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Iceland seeks cooperation with
India in clean energy, IT
Updated on Wednesday, January
13, 2010, 15:05 IST
"Iceland has tremendous potential in the areas
of clean energy, oil exploration and IT and I have confidence
that India and the state of Maharashtra will enhance
cooperation with us in these sectors in the near future,"
Grimsson said while speaking to Maharashtra Governor
S. C. Jamir last night.
Mumbai: Iceland President
Olafur Ragnar Grimsson
hopes that India will enhance cooperation with Iceland
in clean energy, IT and oil exploration in the near
Grimsson, who is currently touring India, was in Mumbai
for two days and attended the dinner hosted by the Governor
yesterday, a Raj Bhavan release said.
The President of Iceland said during his ongoing visit,
he has sensed a new spirit of confidence in India.
Iceland admires India's diverse culture, history and its
modern achievements, he said.
He said it was amazing to see democracy serving as a guiding
spirit in India, a country of more than one billion people.
Welcoming Grimsson, Jamir said as the leading industrial
state of India, Maharashtra needs surplus power. The state
welcomes Iceland's cooperation in clean energy and other
sectors, Jamir said.
Those attended Governor's dinner included Iceland President's
wife Dorrit Moussaieff and the ministerial delegation accompanying
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