Narendra Modi in Singapore: PM meets Mike Pence on sidelines Fintech Summit, delivers keynote address at event

Narendra Modi Modi began his two-day visit to Singapore where he will also attend the East Asia Summit, an ASEAN-India informal meet, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership summit.

FP Staff February 23, 2019 15:17:37 IST
Narendra Modi in Singapore: PM meets Mike Pence on sidelines Fintech Summit, delivers keynote address at event
Narendra Modi in Singapore PM meets Mike Pence on sidelines Fintech Summit delivers keynote address at event

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Singapore on Wednesday (14 November 2018) as part of his two-day visit to the country. He was welcomed by several dignitaries upon his arrival. Twitter/@PIB_India

Narendra Modi in Singapore PM meets Mike Pence on sidelines Fintech Summit delivers keynote address at event

During his two day visit, Modi attended the East Asia Summit, an ASEAN-India informal meet, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership summit. Modi was welcomed by the Indian diaspora as well. Twitter/@PIB_India

Narendra Modi in Singapore PM meets Mike Pence on sidelines Fintech Summit delivers keynote address at event

Modi delivered a key note address at the Singapore Fintech Summit and praised digital transactions and needs of digital economy. Twitter/PIB_India

Narendra Modi in Singapore PM meets Mike Pence on sidelines Fintech Summit delivers keynote address at event
After his address, Modi launched APIX (Application Programming Interface Exchange), a global fintech platform with Singapore's deputy prime minister T Shanmugaratnam. Twitter/@PIB_India
Narendra Modi in Singapore PM meets Mike Pence on sidelines Fintech Summit delivers keynote address at event

On the sidelines of the East Asia Summit, Modi met Singapore prime minister Lee Hsien Loong and discussed cooperation in financial technology, enhanced connectivity and regional economic integration. Twitter/@PIB_India

Narendra Modi in Singapore PM meets Mike Pence on sidelines Fintech Summit delivers keynote address at event

Modi also met US vice president Mike Pence on the sidelines of the East Asia Summit. The leaders discussed all aspects of global strategic partnership based on growing convergence of interests on regional and global issues. Twitter/@PIB_India

Narendra Modi in Singapore PM meets Mike Pence on sidelines Fintech Summit delivers keynote address at event

Both the leaders held bilateral talks on defence co-operation and a common vision for maintaining a free and open Indo-Pacific. Twitter/@PIB_India

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