THIRUVANAMTHAPURAM: After meeting Industries Minister EP Jayarajan and Finance Minister Dr TM Thomas Isaac here on Monday, British Deputy High Commissioner in Chennai Bharat Joshi maintained that it was a good meeting as Kerala too is keen on mutual trade, investment and industry tie-ups with UK.
“Traditional sector handloom industry in Kerala will be developed with UK tie-up in addition to exploring the possibilities in manufacturing and other industrial sectors. A delegation from UK will visit the Smart City in November,” Bharat Joshi told TOI.
On the discussion with Finance Minister Thomas Isaac, Joshi said it focused on investment possibilities particularly in addressing challenges of Climate Change in Kerala and on the possible solutions that the City of London can offer. On the UK educational and research scholarships too, the Minister had assured that there would be more applicants from Kerala this year unlike the previous years.
Credits ET Realty