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All Party Japanese MPs Delegation Visits India
Jul 02, 2014

Japan and Singapore have evinced keen interest to further strengthen cooperation with India in the backdrop of the decisive mandate that the people of India gave to new government in the recent general elections. 

An all Party delegation of Members of House of Representatives of Japan’s Parliament lead by Ichiro Aisawa held wide ranging discussions on bilateral ties and the scope for further improvement of the same. Ichiro Aisawa who is also the Chairman of the Standing Committee on rules and administration of the House of Representatives said that since India’s growth momentum is expected from urban related projects, Japanese government and private companies are keen in participating in such projects in an appropriate manner. 


India always supported increased and strategic partnership with Japan and the present Indian government would give special focus to cooperation with Japan in various sectors. India would like to benefit from their expertise and technology in urban related technologies and disaster management. 


Singapore High Commissioner Thuan Kuan also conveyed his country’s keenness to further scale up bilateral cooperation in various sectors. He noted that ‘India is now like a fast train and everyone wants to get in’. He informed that Foreign Minister of Singapore would be visiting India next soon for discussions in cooperation in various sectors including urban development.

 


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