The MoU broadly focuses on deepening engagements between business structures of both countries and will work closely especially in the field of IT development, Healthcare, MRO support in the aerospace sector and support the academic institutions by collaborating with the Indian skill sector.
The Libya India Trade Forum was proposed by the Libyan side during November 2021 to be held in Tripoli.
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AN INITIATIVE TO PROMOTE PEACE, HARMONY, & PROSPERITY GLOBALLY
VISIT OF EXTERNAL AFFAIRS MINISTER Dr. S JAISHANKAR TO KUWAIT
The visit of External Affairs Minister, H.E. Dr. S. Jaishankar to Kuwait (9th-11th June 2021) was part of the enhanced political exchange on the 60th anniversary of steady and fruitful diplomatic relations between the two countries. The relation has assumed an unprecedented dimension of trust and care with the mutual pandemic outreach and assistance to each other. The visit was intended to consolidate the attainments of relations so far and expand new areas of mutual cooperation by building bridges of trust and confidence for the security and stability of the region.
INDIAN DIASPORA IN KUWAIT
India and Kuwait savor traditional close-knit ties since time immemorial due to historical trade links, geographical proximity, and cultural ties besides the presence of the Indian diaspora. India is also one of the biggest trading nations of Kuwait and the Gulf nation likewise is a significant supplier of oil to India. The Indian rupee was also the legal tender until 1961 in Kuwait and also the Indo-Kuwaiti trade revolved around textiles, horses, trade, and agricultural goods. Later, the diplomatic ties between the two countries began in 1962 when India was amongst the first nations to recognize the independence of Kuwait.
STRENGTHENING BILATERAL RELATIONSHIP
SIX DECADES OF FRIENDSHIP
INDIA NEEDS TO SHED ITS SOCIALISTIC-ERA FEAR OF PRIVATE SECTOR BIG CORPORATIONS
To become a technologically muscular nation, India needs to shed its socialistic-era fear of private sector big corporations In spite of the fact that service and consumer economy has been a major contributor to India’s GDP, it’s not good enough to meet the rising aspirations of the high-tech digital generation; nor does the service economy enable India to face the complex challenges of national defense, diplomacy, and international trade. Service economy does not create muscle power.
THE CHINESE PLAYBOOK
INFRASTRUCTURAL REVOLUTION GIVES WAY TO NEW GLOBAL POWER
THE AFGHAN CONUNDRUM
On 29 February 2020, the government of the United States and the Taliban signed an agreement in Doha which shall ensure self-determination for Afghanistan.
How Is The Indian Agriculture Sector Managing With The Pandemic And The Farm Laws?
Of late, the agriculture sector has been hugely impacted by the unprecedented conditions caused by the pandemic. Add to this, the twist given by the new farm laws, which have been enacted across the board, though being opposed vociferously by the farmers primarily from Punjab, Haryana, and Uttar Pradesh, which they apprehend that it is a neoliberal move, which they think would lead to the loss of traditional wholesale markets and the corporatization of agriculture. Thus, the situation has become more complex and compounded.
Human Rights In Uzbekistan
Achievements and tasks for the future
A Long-Standing Relationship
India and Kuwait enjoy traditionally warm and friendly relations, rooted in history and sustained people-to-people contact. The year 2020-21 marks the 60th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between two countries. India has been a natural trading partner of Kuwait and until 1961 Indian Rupee was the legal tender in Kuwait. Till the discovery and development of oil, Kuwait’s economy revolved around its fine harbour and maritime activities which included shipbuilding, pearl diving, fishing and voyages to India on wooden dhows carrying dates, Arabian horses and pearls that were traded for wood, cereals, clothes and spices.
The Untold Story Of The Real Heroes Of Benghazi
They survived Benghazi only to become unwitting players in a never-ending scandal. If they have to fight, they’ll fight. But this time it’s to protect their own.
Libya launches COVID-19 vaccination drive
TRIPOLI: Libya on Saturday launched its coronavirus vaccination campaign for the general population in Tripoli, with the elderly and healthcare workers given priority in the conflict-hit North African nation.
Libya fails to hold war criminals accountable: HRW
Council members need to ensure that the court has sufficient means and political backing to do its vital work on behalf of victims of grave abuses, says official
Call for tragic WPC to receive George medal
MURDERED WPC Yvonne Fletcher should be awarded a posthumous George Medal for bravery, Parliament will be told this week.
Libya rescues over 1,500 migrants in a week
TRIPOLI: Libya has rescued more than 1,500 would-be migrants off its west coast in the past week, a non-governmental organisation said.
Libyan rivals swap prisoners as part of truce deal, says UN
UNSMIL says the exchange, supervised by a joint military panel took place in Al Shwayrif, calls on both sides to speed up the implementation of the agreement
US blacklists Libya militia tied to murders, torture
US blacklisted Kaniyat militia and its leader after Russia prevented a UN Security Council committee from imposing sanctions over human rights abuses by the group
Libyan lawmakers hold peace talks in Morocco
Meetings come as delegates resume separate UN-led virtual talks on a selection mechanism for an executive to help lead the country out of the conflict and prepare for elections
My favourite painting Cressida Cowell: St George and the Dragon by Paolo Uccello
John McEwen comments on St George
Trends that will define the restaurant industry this year
Going forward into the 2020s, there will be an increasing demand for micro dining experience with miniature versions of the food available in all restaurants. The industry will continue to move towards out-of-the-box experiences for everyone with the current year likely to see a ramp up in the use global ingredients like ruby chocolate, choux pastry and fermented foods like kimchi and kombucha.