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Prabhu meets Argentina President, other leaders during WTO Ministerial Conference

NetIndian News Network

New Delhi, December 13, 2017

Minister for Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu held a number of bilateral meetings during the ongoing World Trade Organisation (WTO) Ministerial Conference in Buenos Aires.
Mr Prabhu called on Argentina President Mauricio Macri here yesterday. The two leaders held discussions on a wide range of issues of bilateral cooperation, an official release said.
The Minister also met the Minister of Economic Affairs, Education and Research of Switzerland Johann N Schneider-Amman. They discussed issues related to bilateral relations and ongoing negotiations on the India-EFTA.
Mr Prabhu also met the Argentinian Minister for Foreign Affairs Jorge Faurie. The talks covered bilateral matters encompassing political, economic, scientific and technological cooperation.
Participating in the Business Forum: Plenary Session on Trade and Agriculture: ‘Promoting Food Security,’ he emphasised the issue of food and nutrition security for India’s population.