Pak-China Economic Corridor such as Railways and Highways.

He added that meeting the energy requirements of the country was one of the top priorities of the PML-N Government. Safeguarding the investment by foreign companies similarly was the hallmark of its economic policies. “We shall continue to follow investor friendly policies”, the Minister said, adding that energy projects were the prime feature of Pak-China Corridor and would be facilitated in every possible manner.

Minister for Planning & Development, Ahsan Iqbal, Secretary to PM, Javaid Aslam, Secretary Finnace, Dr Waqar Masood, Secretary Planning and Development, Hassan Nawaz Tarar, Additional Secretary Finance, Shahid Mahmood and Additional Secretary P&D Rizwan Bashir attended the meeting.