Pm Modi Dubs Fiji An Important Partner For India
India and Fiji signed three pacts even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced visa on arrival for Fiji people. Addressing Fijian parliament, PM Modi called Fiji a leader in the region and highlighted the need to make travel easier between the two countries.
PM MODI DUBS FIJI AN IMPORTANT PARTNER FOR INDIA
After his meeting with Bainimarama, PM Modi said- “I regard Fiji as an important partner for India. We have deep and enduring ties of history and culture. Fiji is an influential voice in the Pacific Region and the developing world, and our partner in multilateral institutions.”
Modi also announced a $5 million fund to promote small business and village enterprises in Fiji, after his talks with Fijian counterpart Frank Bainimarama. Prime Minister Modi said Fiji could serve as a hub for stronger Indian engagement with Pacific Islands.