Chirac comes calling
Prime Minister Singh greets Chirac in New Delhi.
In a major boost to tourism, India and France, which is one of the top tourist generating markets for the country, signed an agreement to promote each other's destinations and share market research for the purpose.
In an MoU signed between Tourism Minister Ambika Soni and visiting French Minister for Tourism Leon Bertrand, both the countries decided to promote human resource development in tourism and will contribute to the development of new products, particularly through the promotion of natural and cultural heritage.
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