May 2019 \ World News \
Enhanced Saudi stakes in India will work better for Indian diplomacy

India’s relations with Saudi Arabia since 2006 is an example ...

 • The National Investment and Infrastructure Fund

• Tourism

• Housing

• Closer coordination through bilateral investment forums, and

• Broadcasting

Proclamations from MBS—as the Crown Prince is popularly known—alluding to an investment of nearly $200 billion in India over the next two years was also seen as a significant indication of Riyadh’s keenness in cultivating ties with New Delhi. Coupled with the general bonhomie and optimism that persisted, MBS’ visit does qualify as a successful bilateral meet. However, it may be worthwhile to consider if the intrinsic value of the partnership could not, in fact, have been leveraged a bit more through themes such as:

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