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The Union Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley to leave on a five day official visit to United States tomorrow evening to participate in the Spring Meetings of the World Bank & IMF; To Meet President, World Bank and US Treasury Secretary during his stay in Washington; To meet Institutional Investors during his New York visit among others.

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The Union Minister Shri to leave on a five day official visit to United States tomorrow evening to participate in the Spring Meetings of the World & IMF; To Meet President, World and US Treasury Secretary during his stay in Washington; To meet Institutional Investors during his New York visit among others.

The Union Minister for Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs, Shri will leave on a five day official visit to USA tomorrow to participate in the Spring Meetings of the World and International Monetary Fund (IMF). The Minister will leave tomorrow evening i.e., 19th April, 2017 and will arrive at Washington, USA on early morning on 20th April, 2017. On his arrival, the Minister will be briefed by the Executive Director (Indian Constituency) of World and Executive Director (Indian Constituency) of IMF. In the evening, the Minister is proposed to hold a Meeting with the Editorial Board of Post and later in the evening, he would participate in the dinner hosted by the Heritage Foundation.

The Official Delegation led by the Minister Shri includes among others, Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), Mr. Shaktikanta Das, Chief Economic Adviser (CEA), Dr. Arvind Subramanian and will also be joined by a team of RBI officials led by RBI Governor, Dr. Urijit Patel.

The next day, 21st April, 2017, the Union Minister Shri and RBI Governor, Dr. Urijit Patel will participate in the G-20 Meeting on Financial Sector Development and Regulations and other issues. The Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Shri Shaktikanta Das will also participate in the said meeting. In the afternoon, the Minister along with Governor RBI and Secretary (Economic Affairs) will participate in IMFC Introductory Session on Global Development and Prospects. Thereafter, the Minister and RBI Governor will participate in IMFC Session on Early Warning Exercise. In the evening, the Minister along with Secretary (Economic Affairs) will hold a meeting with the CEOs. Thereafter, the Minister will attend a dinner hosted in his reception by the Ambassador of India in USA.

On 22nd April, 2017, the Minister Shri will participate in IMFC restricted Breakfast Session and thereafter, will participate in the IMFC Plenary Session along with Governor RBI and Secretary (Economic Affairs) among others. Thereafter, the Minister will hold a meeting with his US counterpart and US Secretary of Treasury. In the afternoon, the Minister will participate in the Development Committee Plenary Meeting of the World In the evening, the Minister will hold meetings with his Bangladesh counterpart and will also have a meeting with the President, World

On Sunday, 23rd April, 2017 the Minister and Secretary ((Economic Affairs) will leave for New York and later in the evening, will participate in the dinner hosted by the President FICCI. On Monday, 24th April, 2017, the Minister will hold interaction with Council for Foreign Relations in the morning, followed by a meeting with Institutional Investors and a luncheon meeting with Long Term Investors. The Minister is supposed to meet the Editorial Board of New York Times before leaving for Moscow in the evening on 24th April, 2017.

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