You will see if the interests are fully accommodated in RCEP: PM Modi

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi , who went to Bangkok on Saturday, said India will consider whether its concerns and interests in the trade in goods, services and investments are fully accommodated when attending the meeting there.

Modi will travel to Bangkok to participate in the 16th ASEAN-India Summit on November 3. He will also attend the 14th and 3rd meeting of the Summit of Nations negotiating a Regional Integral Economic Association (RCEP) agreement on November 4.

In a statement before his departure, the prime minister said that during the visit, he will also hold bilateral meetings with other world leaders present in the capital of Thailand for related summit meetings.

ASEAN-related summits are an integral part of our diplomatic calendar and an important element in our Eastern Law Policy.

Our partnership with ASEAN is based on the key pillars of connectivity, capacity building, commerce and culture, he said.