US President Donald Trump on Friday lauded the efforts of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his address at the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit in Vietnam. In the video, US President Trump praises PM Modi and added that India has achieved astounding growth.
President Trump said, “India is celebrating the 70th anniversary of its Independence. It is a sovereign democracy as well as the largest democracy in the world. Since India opened its economy, it has achieved astounding growth and a new world of opportunities for its expanding middle class."
"Prime Minister Modi has been working to bring that vast country and all of its people together as one. He is working at it very successfully indeed.”
President Trump is currently on a tour of Asia that has taken him to Japan, South Korea, and China so far. The APEC summit, taking place in this year, is focused on regional trade, with particular attention on the TPP. APEC brings together 21 economies from the Pacific region.