The Indian Ambassador to Russia spoke about the nearest plans and long-term projects.The Indian Ambassador to Russia spoke about the nearest plans and long-term projects.
Pankaj Saran answered the main questions concerning the relations between the two countries in his interview to the news Agency Speaking about economic relations, the Ambassador highlighted the key prospective areas of future cooperation such as Agriculture, Forest Industry, Fertilizers, Mineral Resources, Gold mining, Diamond Industry, Civil Aviation and others. "We also would like to cooperate in the spheres of transport and logistics and invite Russian companies to take part in the construction of industrial corridors in India."
In addition to the annual summit,which will be held in October in India this year, a number of important meetings and events are expected. "The leaders of India and Russia will also be meeting in various multilateral forums such as G-20, SCO, BRICS and East Asia Summit. The first India-Russia Innovation and Start-up Summit is also expected to take place this year. Apart from these, we will launch the Strategic Economic Dialogue between the Ministry of Economic Development of Russia and the NITI (National Institution for Transforming India) Aayog. This is a new initiative which was agreed upon during the summit meeting in May."-said the politician. Regarding the contracts of the two countries in the sphere of PTS, the Indian side intends to comply with all previously reached agreements.