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EU seeks strategic deal with India
November 07, 2004 18:59 IST
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday welcomed the European Union's proposal for strategic partnership with India to be finalised at the summit in The Hague on Monday.
"In recognition of India's growing stature and influence, the European Union has proposed a strategic partnership with India. This will be formalised during the Hague summit. We warmly welcome the development," he said in a statement here before leaving for the Hague.
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