The Vice President of the Dominican Republic, Raquel Peña Rodríguez will go to India from October 3-5, the Ministry of Exterior Affairs mentioned.
The Dominican Republic Vice President is ready to go to India on the invitation of her Indian counterpart Jagdeep Dhankhar. This would be the first-ever go to of the Vice President of the Dominican Republic to India.
“The visit is significant as it takes place at a time when India-Dominican Republic bilateral relationship is entering its 25th year. The two countries established diplomatic relations on 04 May 1999,” the MEA mentioned in an official launch.
She may also maintain discussions with Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar and different Indian dignitaries, and also will ship a lecture on India- Dominican Republic relations on the Indian Council for World Affairs.
Diplomatic relations between India and Dominican Republic have been established in Could, 1999. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed in Could 2001 in Santo Domingo to carry common Overseas Workplace consultations.
Dominican Republic is a crucial accomplice of India within the Latin America and Caribbean area. The go to of the Vice President of the Dominican Republic comes intently on the heels of that of Exterior Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar to that nation in April 2023, the MEA launch added.
India’s exports to the Dominican Republic are small however rising. Coaching and change of fine practices have constituted the 2 most important axes of cooperation between India and the Dominican Republic. Each nations have expressed willingness to proceed working collectively and establish new initiatives.
Throughout the framework of the ITEC program, Dominican professionals have been receiving coaching since 1999 in Indian establishments in numerous disciplines. A Centre of Excellence for Data Applied sciences arrange in 2011 in Santiago, with the help of the Indian authorities, operated with three Indian instructors for a interval of two years.
The go to of the Dominican Republic Vice President Raquel Peña Rodríguez to India will current an extra probability to hold on necessary conversations to additional develop and widen the mutually helpful partnership between the 2 nations.