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Korea keen to help in water, power projects

Ambassador of South Korea to Pakistan Choong Joo Choi Friday called on the Pakistan Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) chairman Syed Raghib Abbas Shah on Friday and discussed with him the ways and means to enhance cooperation among Korean firms and Wapda in water and hydropower sectors.

The chairman said Wapda is implementing a comprehensive plan for optimal utilisation of the water and hydropower resources in view of increasing needs of water and electricity in the country.

Apprising the ambassador of more than 20 projects with cumulative power generation capacity of 20,000MW low-cost electricity and water storage capacity of about 12 million acre feet, he said these projects offer excellent investment opportunities to foreign and local firms.

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