East Asia Summit

  • India's ancient Nalanda University reopens after 800 years September 2, 2014

    Rajgir: After more than 800 years, India's ancient University of Nalanda has reopened with 15 students enrolling in the university. The Union government has sanctioned Rs 2,700 crore for the project which is scheduled to be completed by 2020. The Nalanda University, an ancient international centre for learning in Bihar...
  • First ASEAN global dialogue kicks off in Cambodia November 20, 2012

    Phnom Penh: The firstever ASEAN global dialogue was held here Tuesday, focusing on global challenges, particularly economic and financial issues. The dialogue, held back to back with the 21st ASEAN Summit and related Summit, was attended by the leaders or representatives of East Asia Summit and the heads or representatives...
  • India to sign investment, services FTA with ASEAN November 20, 2012

    Phnom Penh: PM Manmohan Singh on Monday announced that India is ready to conclude the delayed Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in services and investment with ASEAN by next month that will provide a "springboard" for rapid expansion in ties, as he invited investments from the 10nation grouping citing "enormous opportunities". Contending...
  • ASEAN Summit: PM eyes bilateral talks with China, Malaysia November 19, 2012

    The ASEAN Summit begins in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on Monday. Prime minister Manmohan Singh is expected to hold bilateral talks with China and Malaysia. ...
  • PM arrives in Cambodia to attend ASEAN Summit November 18, 2012

    Phnom Penh: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived in the Cambodian capital on Sunday to attend the ASEAN and East Asia Summits which will provide an opportunity for India to enhance its economic cooperation with the region amid lingering financial crisis in the western world. Singh is here for three days during...
  • ASEANIndia Summit will take relations to a new level: PM November 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Sunday the ASEANIndia summit in Phnom Penh would help to take relations with the 10member bloc to a new level. In his departure statement before leaving for Cambodia to attend the 10th ASEANIndia Summit and the 7th East Asia Summit, the prime...
  • Khar seeks 'new pathway' in Indo-Pak ties July 12, 2012

    Phnom Penh: Strongly pitching for a "new pathway" to resolve all issues with India, Pakistan Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar on Thursday said the two sides need to show flexibility and honour commitments made to each other having taken "baby steps" in improving their ties. India and Pakistan require to build...
  • Russia to boost LNG supplies to India December 17, 2011

    Moscow: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on Friday said that his country will significantly boost the supplies of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) to energy hungry India beginning from 2016. Addressing the CEOs forum of the top companies of the two countries, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said that Indian companies were interested in...
  • Indo-Russian cooperation in India's interest: PM December 16, 2011

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Thursday left for a three-day visit to Russia during which he will work on further expanding bilateral cooperation and consolidating coordination on regional and global issues. Noting that there is enormous mutual goodwill in the two countries for each other, Singh said he...
  • Bali: Singh, Julia to discuss uranium sale issue November 19, 2011

    Bali: Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard on Saturday made it clear that she would take forward her proposal to lift ban on uranium sale to India as she met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in Bali. Singh and Julia, who are in Bali to attend the ASEAN and East Asia Summits, had...