India And Netherlands Sign Memorandum Of Intent

  • To cooperate on medical product regulation and enhance the quality of medical products and healthcare services for both countries.
  • At Hague, Netherlands.
  • By Shri Bhagwant Khuba, Union Minister of State for Chemicals and Fertilizers and Mr Ernst Kuiper’s Minister of Health, Welfare and Sports of the Kingdom of Netherlands.
  • An Indian delegation led by Shri Khuba is in Netherlands to participate in the second World Local Production Forum (WLPF) meeting being held in The Hague from 6 to 8 November 2023.
  • It is a platform created at the initiative of WHO to increase access to medicines and other health technologies.
  • The Minister also visited the European Medicines Agency (EMA).
  • Visited the Port of Rotterdam, Europe’s largest port.
  • Discussed with the Mr COO and other officials about the port’s hydrogen hub plans.
  • Rotterdam is poised to become a hub in hydrogen production and transportation.
  • The Minister shared India’s Green Hydrogen Mission and India’s aim to become a global leader in Green Hydrogen.
  • The Minister visited Bilthoven Biologicals (Cyrus Poonawalla Group) world’s largest vaccine producer.
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