Sunday 18 March 2018

India sees 'huge opportunity' for US investors

Indian Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee said yesterday he sees a "huge opportunity" for US investors in his country's infrastructure.

Speaking at a news conference in Washington with US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner, Mr Mukherjee also said areas of co-operation had expanded, including defence procurement.

Mr Geithner and Mr Mukherjee are pictured above signing the joint statement on the US-India Economic and Financial Partnership in Washington yesterday. Mr Geithner said he saw "enormous potential" for US economic ties with India.

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg

Irish Independent

Business Newsletter

Read the leading stories from the world of Business.

Also in Business