Indian statesman and Czech president discuss trade relations in Prague
The Indian vice president and chairman of the upper chamber of parliament Hamíd Ansárí, who arrived in the Czech Republic on Sunday, has met with Czech president Václav Klaus on Monday. The two statesmen discussed trade between the two countries, a delegation of Indian businessmen is travelling with Mr Ansárí. On Tuesday, Mr. Ansárí will be signing an agreement on social and economic cooperation between India and the Czech Republic. Before leaving the country, he will be meeting with the former president Václav Havel as well as the head of the caretaker government, Prime Minister Jan Fischer. Mr. Ansárí was invited to the Czech Republic by his Czech counterpart, the chairman of the Czech Senate, Přemysl Sobotka.