Union minister Anurag Singh Thakur on Thursday acknowledged India is launch for stronger trade and funding with the European Union (EU). Portugal’s Minister of Notify for Internationalization Eurico Brilhante Dias referred to as on Thakur sooner than the fifth Joint Economic Fee India-Portugal meeting in Delhi.
The meeting would focus on the continuing negotiation course of of trade and funding agreements between India and the EU, the Finance Ministry acknowledged in a chain of tweets.
“Indian and Portuguese High Ministers portion a particular bond and each nations occupy sturdy ties. India welcomes and is launch for trade and funding with the EU,” Thakur, the Minister of Notify for Finance, acknowledged.
Portugal is a member of the EU that contains 27 nations.
The negotiations between India and the EU on a free trade agreement occupy been stalled since Would perchance well 2013, when every facet failed to bridge extensive gaps on critical points, collectively with recordsdata safety establish for the IT sector. The negotiations had been launched in June 2007.
The EU-India annual summit is anticipated to be held later this one year.
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