PM Modi in UAE: 5 key agreements signed in presence of PM and Crown Prince
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan led delegation level talks in the UAE capital, as a part of the bilateral meeting.
5 government-to-government MoUs between India and UAE have been signed in the presence of PM Narendra Modi and the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan after the delegation level talks, reports ANI.
The MoUs are related to energy sector, railways, manpower and financial services.
First Indian PM to speak from Royal box
Prime Minister will be speaking from the royal box in Sultan Qaboos stadium. Royal box is used by his majesty Sultan Qaboos only and Modi will be the first visiting dignitary who is being given an honour of addressing the community from the box.
PM Modi presented Literature on temple
Members of Committee of the temple which will be inaugurated by PM Narendra Modi presented literature on temple to PM Modi and the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan in Abu Dhabi.
PM Modi receives ceremonial welcome in Abu Dhabi
Modi on Saturday arrived in UAE from Jordan on the second leg of his three-nation tour, was received by Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and other members of the Royal family at the airport.
"Reached UAE. This visit includes a wide range of programmes which will have a positive impact on India-UAE ties. I thank HH Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan for the special gesture of receiving me," Modi tweeted.
"We warmly welcome our state guest and valued friend, the Indian Prime Minister H.E.@narendramodi to the UAE.
His visit reflects our longstanding historical ties and is testament to our friendly bilateral relationship," Mohammed Bin Zayed tweeted separately.
Soon after his arrival, Prime Minister Modi left for the presidential palace for a meeting with the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Mohammed Bin Zayed.
Modi, who is here on his second visit to the UAE since 2015, has several meetings lined up in the evening and will also attend a banquet in the UAE capital.
Modi is scheduled to address the Indian community on Sunday in Dubai after witnessing the groundbreaking ceremony of a temple in Abu Dhabi.
Prime Minister Modi will also deliver a keynote address at the World Government Summit in Dubai where India is a guest of honour this year. On the first led of his trip, Modi travelled to Ramallah, becoming the Indian prime minister to make an official visit to Palestine. From the UAE, Modi will travel to Oman.