German ambassador talks investment with J&K Guv

Last Updated: Saturday, July 20, 2013 - 16:19

Srinagar: Germany`s ambassador to India has discussed the scope for investment by his country in Jammu and Kashmir during a meeting with Governor NN Vohra here, an official spokesperson said on Saturday.

Michael Steiner, the German ambassador, called on Vohra at Raj Bhavan yesterday and spoke about the possibility of investment by his country to aid in the rapid economic growth of J&K, the spokesperson said.

The duo discussed issues arising out of the global economic slowdown and other topics related to the strong bilateral ties between India and Germany.

They also discussed the chances available for the youth of the state to pursue education at centres of higher learning in Germany along with the job opportunities open to them.

Vohra, as the founder co-chairman of the Indo-European Union Round Table between 2001-08, has had extensive experience of promoting bilateral and multi-lateral understanding between India and European Union countries.

PTI



First Published: Saturday, July 20, 2013 - 16:19

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