“My France, Germany & Canada visit is centred around supporting India’s economic agenda & creating jobs for our youth,” tweets Modi.
By Siva Sivapragasam
India’s dynamic Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Canada next month (April) as a part of his European tour to France and Germany.
“My France, Germany & Canada visit is centred around supporting India’s economic agenda & creating jobs for our youth,” he tweeted ahead of his three-nation tour from April 9 to 16.
He will be visiting Canada in the third and last leg of an eight-day tour.Prime Minister Stephen Harper announced that Modi will visit Canada from April 14 to 16, 2015, making stops in Toronto, Ottawa and Vancouver.
Prime Minister Modi’s bilateral visit to Canada – his first since taking office – will provide an opportunity for the leaders to reaffirm the close relationship between Canada and India and to discuss ways to further broaden its scope. Increased cooperation in the fields of science and technology, innovation, education, security, counter-terrorism and energy are expected to feature prominently in discussions.
He will be visiting Canada in the third and last leg of the eight-day tour.
“Looking forward to enhancing ties with Canada & interacting with leaders, captains of industry & diaspora in Canada,” Modi tweeted.
Modi also re-tweeted a tweet of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper which said, “Happy to announce Prime Minister of India, @NarendraModi will be visiting Canada this spring.”
Thanking Harper for this, Modi wrote, Thanking Harper for this, Modi wrote, “…Will be wonderful to meet you in Canada.”