Minister: (LNG import agreement with Qatar to be finalized this month: Shahid Khaqan)

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that the government is taking solid steps to overcome energy shortage in the country.

In an interview, he said the government has initiated steps to increase gas production in the country. The minister said that the government would import LNG to resolve gas crisis in the country. He expressed the hope that the LNG import agreement with Qatar would be finalized this month.