ISLAMABAD – World Economic Forum President Borge Brende on Thursday appreciated Pakistan’s measures to improve its energy situation and offered the WEF platform for effective propagation of the country’s renewable energy policy at international level.

The WEF chief “praised the improved security and energy situation of Pakistan, appreciated new renewable energy policy and offered WEF forum for propagation of policy to reach larger audience,” a Petroleum Division press release said.

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He expressed these views during a meeting with Special Assistant to the Prime Minister (SAPM) on Petroleum Nadeem Babar in Islamabad.

This is the first visit of World Economic Forum President to Pakistan in almost 20 years.