international - 2019 September

September 10

South Asia’s first cross-border petroleum products pipeline and the energy pipeline is from Motihari in India to Amlekhgunj in Nepal. It was jointly inaugurated by the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Nepali Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli. This project will deepen the bilateral relations between India and Nepal and expand across diverse sectors.

September 9

The triennial World Energy Council (WEC) that enables dialogue among Ministers, CEOs and industry experts on critical developments in the energy sector the 2019 edition of the World Energy Congress will take place in Abu Dhabi from 9-12 September. Energy for Prosperity is the theme for world’s premier energy Congress that offers a unique opportunity for participants to better understand energy issues and solutions from a global perspective.

September 5

In a first-ever region-specific LoC extended by India in a foreign country, PM Modi announced launching of India’s “Act Far East” policy. Russia’s Far East is rich in resource, but is sparsely populated region. This policy aims to tap this region’s resources potential and also find opportunities for skilled workers to find employment in this region.

September 4

Hong Kong Chief Executive, Ms. Carrie Lam has said that she would withdraw the controversial extradition bill which triggered three months of unprecedented pro-democracy rallies in the country.

September 2

The Japan–India Defence Ministerial Meeting where Union Minister of Defence, Rajnath Singh co-chaired with Defence Minister of Japan Takeshi lwaya in Tokyo, Japan. In the meeting they discussed ` issues of mutual concern which includes ways to further strengthen existing bilateral co-operative arrangements.