In Australia, Indian President Ram Nath Kovind held deliberations with the country’s premiere Scott Morrison.
The two leaders discussed how to step-up bilateral strategic ties.
The two countries signed five agreements aimed at boosting investments and enhance cooperation.
President Kovind arrived in Sydney on the second leg of his two-nation trip.
External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said that during the state visit of President Kovind to Australia, five agreements were exchanged in the presence of Marise Payne, Foreign Minister of Australia and Anantkumar Hegde, Minister of State for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, by High Commissioners of both countries.
The first agreement was for cooperation in the area of disability and to deliver services to the differently-abled.
The second one was between Invest India and Austrade to facilitate bilateral investment.>