Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held wide-ranging talks with the Sultan of Oman Sultan Qaboos, as the two sides signed eight agreements, including pacts on cooperation in the field of defence, health and tourism.
PM Modi, who arrived here from Dubai on the last leg of his three-nation tour, led delegation-level talks with Qaboos bin Said al Said and discussed measures to strengthen cooperation in trade and investment, energy, defence, security, food security and regional issues.
|1.||Agreement on Legal and Judicial Cooperation in Civil and Commercial matter|
|2.||Agreement on mutual visa exemption for holders of diplomatic, Special, service and official passports|
|3.||MoU on Cooperation in the field of health|
|4.||MoU on Cooperation in the peaceful uses of outer space.|
|5.||MoU on Cooperation between Foreign Service Institute, Ministry of External Affairs, India and Oman Diplomatic Institute.|
|6.||MoU on Academic and Scholarly cooperation sectors between National Defence College Sultanate of Oman and the Institute for Defence Studies and the Analyses.|
|7.||MoU in the field of Tourism cooperation between India and Oman.|
|8.||Annexure to the MoU on Military Cooperation.|
On the first leg of his trip, PM Modi had travelled to Ramallah, becoming the first Indian prime minister to make an official visit to Palestine. From there he visited the UAE, before arriving in Oman.