Building Links to Deepen and Broaden Our Relations with India

 

November 4, 2011 – Delhi, India – The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway, today welcomed the growing and forward-looking relationship developing between Canada and India through education linkages. In addition to meeting India’s Minister of Human Resources Development Kapil Sibal and representatives from the University of Alberta, Ryerson University and Carleton University, Minister Fast also witnessed the signing of agreements between Carleton University and TERI University and Symbiosis International University in India.

Left photo (from left to right): Jacques Shore, Chair, The Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University, and Partner, Gowlings; Minister Fast; Rajiv Seth, Registrar and Professor, Department of Policy Studies, TERI University.

Right photo (from left to right): Jacques Shore, Chair, The Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University, and Partner, Gowlings; Minister Fast; R. Raman, Director, Symbiosis Centre for Information Technology, Symbiosis International University.

Please consult the visit web page and go to Minister Fast's photo gallery.

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Rudy Husny
Press Secretary
Office of the Honourable Ed Fast
Minister of International Trade and Minister for the Asia-Pacific Gateway
613-992-7332

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