International organisation, ‘Emerging Markets, has declared Pakistan the best infrastructure development country of South Asia.
Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United States Jalil Abbas Jilani received an award in this regard on behalf of Planning Minister Ahsan Iqbal at a ceremony in Washington.
The award has been given to Pakistan for launching various mega projects, including China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, Liquefied Natural Gas Pipeline, Lahore to Karachi railway line, power generation plants and industrial zones.
The organisation has also described Pakistan as an attractive country for investment in energy and transport projects under infrastructure development. -NNI