The Union Ministry of Coal on 04 February 2019 signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Ministry of Energy, the Republic of Poland in New Delhi on cooperation in the field of coal mining. The MoU was signed between Haribhai Parathibhai Chaudhary, Minister of State for Coal and Mines and Grzegorz Tobiszowski, Secretary of State for Poland’s Ministry of Energy.
1. A joint working group has been created to ensure proper implementation of the MoU. The group would be working closely to take the aims of the MoU further in a time-bound manner.
2. The Memorandum of Understanding is aimed at further strengthening these efforts.
3. The agreement will greatly benefit the field of clean technologies and would provide opportunities to both India and Poland to augment trade and investment in diverse areas in the mining and energy sectors.
4. India and Poland recently celebrated 60 years of vibrant diplomatic relations and also formalized cooperation agreements in different areas.