Think of NE as global market: Sonowal to industry captains
Most Popular (6 hours)

Most Popular (24 hours)

Most Popular (a week)

Think of NE as global market: Sonowal to industry captains

Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Friday urged industry captains to take advantage of North East s geographical proximity to South East Asian countries and invest in the region. The entire North East and South East Asian countries have a collective market of 800 million population and it is imperative that the region, which has huge potential, must be viewed in an investment friendly manner, Sonowal said during a panel discussion organised by the Confederation of Indian Industry s (CII) India@75 conclave here. He said the North East is now absolutely peaceful and Prime Minister Narendra Modi s initiative to ensure connectivity under the Act East Policy will help create a presence for the region in the global market. Earlier, Assam was known for violence, flood and erosion but the prime minister, who has visited the region 29 times during the last five years, has changed the narrative. Guwahati was earlier the gateway of North East, but now it is destined

Read on the original site


Hashtags:   

Think

 | 

global

 | 

market

 | 

Sonowal

 | 

industry

 | 

captains

 |