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March 9, 2018

French President Macron on four-day visit to India

New Delhi- 39 year old French President Emmanuel Macron is will be on four-day official visit to India. His spouse Brijite Macron will also accompany him.Narendra Modi and Mactron will also co-chair the Founding Conference of the International Solar Alliance, that will take place on March 11.The bilateral trade between both countries for the period April 2016 to March 2017 reached US$ 10.95 billion. France is the 9th largest foreign investor in India with a cumulative investment of US$ 6.09 billion from April 2000 to October 2017. More than1000 French companies are present in India and 120 Indian companies have invested in excess of Euro 1 billion in France and employ close to 7,000 people.Diaspora Indian in mainland France number around 1.1 lakh people.