Shell hints at investing in LNG, renewable sectors


London April 20 (TNS): A delegation of Royal Dutch Shell-led by Ben Van Beurden, Chief Executive Officer called on Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi in London and discussed further investment interest in Pakistan, said a press release issued here on Friday.
The development of Pakistan’s energy sector and in particular the development of Pakistan’s natural gas and LNG was acknowledged by the CEO of Shell. The Shell chief executive informed the prime minister about Shell’s interest in the LNG and renewable energy sectors of Pakistan as well as investments in the more traditional fuels marketing landscape.
The prime minister was appreciative of Shell’s role in the downstream sector of the country and said he was looking forward to Shell’s investment in LNG and renewable sectors. Special Assistant to the Prime Minister Ali Jehangir Siddiqui and Pakistan High Commissioner to the UK Syed Ibne Abbas were also present during the meeting.