Narendra Modi to lead Indian delegation at 2017 BRICS Summit
Published: August 29, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Xiamen in China’s Fujian province to attend the 9th BRICS summit, which will be held from September 3-5, 2017. Subsequently, the Prime Minister will pay a State visit to Myanmar from September 5th to 7th.
This will be Prime Minister Modi’s first bilateral State visit to Myanmar. During the visit, Prime Minister will hold discussions with State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi on matters of mutual interest and also call on President U Htin Kyaw. Apart from his engagements in the capital city of Nay Pyi Taw, Mr Modi will visit Yangon and Bagan.
Category: Summits and Conferences
Topics: Asian foreign policy of the Narendra Modi government • Aung San Suu Kyi • Bogyoke Aung San Museum • Burmese people • Htin Kyaw • Myanmar • Naypyidaw • Nobel laureates • Southeast Asia • State Counsellor of Myanmar