Swaraj holds talks with Equatorial Guinea FM
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today held talks with her counterpart from Equatorial Guinea Agapito Mba Mokuy, focusing on deepening bilateral cooperation between the two countries.
External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said Swaraj and Mokuy discussed ways to intensify bilateral cooperation.
Later, Minister of State for External Affairs M J Akbar held delegation-level talks with the visiting foreign minister, with a focus on boosting trade ties.
Economic and commercial relations between India and Equatorial Guinea, though limited in nature, have seen growth in the last few years, primarily due to emergence of the Central African country as an important source of oil and other energy sources.
Equatorial Guinea has been interested in Indian investments especially in the pharmaceutical and IT sectors.