Connectivity via rail to bring development in region, says Sheikh Rasheed


ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rasheed has said Pakistan Railways is ensuring steps that will connect the region and would help the development projects to complete conveniently and in less time, local media reported.

He expressed this while talking to Japanese Ambassador Kuninori Matsuda in Islamabad.

He further said that under his supervision Pakistan Railways is completing Quetta-Taftan rail network.

While talking to the ambassador, he also invited Japan to invest in Pakistan Railways and its projects and in return Pakistan can benefit from Japanese technology.

The Japanese ambassador said his country is ready to become partner in Pakistan Railways and new projects will help to bring more modern technology.

He further said there is great potential to enhance trade and economic relations between Pakistan and Japan.