Jaitley to leave on week-long official visit to US tomorrow

ANI | Updated: Oct 08, 2017 21:25 IST

New Delhi [India], Oct 8 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will be on an official visit to the United States from tomorrow. During the week-long visit, Jaitley is expected to participate in several meetings, including the annual meetings of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund.

One the first day of the visit, he will meet investors and participate in the round table meeting of the CEOs of United States India Business Council and Confederation of Indian Industry.

On Tuesday, the Minister will deliver a Lecture on FDI: Achievements and Challenges at Columbia University.

In Boston, the Union Finance Minister will hold bilateral meeting with US Commerce Secretary. He will also participate in an Interactive Seminar organised by FICCI.

Jaitley will also attend the G-20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors' Working Dinner. He is leading the Indian delegation consisting of RBI Governor Dr. Urjit Patel and Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg and Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian.(ANI)