On the sidelines of the UNGA, PM Modi held bookstall meetings with several world leaders in New York.
Meeting with Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani of Qatar:
PM Modi had a good meeting with Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani of Qatar. The leaders discussed stepping up bilateral cooperation and matters if regional and global importance.
On the sidelines of the @UN session, PM @narendramodi meets Sheikh @TamimBinHamad, the Amir of Qatar.— PMO India (@PMOIndia) September 23, 2019
Both leaders are reviewing the full range of ties between India and Qatar
The Amir of Qatar also highlights PM Modi’s efforts to make Yoga more popular globally. pic.twitter.com/8yGaJoXyFu
Talks with President of Niger:
A friend from the heart of Africa.
PM Modi met with President of Niger, Issoufou Mahamadou on the margins of UNGA. Solar energy, agriculture and counter terrorism measures came up for discussion during the meeting.
Engaging with a valued African friend.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 24, 2019
Had fruitful talks with President @IssoufouMhm.
We held deliberations on furthering economic and people-to-people cooperation between India and Niger. @PresidenceNiger pic.twitter.com/YblUMFDEWk
Talks with the UNICEF Chief:
Ms. Henrietta Fore, UNICEF Chief called on PM Narendra Modi on the margins of UNGA. The Prime Minister underlined the efforts made by the Government towards health and nutrition of children in India.
Met @unicefchief Ms. Henrietta Fore in New York. Talked about the steps being taken by the Government of India towards ensuring that children get access to good quality healthcare and adequate nutrition. pic.twitter.com/fuB00Yf0AO— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 24, 2019
Discussions with Italian PM Guiseppe Conte
Underscoring common synergies PM Modi met Italian PM Giuseppe Conte on the margins of the UNGA and discussed strengthening of bilateral ties, especially in trade & investment. Cooperation in the defence sector too came up for discussion.
Happy to have met PM @GiuseppeConteIT. We discussed strengthening existing areas of cooperation and exploring newer areas where our nations can cooperate.— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 24, 2019
India and Italy will continue working together for better trade and cultural relations. pic.twitter.com/UEr7DktJxD
Meeting with the Maldives President:
PM Narendra Modi met Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih and exchanged views on how to give further impetus to India-Maldives relations.
Productive meeting with President Geingob of Namibia:
PM Modi held a productive being with President Hage Geingob of Namibia. The leaders discussed about expanding bilateral cooperation in various spheres.
Nurturing friendship with Namibia.— PMO India (@PMOIndia) September 24, 2019
President Hage Geingob and PM @narendramodi had extensive discussions to enhance bilateral relations between the two nations. This includes improving economic partnerships and better trade ties. pic.twitter.com/bNwovirRuj