In New Dehli, CDI and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) co-organized a roundtable discussion on strengthening China-India cooperation in the healthcare sector on November 19. The participants ranging from policy makers, entrepreneurs to experts from China and India agreed that there is great potential for bilateral trade and investment in the healthcare sector and discussed how to facilitate the cooperation in the pharmaceuticals from the perspective of policy coordination. During the meeting, CDI and CII also signed a MOU according to which the two parties will further their cooperation in the joint research and events. The CDI delegation also participated in the 15th National Pharmaceutical Conclave 2018 and the 2nd National Biotechnology Conclave 2018.
In addition, the CDI delegation paid a visit to Sonata and Infosys in Bangalore to learn about India’s information and technology industry on November 23.