Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday spoke to German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and congratulated him on assuming workplace. In a press release, the Prime Minister Office (PMO) stated the 2 leaders agreed that there was important synergy within the governance priorities introduced by the brand new German authorities and India’s personal financial imaginative and prescient.
“In particular, they expressed the hope to commence new cooperation initiatives in the areas of Climate Action and Green Energy, to enable both countries to achieve their respective climate commitments,” the PMO stated.
They additionally reviewed the potential of ongoing cooperation initiatives, together with for selling funding and commerce hyperlinks, and agreed on additional diversifying cooperation and exchanges in new areas, it added.
In a tweet, Modi stated he appeared ahead to working with Scholz to additional strengthen the India-Germany Strategic Partnership and to satisfy him quickly for the sixth Inter-Governmental Consultations. Scholz has taken over from Angela Merkel who remained the chancellor for 16 years.
Modi additionally expressed his appreciation for the immense contribution of former Chancellor Angela Merkel in strengthening the India-Germany Strategic Partnership.