New Delhi, Oct 4, 2016: India and Singapore on Tuesday inked three agreements, including two in the area of skill development, following delegation-level talks headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Singapore Premier Lee Hsien Loong, now on the visit to Delhi.
External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted:
Strengthening a Strategic Partnership: The two leaders witness the signing of 3 agreements in skill development and industrial property pic.twitter.com/RfXR0oOH0O
— Anurag Srivastava (@MEAIndia) October 4, 2016
One memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between Singapore’s Institute of Technical Education (ITE) Education Services (ITEES) and India’s National Skill Development Corporation on collaboration in technical and vocational education and training.
Another MoU was signed between the Assam government and ITEES Singapore also on collaboration in technical and vocational education and training.
However, A third MoU was signed in the field of industrial property cooperation.
The Singapore Prime Minister, accompanied by a high-level delegation, arrived here on Monday on a five-day bilateral visit to India.