Prime Minister's Office05-February, 2015 16:49 IST
Mr. Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development of France, calls on PM


Mr. Laurent Fabius, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Development of France called on the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi today.

Prime Minister Modi conveyed condolences to the victims of recent terror attacks in France, and expressed India’s solidarity with the people of France.

Recalling his meeting with President Hollande on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in Brisbane last year, Prime Minister Modi said that he is looking forward to his visit to France in April.

Prime Minister Modi invited French companies to take advantage of India’s “Make in India” programme in various sectors, especially in view of the liberalized FDI regime in India.

Prime Minister Modi and Mr. Fabius discussed key areas of bilateral cooperation, including Space, Defence, Railways, Smart Cities, Tourism, Sustainable Development, Energy and Climate Change. Prime Minister Modi said that he looked forward to a positive outcome on the Paris Conference on Climate Change in December 2015.

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(Release ID :115202)