Vladivostok: Today, the Indian Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, had a meeting with Japanese Prime Minister, Shinzo Abe, where they discussed bilateral relations in defence, economy, and security. They also discussed about ways of strengthening trade and cultural relations between the two countries.
Narendra Modi tweeted, “Delighted to meet PM Abe Shinzo in Vladivostok. We had in-depth discussions on a wide range of subjects, particularly bettering trade and cultural relations between our nations. Our countries are also working together on various global forums to create a better planet.”
This is the third meeting between Modi and Abe in three months after the leaders earlier met at the G-20 Summit and also at the G7 Summit.
The External Ministry Spokesperson, Raveesh Kumar, tweeted, “A global partnership reinforced by robust bilateral ties. PM Narendra Modi met with PM Shinzo Abe on the margins of 5th EEF in Vladivostok. Discussed deepening multi-faceted ties in economic, defense and security, start-up and 5G areas and exchanged views on regional situation.”
Narendra Modi is on a two day visit to Russia to participate in the 20th India-Russia annual bilateral summit and also the East Economic Forum.