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Manipur to get 500 million USD in tourism: Biren Singh

Manipur to get 500 million USD in tourism: Biren Singh

The state will be receiving an investment of 500 million dollars in tourism sector from a company based in the US. Apart from this, the state of Manipur also garnered investments from Argentina, Bangladesh and Peru.
Delivering address at the latest B20 conference conculding event,  discussing ‘Opportunities for multilateral business partnerships in ICT, Tourism, Healthcare and Handloom’ in Imphal’s City Convention Centre Biren Singh said the  Argentina will primarily invest in strengthening the  football infrastructure and scouting of talent from the state said Mr. Biren Singh, Chief Minister, Manipur. The investment pledges that Manipur has received during the last B20 conference is a testament to this outlook of the Indian government. 

Gangtok 

B20 has three more meetings scheduled across the Northeast Region.  Aizawl and Gangtok will host two of these meetings respectively in March, whereas Kohima will host a meeting, discussing partnerships in agriculture and food processing, in the first week of April. These meetings shall also provide the opportunity to garner foreign investments from G20 member countries which shall aid the growing development story of Northeast 
India as envisioned under the leadership of Prime Minister  Narendra Modi.