Energy trade between Central and South Asia gets $526m boost

The World Bank has approved a grant worth $526.5 million (£316.5m) for a project that will enable energy trade between Central Asia and South Asia. The funding will help finance the Central Asia South Asia Electricity Transmission and Trade Project (CASA-1000) for four countries – Afghanistan, Kyrgyz Republic, Pakistan and Tajikistan. The CASA-1000 project will […]