PM Modi to attend India-Nordic summit, will visit France today
The Prime Ministers of Denmark, Iceland, Finland, Sweden and Norway will participate in the second India-Nordic summit in 2018 after the first summit held in Stockholm, Sweden.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on Europe tour. On this three-day visit, Prime Minister Modi will go to France today after Germany and Denmark. During the last day of his 3-day visit to Europe, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the second India-Nordic summit in Denmark before heading to Paris to meet newly elected President Emmanuel Macron.
PM Modi, in his departure statement before starting the three-day visit, had said, "The conference will focus on topics such as post-pandemic economic recovery, climate change, innovation and technology, renewable energy, international security issues and the Indo-Nordic and Arctic." Will give cooperation in the field. PM Modi said that he will also meet leaders of other Nordic countries on the sidelines of the summit and discuss India's bilateral ties with them. During his visit, PM Modi also met business leaders from Germany and Denmark.
The Indian Prime Minister also addressed the Indian community in Berlin where he spoke about the achievements of his government, particularly in the area of integrating technology with governance.
According to a statement by the Ministry of External Affairs, more than 1000 members of the Indian community of students, researchers, professionals and business persons in Denmark participated in the event. On the second day of his visit, PM Modi attended a dinner hosted by Queen Margaret II at Amalienborg Palace in Copenhagen, which was the last item on his agenda.