China seeks FTA with India to boost trade opportunities
“I hear… that there are particular limitations to commerce and investments in each the nations. A Free Commerce Settlement (FTA) will assist facilitate extra industrial exchanges between the 2 nations,” Chinese language Consul Common in Kolkata Ma Zhanwu mentioned right here.
He was talking at an interactive session organised by the Bharat Chamber of Commerce.
The 19th Congress of the Communist Get together of China (CPC) held in October 2017 promised extra opening up of the Chinese language financial system to the surface world, and in addition elevated imports from different nations, he mentioned.
“We’re eager to import extra from India, largely from the japanese Indian states,” the diplomat mentioned.
He mentioned that academic exchanges between India and China was one other space the place the 2 nations might work upon.
“Many Chinese language universities need to have tie-ups with Indian universities. For the primary time, there’ll an expo of Chinese language universities to be held in Kolkata in early Might,” Ma mentioned.
On the “casual summit” between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese language President Xi Jinping, he mentioned that Indo-China relations would get a lift on the again of this assembly.