Chinese company to construct 200,000 low-cost houses in Punjab


A delegation of Meishang International Group Investment Holding Limited of China called on the Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar at CM Office to discuss construction of low cost houses in Punjab. The delegation was led by Group Chairman, Prof Guo Rongzong.

During the meeting the delegation showed its interest for making investment in the construction of low-cost houses for low-income families and to construct 200,000 such houses in Punjab. The delegation was informed about the government’s initiative Naya Pakistan Housing programme which is based on a similar objective. He added that construction of high-rise buildings has been allowed by the Punjab government and hoped that this would boost economic activities.

Director and Overseas Project President Michael Tu, Overseas Project Manager Sean Crawford and Secretary Samuel Li were included in the delegation.

Provincial Housing Minister Mian Mahmood ur Rasheed, Chairman PBIT Sardar Tanvir Ilyas, Chief Secretary, secretaries of housing, P&D and industries departments, CEO PBIT, Secretary Taskforce Atif Mayo and others also attended the meeting.