Government plans to secure $2 billion by issuing Bonds

Power and Energy sector has been the prime focus of the government as it is the strongest tool in the development process. The government has plans to issue bonds of $2 billion to be invested in the power and energy sector, according to a statement by Rehman Sobhan, Chairman, CPD at a dialogue titled “Power and Energy Sector: Immediate Issues and Challenges” at the Khazana Gardenia Grand Hall in the capital’s Gulshan.

Government plans to increase the rate of GDP growth to 10% by 2041 with the help of investment of $71 billion in the power and energy sector which is planned to produce 60,000 MW of electricity.

Elvis Gomes