Become part of Make in India PM Narendra Modi invites Chinese companies

Shanghai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday held that “India is ready for business” and urged Chinese companies to be a part of “Make in India” initiative.

While addressing the India-China Business Forum in Shanghai PM said,” India-China partnership should and will flourish.”


Twenty-one agreements valued at $22 billion were signed at the India-China Business Forum.

PM Modi emphasized contributions of India in China’s growth and how both can work together for each other’s development.

Modi said, “India has always been a knowledge society. You have been an innovating society. The Indian concept of Zero and that of nine planets have been helpful in discoveries in China. So, our ideas had a role to play in your innovations.”

The PM also said that the Indian government is continuously working to simplify the process of doing business in India.

He said, “You would already be knowing the direction of my government and the steps we are taking. We have committed ourselves for creating and improving the business environment. I can assure you that once you decide to be in India, we are confident to make you more and more comfortable.”

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Asmaa Mubita is a Kenyan journalist of international repute with over fifteen years of experience in broadcast journalism. Asmaa Mubita began his journalism career at the Kenyan state broadcaster (KBC) and later worked at the KTN owned by the Standard Group and Citizen Television, the flagship brand of Royal Media Services. These exploits together with his reporting experience with the Voice of America, CNN and BBC have been rewarded with local and global recognition.