ISLAMABAD (Staff Report) – Pakistan and China have signed an agreement to build a coal-fired power plant near the Bin Qasim port in Karachi.

The agreement has been signed between China’s state-owned Harbin Electric Corporation and Pakistan Siddiqsons Energy.

The power plant will have a capacity to produce 350 MW electricity. The work on plant will start in July this year, which will be completed in 31 months.