Hamburg: Ahead of Narendra Modi in G20 Summit, met Chinese Prez Xi Jinping, he also urged pension fund company of Norway to invest in India.
Norwegian pension funds has been suggested to invest in the National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) by PM Modi as India is the hot favourite destination for FDI, right now. On another side, Norway’s Prime Minister Erna Solberg, who gifted him a symbolic football.
Apart of these meets, Modi also had bilateral conversations with South Korean President Moon Jae-in, Italy’s Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni and President of Argentina Mauricio Macri where he discussed various scopes of investments and trade in India.
While talking to Moon Jae, Modi wished him best time for his extended career as a country President. Jae recalled the old memories of both leaders where PM Modi congratulated him on phone and his tweet in Korean Language, saying it was warmly received by the people of South Korea.
They are willing to extend the strategic partnership between both the nations in terms of economic development. India hinted South Korea to participate actively in Make In India, Digital India and Startup India, as stated by Ministry of External Affairs.
The PM welcomed President Moon to visit India at an early date. The welcome was acknowledged, the MEA said. Modi’s talks with Italy’s Prime Minister Gentiloni concentrated on advancing bilateral relations, especially trade and investment and people-to-people ties.
President Solberg on his part welcomed India to take an interest in the Oceans’ Conference on the sidelines of the UNGA.