`India`s Look East Policy needs concrete action`

India`s Look East Policy, in which Myanmar plays a key role as the route for major connectivity between India`s landlocked Northeast and Southeast Asia, needs to rise above "mere academic talk" to show "more concrete action", experts said.

Andaman and Nicobar can be springboard for India`s Look East policy: Pranab

The Andaman and Nicobar Islands have the potential to be a springboard for India`s engagement with South East Asia and Indo-Pacific and developed as a shipping and tourist hub, President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said.

`Look East policy brings India into Asia Pacific’

Lauding India`s "Look East" policy, outgoing US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has said that America supports New Delhi`s move to weave it into the fabric of Asia Pacific region.

Hillary Clinton urges India to play larger role in Asia

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has lauded India as an important player in the Indo-Pacific region and has also urged New Delhi to play a larger role in the region`s affairs.

Look East policy boosting trade growth, says Union Minister

Union Minister of State for Human Resources Development D Purandeswari has said the Government`s `Look East` policy is encouraging trade growth from eastern ports, particularly those in Andhra Pradesh.

`Northeast`s connectivity issue to be dealt with`

Committees formed by PM to find solutions to northeast region`s connectivity problem and economic growth are expected to submit their reports shortly.

PM arrives in Singapore

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
arrived here on a two-day visit as part of a two-nation
tour aimed at pushing the `Look East` policy.

Arunachal blames Centre for its apathy to LE policy

Arunachal Pradesh on Thursday raised
concern over Centre`s alleged apathy in implementing the `Look
East` policy which, if in force, would boost development in
the north eastern region.

Prez Patil back from Laos, Cambodia aimed to boost Look East Policy

President Pratibha Patil on Saturday completed her two-nation state visit to Laos and Cambodia in a bid to deepen economic and cultural ties with the two key ASEAN countries as part of an effort to boost India`s Look East Policy.

Look East policy a failure in NE: NEFIT

A premier international trade
body of the North East has decried the lack of benefit to
the region from the country`s `Look East` policy and alleged
state governments were responsible for it.