Naidu discusses bilateral cooperation in trade, defense with Serbian President
Vice President Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday met Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic and held a fruitful discussion with him on strengthening cooperation in a number of areas, including trade, defense, and IT.
Naidu, who arrived at Belgrade on Friday, was welcomed by Vucic.
The two sides finalized agreements on cooperation in the field of plant health and plant quarantine and a revised Air Services Agreement.
Naidu discusses bilateral cooperation with Serbian President
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"These agreements will contribute to further enhancing bilateral economic ties," Vice President's office tweeted.
The two leaders discussed ways to strengthen economic cooperation and trade to expand the great potential of the partnership between the countries, said Raveesh Kumar, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson.
Earlier, Naidu was accorded a ceremonial welcome by Vucic.
India and Serbia are celebrating 70 years of establishment of diplomatic relations.
External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted about the discussion
New impetus to the partnership that is gaining momentum!Vice President @MVenkaiahNaidu President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic led delegation level talks betwn 2 sides where fruitful discussion on food production,agriculture, pharmaceuticals,defense industry,tourism IT followed. pic.twitter.com/uLDKprM4TT— Raveesh Kumar (@MEAIndia) September 15, 2018
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