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Visit of Shri Anand Sharma, Union Minister of Commerce, Industry and Textiles

Shri Anand Sharma, Union Minister of Commerce, Industry and Textiles visited London for Bilateral Meetings and Investor Meet on 7-8 February 2013. He addressed the 'India Investment Forum' at the Central Hall Westminster on 8th February. The Forum was attended by about 30 CEOs of leading corporates and international investors. Addressing the Forum Shri Anand Sharma allayed the concerns of investors and encouraged them the investor friendly climate in India. He underlined that the new initiatives of Government of India including FDI policies allowing multi product retail and single brand retail and installation of a new e-Biz portal offering a single window for providing information and processing all investment proposals.

Shri Anand Sharma had bilateral meetings with Mr Oliver Letwin MP, Minister for Cabinet Affairs on 7th February and with Lord Green, Minister for Investment and Trade on 8th February. Minister Sharma also had discussions with Mr George Osborne, UK Chancellor concerning enhancement of investment and trade between India and UK including progress of India-EU Broad-based Trade and Investment Agreement ( BTIA). He also gave an exclusive interview to the Financial Times by Mr Shawn Donnan, World News Editor and also addressed a Press Conference at India House. He also interacted with leading British journalist Mr Nick Gowing of the BBC World News. Shri Anand Sharma also had meetings with the CEO of Tesco and Mr Peter Sands, Group CEO, Standard Chartered Bank.

London
8th February 2013

Feb 8, 2013
 
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