Iran agrees to build oil refinery at Gwadar
21 February, 2013
After offering funds for gas pipeline Iran has now agreed to build an oil refinery at Gwadar.
Iranian Oil Minister Rustam Ghasemi has positively replied Pakistan's request for constructing oil refinery in Gwadar.
Iranian Oil Minister President Asif Ali Zardari and Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf separately on Wednesday.
PM Ashraf has called the Pak-Iran Gas Pipeline agreement and important development and he also thanked Iran for supplying power to Gwadar.
Iranian Oil Minister said that Iran has completed its share of the work on the gas pipeline and that Iran wants to enhance cooperation with Pakistan in the economic sector.
Iranian Minister has completed his one-day visit to Pakistan and the next round of talk over Pak-Iran gas pipeline and LPG import would be held in Tehran.