quad (QUAD) Prime Minister Narendra Modi before the Leaders Summit (PM Modi) his Australian counterpart Scott Morrison in Washington on Thursday (Scott Morrison) met with. The two leaders have met several times on the sidelines of various international conferences. Earlier, PM Morrison had visited Australia, UK and US. (AUKUS) PM Modi was also called to inform about the plan to go ahead with the alliance. On 15 September, the two leaders also had a telephonic conversation, in which the two leaders reviewed progress in the Comprehensive Strategic Partnership between India and Australia, including the recent 2 2 talks.
Advancing friendship with Australia.
PM @ScottMorrisonMP held talks with PM @narendramodi. They discussed a wide range of subjects aimed at deepening economic and people-to-people linkages between India and Australia. pic.twitter.com/zTcB00Kb6q
— PMO India (@PMOIndia) September 23, 2021
Earlier today, PM Modi met five global CEOs for potential investments in India. The Prime Minister interacted with Qualcomm CEO Cristiano R. Amon and discussed a range of issues including electronics and measures to strengthen the innovation ecosystem.
The Prime Minister also met Vivek Lal, CEO, General Atomics and discussed the use of emerging technologies to advance defense manufacturing. He also met Adobe Chairman Shantanu Narain.
These talks were part of a series of meetings that Prime Minister Modi had with select heads of corporates that have the potential to make significant investments in India.
Earlier on Wednesday, Prime Minister Modi reached Washington for his much-loved US visit.
Biden will host PM Modi at the White House on 24 September. This is going to be the first in-person meeting between the two leaders since Biden took office as US President on January 20.
Biden will host the Quad Leaders Summit in person for the first time, which will be attended by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga.