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Dr Jitendra leads India-Norway bilateral Ministerial talks

Post by on Thursday, June 30, 2022

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Lisbon (Portugal), June 29: Union Minister for Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Dr Jitendra Singh Wednesday today led India-Norway bilateral Ministerial talks.
The official spokesperson said that while Dr Jitendra Singh was accompanied by a high-level delegation comprising Secretary and senior officers from different Ministries in the Government of India, the Norway side was represented by a delegation headed by Espen Barth Eide, the Minister for Climate and Environment.
The bilateral, which took place on the side-lines of the ongoing UN Ocean Conference, discussed several issues of mutual interest.
Dr Jitendra Singh and Espen Barth Eide expressed satisfaction over the progress made so far in the5th India-Norway Task Force meet. The two sides also reviewed the dialogue and progress on issues like integrated ocean management, marine pollution, green shipping, ocean based renewable energy etc.
The two Ministers appreciated the ongoing close cooperation between the two countries and hoped that the partnership grows from strength to strength in future.
Dr Jitendra Singh referred to Prime Minister NarendraModi’s meeting with his Norwegian counterpart Jonas Gahr Store in Copenhagen on the side-lines of the 2nd India Nordic Summit last month, where Modi highlighted that Norway's skills and India's scope provided natural complementarities.


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