Question: 25th edition of Partnership Summit took place in which of the following City?
(a) New Delhi
- On 12- 13th Jan. 2019 the 25th edition of Partnership Summit took place in the city of Mumbai.
- It was inaugurated by Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu.
- The summit is a global platform for dialogue, debate, deliberation and engagement among Indian and global leaders on economic policy and growth trends in India.
- The summit will expectedly build new partnership and explore investment opportunities through high level exchanges and B2B (Business to Business) meetings and will showcase India in the present landscape of an emerging “New India”, the “New Global Economic Address”.
- The summit was organized by the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India, State Government of Maharashtra and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII).
- Minister of Commerce and Civil Aviation Suresh Prabhu presided over as Chair of the Summit and delivered keynote address in starting session.
- The topics discussed in the session include Partnering with New India, Reforms and Deregulations, The Infra Exchange and The Inclusion Dynamics. It also witnessed discussions over critical sectoral series like Innovations, India 4.0: AI, Big Data, Agri and Food Processing, Healthcare, Tourism, Defence and Renewable Energy etc.
- Suresh Prabhu also held bilateral dialogues with officials of various nations who took part in the summit.
By Himanshu Shukla.