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Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2017

Posted on : 02-02-2017 | Back | Print

1. The 8th edition of Vibrant Gujarat Summit 2017 (VGS-17) was organized from January 10-13, 2017 at Gandhi Nagar, Gujarat. The central focus of the Summit was “Sustainable Economic and Social Development”.

2. The focus areas for the VGS 2017 were Aerospace & Defence, Agro & Food Processing, Biotechnology, Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Electronic System Design & Manufacturing (ESDM), Engineering, Environment, Gems & Jewellery, Healthcare, Innovation and R & D, IT-Ites, Mega Projects, Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Pharmaceuticals, Ports & Maritime sector, Renewable Energy, Road Transport, Skill Development, Textile, Tourism and Urban Development.

3. During the summit, almost 50 MoUs were signed which were worth over USD 600 million (approx.) while 133 MoUs were for investment in the range of USD 100- 600 million

4. VGS 2017 was embellished by 12 partner countries, by the presence of HOSs/HOGs of Portugal, Kenya, Rwanda, Serbia, and Deputy Prime Ministers of Poland and Russia, along with business and political leaders from over 100 countries.

5. Further details of the summit can be accessed from and

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