PM Modi holds meet with French Prez Macron, German Chancellor

16 November, 2022 | Vaishali Sharma

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On the margins of the G20 conference in Bali, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz today.

On the margins of the G20 conference in Bali, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with German Chancellor Olaf Scholz today. During the meeting, the two leaders addressed numerous themes aimed at strengthening India-Germany cooperation in many sectors, including commerce, finance, and security.

Prime Minister’s Office tweeted, “A fruitful meeting between PM @narendramodi and Chancellor Scholz was held on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in Bali. The talks covered different subjects aimed at furthering India-Germany friendship, particularly in key areas such as trade, finance and security. @Bundeskanzler.”

The two leaders met for the third time this year, according to a statement provided by the Ministry of External Affairs. According to the statement, Modi and Scholz addressed bilateral cooperation between India and Germany, which reached a new chapter with the signature of the Green and Sustainable Development Partnership by the Prime Minister and Chancellor during the Inter-Governmental Consultations (IGC).

On the margins of the G20 conference in Bali, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with Singapore’s counterpart Lee Hsien Loong. During their discussion, the two leaders addressed the enormous potential for expanding ‘India-Singapore collaboration’ in growing fields such as green economy and solar energy.

Narendra Modi and Lee Hsien Loong also spoke about ways to boost trade and cultural linkages between the two nations.

Prime Minister’s Office tweeted, “Prime Ministers @narendramodi and @leehsienloong held talks in Bali. They discussed the immense scope for furthering India-Singapore cooperation in emerging areas like the green economy and solar energy. Ways to enhance trade and cultural linkages were also discussed.”

Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi also held a meeting with French President Emmanuel Macron on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Bali. The two leaders had “fruitful deliberations” on various issues, Prime Minister’s Office said in a tweet. PM Modi and French President Macron discussed how the two nations can strengthen defence ties and boost sustainable growth.

Sharing details regarding Modi’s meeting with Macron, Prime Minister’s Office tweeted, “PM @narendramodi and President @EmmanuelMacron held talks at the @g20org Summit in Bali. They had fruitful deliberations on a variety of subjects. The two leaders discussed how to enhance defence ties, further sustainable growth and increase economic cooperation.”