Prime Minister Modi, who reached Lisbon Portugal on the first leg of his three-nation tour earlier today, will also visit the Champalimaud Foundation here Lisbon known for its advanced biomedical research and clinical care.
Prime Minister Modi who was on a historic visit to Portugal, met Indian community and interacted with them.
To address growing concerns on H-1B visa rules among domestic IT companies, Modi during his two-day visit to the United States will explain how the H-1B visa programme has benefited both countries, Livemint reported citing Indian IT industry trade body Nasscom, as saying.
The United States is expected to authorise India's purchase of a naval variant of the Predator drone, two sources familiar with the situation said, ahead of a visit next week by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to try to revitalise ties in his first meeting with President Donald Trump. This was disclosed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi this evening in his press statement at Lisbon after the meeting of the two leaders.
The administration of US President Donald Trump has authorized the sale of more than 20 unarmed surveillance drones to India, the manufacturer says.
America's banks are really, really healthy
Overall, officials found that in the most severe scenario, companies would have suffered about US$383 billion in losses on loans. Almost nine years on, banking industry profits have been steadily rising and banks have been lending more freely.
The briefing was the first substantive elaboration by the Trump administration of its India policy and the way forward.
Besides this, India will raise the H-1B visa issue.
"They create jobs, - these kind of defence deals create a lot of jobs here in the US. I will discuss with PM Rutte as to how the two sides should work to further harness the synergies", Modi said. "General Atomics Aeronautical Systems is standing by to support the USA and Indian governments throughout this process".
"We can expect to see some new initiative on counter terrorism and cooperation", the official Said. "You have effortlessly gelled with the culture of the country", he added. But its founder, Bindsavar Patak, said he hopes to ensure enough publicity and at the same time draw the attention of the world to one of the most important problems faced by Indian society. Find us on Facebook too!
"We will deliberate on means to intensify our cooperation in counter-terrorism and on other worldwide issues of mutual interest", Modi said, adding that he was keen to interact with the Indian community in Portugal.
"Indian films are being subtitled in Portuguese and a Hindi-Portuguese dictionary is being developed for our mutual benefit", he said.