Omani group interested in investing in railway, power projects of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Board of Investment (BoI) on Tuesday has claimed that an Omani group, which is interested in developing railway infrastructure in Pakistan, is ready to invest at least $2.3 billion on the 1,087 Km railway line between Gwadar and Jacobabad. As per officials at the BoI, the disclosure of the foreign group’s intention to invest in the railway project was made during a meeting between them and Federal Minister of BoI Chaudhary Salik Hussain here on Tuesday. The Omani delegation was led by Dr. Anwar Al Balushi Chairman, Al Anvwar Asian Investments LLC, Syed Najam Saeed, CEO RAILCOP and Tauseef Zaman, CEO Bil Pakistan.