External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj left for a two-day visit to Moscow, Russia. During this visit, she will attend the meeting of 23rd India-Russia Inter-Governmental Commission on Technical and Economic Cooperation (IRIGC-TEC).
It will be co-chaired by Swaraj and Yuri Borisov, Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation. IRIGC-TEC is a standing body which annually meets and reviews ongoing activities of bilateral cooperation in the fields of investment, bilateral trade and, science and technology, culture and other issues of mutual interest.
Source: News on air
Static/Current Takeaways Important for Indian Bank PO Exam 2018:
- IRIGC-TEC: India-Russia Inter-Governmental Commission on Technical and Economic Cooperation
- Russian Capital: Moscow, Currency: Ruble, President: Vladimir Putin
- IRIGC-TEC last meeting: December 2017, Delhi