Modi, the first Indian prime minister to visit Bahrain
As per the PTI,
Prince Khalifa after the delegation-level talks witnessed the exchange of MoUs in the areas of culture, space, collaboration with International Solar Alliance (ISA).
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and Bahrain’s National Space Science Agency agreed to collaborate in the area of space technology. The two sides agreed on a collaboration of the kingdom with International Solar Alliance (ISA).
The ISA, launched in 2015 by Prime Minister Modi and then French President Francois Hollande at the UN Climate Change Conference in Paris, is a major global initiative for contributing to the implementation of the Paris Climate Agreement through rapid and massive deployment of solar energy.
The two countries also agreed on the cultural exchange programme. Honoured to have met HH Prince Khalifa Bin Salman Al Khalifa, Prime Minister of the Kingdom of Bahrain. Our talks were comprehensive and included a wide range of subjects concerning India-Bahrain relations,” Prime Minister Modi tweeted after the talks.
Both leaders expressed their commitment to giving a boost to the entire spectrum of bilateral relations. Before the talks, Modi was extended a ceremonial welcome at Al Gudaibiya Palace here. Modi was received by Prince Khalifa at the airport.