New Indian envoy announces re-opening of CII office in Frankfurt

Berlin, Jan 27 (IANS) Gurjit Singh, the new Indian ambassador to Germany, has announced a more vigorous partnership between the two countries and intensified business ties with the re-opening of the office of the Confederation of lndian lndustry (Cll) in Frankfurt.

ln his interaction with lndian and German interlocutors, Gurjit Singh expressed the desire for enhancing Indo-German relationship to fulfil the programmes established by leaders of both countries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and German chancellor Angela Merkel.
He called upon the lndian diaspora to engage more vigorously with lndia and drew attention to the lndian Corporate lnternship Programme. He also announced the lndia Fellow’s Programme offered by OIFC in collaboration with the lndian School of Business. Gurjit Singh was previously Indian ambassador to Indonesia.
CII’s new office in Frankfurt will serve as a reference point for lndian industry and the international business community, the ambassador-designate said.