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CASA-1000 Project Joint Working Group Meeting in Almaty


The meetings of the procurement committee and joint working group of Central Asia-South Asia Electricity Transmission and Trade Project (CASA – 1000) were held on May 11 - 12, 2018 in Almaty Kazakhstan.

The meeting which was held by the Secretariat of the CASA-1000 project was attended by the representatives and joint working groups of four countries Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Afghanistan, and Pakistan.


The main issues discussed in the meetings were on progress in the procurement processes of four countries, security measures, OWNERS ENGINEER, legal treaties related to the project, financial conditions of the project and necessary measures taken by the Government of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan towards the implementation of CASA-1000 project.

It is to be noted that on behalf of Afghanistan Mr. Mohammad Gul Khulmi, Deputy Minister of Energy (MEW), Mr. Shafiqullah Shahrani, CASA-1000 Transmission Line National Team Leader (DABS) and Mr. Aminullah Lashkari, CASA-1000 Secretariat’s Country Coordinator for Afghanistan were attended the meeting.