Sushma holds talks with Iceland FM
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday held wide ranging talks with her counterpart from Iceland Guolaugur Thor on ways to deepen bilateral ties in areas of trade, investment and energy.
Mr Thor arrived here on Friday on board the inaugural flight between New Delhi and Reykjavik, the capital of Iceland.
At the meeting, Ms Swaraj said, Iceland was a world leader in geothermal energy and cooperation in this sector could benefit India’s transition to green energy and help it in achieving its renewable energy targets, said MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar. India’s ties with Iceland have witnessed steady progress in the last few years.