India-Saudi: build on what is common


Eight months after his visit to the United Arab Emirates (UAE), Prime Minister Modi is heading back to the Arabian Peninsula—this time, to Saudi Arabia. There are obvious reasons for this trip: Saudi Arabia is India’s larger supplier of oil; it hosts 2.8 million Indian expatriates; and the oil producing monarchy is an obvious candidate for investing in India. Besides, Saudi and Indian leaders have been routinely exchanging top-level visits over the past decades. But there is more to this trip than the usual protocol…Read more : Gatewayhouse, 23.03.2016