Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will be on an official visit to the US from today. During the week long visit, he 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, Mr Jaitley will meet investors and participate in the round table meeting of the CEOs of United States India Business Council and Confederation of Indian Industry. Tomorrow, he will deliver a Lecture on FDI: Achievements and Challenges at Columbia University.
In Boston, Mr Arun Jaitley will hold bilateral meeting with US Commerce Secretary. He will also participate in an Interactive Seminar organised by FICCI.
Mr 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 Urjit Patel, Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg, Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian and Economic Affairs Special Secretary Dinesh Sharma.