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Modi holds bilateral meetings with PMs of Finland, Denmark, Iceland and Norway

Press Trust of India  |  Stockholm 

today held bilateral meetings with his counterparts from Finland, Denmark, and and discussed ways to enhance ties with these in key areas such as trade and investment, and

Modi met the leaders of the four on the sidelines of the India-Nordic Summit here.

Modi met Danish and held talks on renewing and enhancing cooperation. The two leaders expressed their mutual desire to take the relationship forward, said.

After the bilateral meeting between Modi and Rasmussen, documents were exchanged between the two sides in areas of animal husbandry, dairying and urban development.

Modi also had an "excellent meeting" with his Finnish counterpart The two leaders discussed enhancing cooperation in trade and investment, renewable energy, space, waste management, and education, Kumar said.

"Fruitful discussions with PM of #@narendramodi in Recalled our first meeting in in 2016 and had concrete negotiations how to promote our co-operation further in energy, space, education," Sipila tweeted after the meeting.

"Furthering India-friendship...Prime Minister @juhasipila and PM @narendramodi had wide-ranging talks on expanding bilateral cooperation in areas such as science and energy," a tweet on the PMO handle said.

Modi also met on the sidelines of the India-Nordic Summit.

"PM urged Icelandic companies to look at as an investment destination in blue economy and and strengthen cooperation in education, tourism and culture," Kumar said of the meeting between the two leaders.

The two leaders reviewed the full range of India-relations during their meeting today, the PMO said.

Later, Modi also met his Norwegian counterpart

"A wonderful meeting between PM @erna_solberg of and PM @narendramodi. values the deep-rooted friendship with Norway," a tweet on the PMO handle said.

Prime Minister Modi had an engaging interaction with on trade and investment, shipping and port-development, blue economy, renewable energy, health, IT and green transport solutions, Kumar said.

Earlier, in the day, Modi held delegation-level talks with his Swedish counterpart on a wide range of issues.

The comprise Denmark, Finland, Iceland, and

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First Published: Tue, April 17 2018. 21:35 IST