Australia to strengthen ties with India

Australia to establish new Consulate General in Bengaluru and Centre of Excellence for Critical and Emerging Technology Policy.

Australia to strengthen ties with India
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On Wednesday, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison announced the establishment of a new Consulate General in Bengaluru to boost Australia's technology engagement with India.

"I'm pleased to let you know that Australia is also seeking to establish a new Consulate General in Bengaluru," the Australian Prime Minister addressed during the 24th annual Bengaluru Tech Summit (BTS). “We want to be a part of Bengaluru, which is the world's fastest-growing technological cluster. A third of India's unicorn companies are based there."