President Ram Nath Kovind will embark on a three-nation tour to Greece, Suriname and Cuba. On the first leg of the visit, the President will leave for Athens. President Kovind will leave for Suriname on the 2nd leg. A number of agreements and MoUs in the areas of health and medicine, elections, IT, Ayurveda are scheduled to be signed.
Suriname is a founding member of the International Solar Alliance. A Line of Credit of 54.5 million dollars is being offered to Suriname for solar-related projects. On the last leg of the visit, the President will be in Cuba. A number of agreements and MoUs in the areas of biotechnology, research and education in homeopathic medicine, traditional system of medicine and medicinal plants would be signed during the visit.
Source- AIR World Service
Static/Current Takeaways Important for SBI Clerk/PO Exam 2018-
- Greece Capital- Athens, Currency- Euro, President- Prokopis Pavlopoulos.
- Suriname Capital- Paramaribo, Currency- Surinamese dollar, President- Desire Delano Bouterse.
- Cuba Capital- Havana, Currency- Cuban Peso, President-Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez.