Meeting with Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, at Prime Minister’s House, Islamabad, 12 Sept 2022

Once again pretty big move on Finland – Pakistan level in Islamabad earlier this week. Mr. Wille Eerola, Hon. Consul General of Pakistan in Finland, Chairman of Finland Pakistan Business Council (FPBC) and Mr. Hassan Raza, Co-Chairman of FPBC, lead one of the biggest ever delegation of Finnish companies to meet with the Prime Minister of Pakistan, as well as all the leading members of his Cabinet.

“Energy is one of the Pakistan’s biggest issues now and in the future. Finnish companies are really the tops ones bringing the best knowledge for a sustainable future. We all know that the deadline for changes in the energy production is already here, and I’m happy to see that there are clear signs of mutual cooperation now”, HCG Wille Eerola stated.

Meeting at Ministry of Energy, Power Department, hosted by Eng. Mr. Khurram Dastgir Khan, Ministry of Power.

We want to thank the Prime Minister’s Office, Ministry of Power, Ministry of Petroleum, Ministry of Production and Industries, Board of Investment for your valuable time and hospitality. Thank you all Finnish companies Wärtsilä, Valmet, Biovoima and strong Pakistani partners and clients Gul Ahmed Power and TPL Corporation.

And our special thanks to Mr. Hannu Ripatti, just appointed Ambassador of Finland to Pakistan for your time with the delegation, and H.E. Zahoor Ahmed, Ambassador of Pakistan to Finland and Sweden, and whole Embassy team for your support.

Mr. Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, former Prime Minister of Pakistan, Chairman of Energy Task Force and Eng. Mr. Khurram Dastgir Khan, Ministry of Energy, Power Division participated the talks about Pakistan’s energy environment in the future, lead by the representatives Wärtsilä Corporation.