China intends to invest in coal-fired power projects in Afghanistan: DABS



China’s Chamber of Commerce representative has met with Mohammad Hanif Hamza, the CEO of Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat in Kabul to discuss investment in the energy sector in the country.

DABS said in a series of tweets on Thursday that China intends to invest in the production of 500 megawatts of electricity from coal in Afghanistan.

The Chinese official said China has experience in producing electricity from coal in eleven countries around the world, and that they are ready to install technical equipment and teams in Afghanistan.

Hamza said that the joint technical delegations of both sides will discuss and exchange opinions on all matters and then they will present the results to the leadership of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan.

The head of DABS has assured the representative of China that they are ready to cooperate in providing any facility for investment in the electricity production sector in Afghanistan.—Ariana news