Narendra Modi holds bilateral talks with Sultan of Oman, addresses Indian diaspora [Photos]

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held wide-ranging talks with the Sultan of Oman as the two sides signed eight agreements, including pacts on cooperation in the field of defence, health and tourism

FP Staff February 12, 2018 11:44:54 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held wide-ranging talks with the Sultan of Oman as the two sides signed eight agreements, including pacts on cooperation in the field of defence, health and tourism. PTI
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday held wide-ranging talks with the Sultan of Oman as the two sides signed eight agreements, including pacts on cooperation in the field of defence, health and tourism. PTI
Modi arrived from Dubai on the last leg of his three-nation tour, led delegation-level talks with Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said and discussed measures to strengthen cooperation in trade and investment, energy, defence, security, food security and regional issues. Twitter@narendramodi
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Modi arrived from Dubai on the last leg of his three-nation tour, led delegation-level talks with Sultan Qaboos bin Said al Said and discussed measures to strengthen cooperation in trade and investment, energy, defence, security, food security and regional issues. Twitter@narendramodi
After the talks, the two sides signed eight agreements, including an MoU on legal and judicial cooperation in civil and commercial matters. Twitter@narendramodi
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After the talks, the two sides signed eight agreements, including an MoU on legal and judicial cooperation in civil and commercial matters. Twitter@narendramodi
The duo also signed an agreement on mutual visa exemption for holders of diplomatic, special, service and official passports and an MoU on cooperation in the field of health, tourism and peaceful uses of outer space. PTI
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The duo also signed an agreement on mutual visa exemption for holders of diplomatic, special, service and official passports and an MoU on cooperation in the field of health, tourism and peaceful uses of outer space. PTI
The prime minister addressed the Indian diaspora at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Oman's capital early on Sunday. He said India-Oman ties have always remained strong despite the ups and downs in the political environment in both the countries. Twitter@narendramodi
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The prime minister addressed the Indian diaspora at the Sultan Qaboos Sports Complex in Oman's capital early on Sunday. He said India-Oman ties have always remained strong despite the ups and downs in the political environment in both the countries. Twitter@narendramodi
Modi also said the Indian diaspora has played an essential role in strengthening these ties. India and Oman have thriving links rooted in centuries old people-to-people exchanges. Twitter@narendramodi
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Modi also said the Indian diaspora has played an essential role in strengthening these ties. India and Oman have thriving links rooted in centuries old people-to-people exchanges. Twitter@narendramodi
More than nine million Indians work and live in the Gulf region. In Oman, they constitute the largest expatriate community. Twitter@narendramodi
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More than nine million Indians work and live in the Gulf region. In Oman, they constitute the largest expatriate community. Twitter@narendramodi
During his two-day visit, Modi will also meet deputy prime minister for the Council of Ministers Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said and deputy prime minister for International Relations and Cooperation Affairs Sayyid Asa'ad bin Tariq Al Said. PTI
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During his two-day visit, Modi will also meet deputy prime minister for the Council of Ministers Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said and deputy prime minister for International Relations and Cooperation Affairs Sayyid Asa'ad bin Tariq Al Said. PTI