New York, September 24: India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during the bilateral meet with US President Donald Trump, said that an MoU has been signed between Petronet LNG and the US. "As far as trade (India-US trade) is concerned, I'm happy that our Petronet signed an MoU of US$ 2.5 billion investment in the energy sector", said PM Modi talking to the press. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump met at the sidelines of the 74th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA). Donald Trump Offers to Mediate Between India and Pakistan on Kashmir Issue Yet Again, US President Reiterates His Stand Day After Calling PM Narendra Modi's Speech 'Very Aggressive'; Watch Video.
Talking on the issue of trade, President Trump had said that, "We will have trade deal very soon." PM Modi says, "I am thankful to Trump that he came to Houston. He is my friend but he is also a good friend of India."
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during bilateral meet with US President Donald Trump, in New York: As far as trade (India-US trade) is concerned, I'm happy that our Petronet signed an MoU of US$ 2.5 Billion investment in the energy sector. pic.twitter.com/FXJh9kmjFa
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The meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump comes just a couple of days after PM Modi addressed a mega rally with the Indian diaspora present in large numbers in Houston. The event was titled 'Howdy, Modi!' Both the leaders expressed happiness at meeting each other again on Tuesday.