India-EU Summit will strengthen economic linkages with Europe: PM

The PM is slated to take part in the India-EU Summit at 4:30 PM today

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Prime Minister Modi is likely to discuss trade and investment at the summit to resume negotiations on bilateral trade. Photo: ANI/Twitter

Ahead of the India-EU Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday (July 15) said the dialogue will further strengthen New Delhi’s economic as well as cultural linkages with Europe.

After 13 years of negotiations, India and the European Union on Tuesday sealed a civil nuclear cooperation agreement.

The deal came through a day ahead of their virtual summit which is aimed at further broadbasing ties on a range of areas including trade, investment, and defence.

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“Will take part in the India-EU Summit at 4:30 PM today. I am confident this Summit will further strengthen our economic as well as cultural linkages with Europe,” the prime minister tweeted.

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