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India is expanding participation in the EEF-2019

4 Feb 2019 Russia India EEF
Alexander Kozlov Minister for the Development of the Far East and Ambassador of India to Russia Venkatesh Varma met in Moscow.
The ambassador spoke about the plans of the Indian government during the conversation: “This is a very important year for India in the Russian Far East. Vladimir Putin invited the Prime Minister of India, Mr. Narendra Modi, to take part as the main guest of the EEF, the country will hold elections. But, despite everything, we are already beginning to prepare and expect India to take an active part in the Eastern Economic Forum. "
Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation and Presidential Plenipotentiary Envoy to the Far Eastern Federal DistrictYury Trutnev before this also spoke about India’s plans: "I know that India is planning to significantly increase its participation, they have entered into the investment process. For us, this is important."
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