FM Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday discussed the global economic outlook and exchanged notes on issues of mutual interest with US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen.
Finance Minister Smt. @nsitharaman had a fruitful discussion on global economic outlook with #US Secretary of Treasury @JanetYellen virtually. Dr. Yellen appreciated #India’s contribution to the world’s #vaccine efforts. (1/4)@g20org#G20India#India-US-Partnership@USTreasury pic.twitter.com/qim85aukgG
— Ministry of Finance (@FinMinIndia) March 15, 2021
In a series of tweets, the finance ministry said both Sitharaman and Yellen agreed to work closely through common economic and strategic collaboration in various multilateral fora, including the G20.
The Ministry also said that Ms. Sitharaman and Ms. Yellen exchanged notes on the economic issues of mutual interest and looked forward to the meeting of the India-US Economic and Financial Partnership later this year.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had a fruitful discussion on the global economic outlook with US Secretary of Treasury @JanetYellen virtually. Dr. Yellen appreciated India’s contribution to the world’s vaccine efforts,” the Ministry of Finance said in a tweet.
The Finance Minister also congratulated Ms. Yellen on US President Joe Biden’s USD 1.9 trillion American Rescue Plan 2021 with a particular focus on working and middle-class, it said.
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