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Live updates: PM Modi addresses 6th edition of World Government Summit

This is the Prime Minister's second visit to the nation since his visit in August 2015.  

By Zee Media Bureau | Last Updated: Sunday, February 11, 2018 - 19:31

Prime Minister Narendra Modi who is on a four-day visit to three West Asian countries, met the Indian diaspora in UAE's Dubai. This is the Prime Minister's second visit to the nation since his visit in August 2015.

Earlier in the day, he paid tribute to UAE's martyrs at Wahat Al Karama memorial in Abu Dhabi.

On Saturday, PM Modi met the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and held wide-ranging talks with him.

The two sides also signed five agreements including a historic pact awarding a consortium of Indian oil companies a 10 percent stake in offshore oil concession.

Modi, who arrived in Abu Dhabi from Jordan on the second leg of his three-nation tour, was received by Mohammed Bin Zayed and other members of the Royal family at the airport.

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11 February 2018, 15:29 PM

I invite the world to join us in using technology and engineering for the welfare of mankind.

11 February 2018, 15:28 PM

Long distance higher education will lead to a revolution in the world of education.

11 February 2018, 15:27 PM

The cost of our Chandrayaan mission is merely Rs 7 per kilometre

11 February 2018, 15:27 PM

We are working on projects that have been stalled for as long as 40 years.

11 February 2018, 15:26 PM

Our motto of 'Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas' is also applicable for our international partners.

11 February 2018, 15:25 PM

Apart from Information Technology and manufacturing, we are paying special attention to cyber physics, artificial intelligence, nano-technology.

11 February 2018, 15:23 PM

In space technology, our investment is much less than that of other countries, but we have achieved great results.

11 February 2018, 15:21 PM

In the last three years, we have saved Rs 15,000 crore by enforcing the use of LEDs

11 February 2018, 15:20 PM

We will achieve 'New India' with the help of international community.

11 February 2018, 15:19 PM

Will ensure that income of farmers gets doubled by 2022.

11 February 2018, 15:19 PM

India has become a start-up nation in the past two years.

11 February 2018, 15:18 PM

With implementation of GST, we have ensured one-tax for the country.

11 February 2018, 15:17 PM

We are giving a unique digital identity to all Indians. By connecting it to their bank accounts, we are transferring benefits directly to their account.

11 February 2018, 15:16 PM

There are six Rs we need to take care of - Reduce, re-use, reduce, re-govern, re-design and re-manufacture.

11 February 2018, 15:15 PM

It is not right to confront the nature for development of mankind

11 February 2018, 15:14 PM

The real motive of mankind is not just development, it is also about fulfillment in life.

11 February 2018, 15:13 PM

Cyber space is being misused all over the world

11 February 2018, 15:12 PM

We have to ensure that technology becomes a weapon for advancement of human lives, and is not used against mankind.

11 February 2018, 15:10 PM

The existence of mankind has been impacted by advancement of technology, says PM Modi.

11 February 2018, 15:10 PM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi delivers the opening speech at sixth edition of World Government Summit, being attended by 2000 representatives from different countries.

11 February 2018, 12:14 PM

We will fulfill all your dreams, this is the belief I can give you, says PM Modi.

11 February 2018, 12:13 PM

Desh badal raha hai, says PM Modi in Dubai.

11 February 2018, 12:13 PM

When we make a change in 70-year-old norms, it is obvious that there would be some issues.

11 February 2018, 12:13 PM

We took decisions for long-term gains, not immediate results

11 February 2018, 12:13 PM

GST had been languishing for seven years, but now it is a reality.

11 February 2018, 12:12 PM

If I go for demonetisation, the poor people understand my intention. But those who lost their sleeps, are crying even two years after the move.

11 February 2018, 12:09 PM

We need to work hard to make 21st century the century of Asia

11 February 2018, 12:08 PM

No country has made such rapid progress in ease of business as per World Bank.


11 February 2018, 12:08 PM

From 'hoga ki nahi hoga', we have now reached 'Modi ji batao kab hoga', this shows a new trust of 'hoga toh abhi hoga': PM Modi in Dubai.

11 February 2018, 12:04 PM

India has crossed the phase of pessimism, says PM Modi in Dubai

11 February 2018, 12:03 PM

You all represent every part of India, and so you know how rapidly India is developing, says PM Modi.

11 February 2018, 12:00 PM

The first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi is a bridge for relationship with India, says PM Modi.

11 February 2018, 11:58 AM

Our relation with Gulf countries is not just of trade, but in fact it is a partnership, says PM Modi.

11 February 2018, 11:57 AM

It is after decades that India again has strong relationship with Gulf countries, says PM Modi in Dubai.

11 February 2018, 11:54 AM

Prime Minister Narendra Modi witnesses the laying of foundation stone for the first Hindu temple in Abu Dhabi through video conferencing.

11 February 2018, 11:40 AM