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अंग्रेज़ी सीखने का अवसर (कक्षा प्रारंभ : 5 अक्तूबर, शाम 6 से 8)
Third India-China Strategic Econimic Dialouge
Mar 20, 2014

India and China held their third round of the strategic economic dialogue in Bejing on 18 March focusing on collaboration in a number of areas, including railways and information technology. 

Ahead of the talks, five working groups covering different areas finalised the details for the high-level economic and trade dialogue between the two countries. The working groups covered areas like infrastructure, mainly the railways and operationalise the agreement for service centres to be set up in India for Chinese power equipment, environment and resources protection, water management and policy coordination, collaboration on planning and urbanisation, cooperation in high technology including the IT sector. 

The working group on infrastructure focused discussions to work out collaboration in strengthening the existing tracks in India to increase speed of the trains. Thetalks were centred on high speed tracks rather than high speed trains in which China has developed expertise in recent years. 

The two sides also discussed collaboration on improving heavy haul and redevelopment of the railway stations. Present global economic situation, cooperation in international monetary and financial systems, global commodity markets, sustainable development and climate change were also figured in the discussion.

The Indian side at the talks was headed by deputy chairman of the Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia while Xu Shaoshi, chairman of the National Reforms Development Commission led the Chinese delegation.

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