Mumbai: Foreign Ministry spokesman Raveesh Kumar said that in the recent development, PM Narendra Modi today mentioned the ‘global issues’ facing the world and highlighted the need to work together to find common solutions.
“Attaching priority to an important confidence-building mechanism. PM Narendra Modi participates at the 14th EAS 2019, his 6th since assuming office. PM outlined global challenges facing the world today and highlighted that the need for working together to find common solutions,” Raveesh Kumar wrote on his Twitter handle.
Attaching priority to an important confidence building mechanism.
PM @narendramodi participates at the 14th #EAS2019, his 6th since assuming office. PM outlined global challenges facing the world today & highlighted that the need for working together to find common solutions. pic.twitter.com/4YIJEe3T2E
— Raveesh Kumar (@MEAIndia) November 4, 2019
The agenda of the East Asia Summit is to review the future direction of East Asia cooperation and exchange views on regional and international issues.
Prime Minister Modi is also scheduled to attend the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) summit where the leaders of the member countries will review the status of negotiations, which are going on in Bangkok.
Modi has also gone to attend several bilateral meetings with Vietnam Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison.