SCO summit Highlights: PM Modi arrives in Delhi from Uzbekistan

Updated on Sep 17, 2022 01:57 AM IST

SCO summit 2022 Highlights: The summit of the eight-nation influential grouping took place amid the growing geo-political turmoil largely triggered by the Russian invasion of Ukraine and China's aggressive military posturing in the Taiwan Strait.

PM Modi arrives in Delhi from Uzbekistan (ANI)
PM Modi arrives in Delhi from Uzbekistan (ANI)

SCO summit 2022 Highlights: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday addressed the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO ) Summit in the Uzbek city of Samarkand. PM Modi spoke about the pandemic and the Ukraine war in his address. Stressing on the need of increased cooperation among nations, PM Modi said that India is working towards becoming a global manufacturing hub.

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PM Modi had separate bilateral meetings with Russian President Putin, Uzbek President Mirziyoyev and Iranian President Raisi.

The SCO was founded at a summit in Shanghai in 2001 by the presidents of Russia, China, the Kyrgyz Republic, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. India and Pakistan joined as full members in 2017.

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  • Sep 17, 2022 01:55 AM IST

    PM Modi arrives in Delhi

    PM Modi arrives in Delhi after attending the SCO summit in Samarkand, Uzbekistan.

  • Sep 16, 2022 10:37 PM IST

    PM Modi departs for India from Samarkand, Uzbekistan

    PM Narendra Modi departs for India from Samarkand, Uzbekistan after attending the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit. Taking to Twitter, he thanked the people of Uzbekistan for their hospitality.

  • Sep 16, 2022 10:27 PM IST

    Putin says meeting with China's Xi was ‘normal’

    Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that his meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping the previous day at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in Uzbekistan had been "normal".

  • Sep 16, 2022 09:56 PM IST

    PM shared India's perspective on regional peace and security: Foreign secretary

    PM Modi attended the SCO summit today. PM shared India's perspective on the regional and international situation and the issues of regional peace and security including in Afghanistan: Foreign Secretary Vinay Kwatra

  • Sep 16, 2022 09:13 PM IST

    PM Modi meets Iranian President Raisi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi for the first time in-person on the sidelines of the SCO summit and the two leaders discussed wide-ranging bilateral ties, reviewed the progress in the development of Chabahar Port and regional developments including Afghanistan.

  • Sep 16, 2022 08:08 PM IST

    ‘Had a wonderful time…’: PM Modi on meeting Putin

    PM Modi after meeting Putin at the SCO says, “Had a wonderful meeting with President Putin. We got the opportunity to discuss furthering India-Russia cooperation in sectors such as trade, energy, defence and more. We also discussed other bilateral and global issues.”

  • Sep 16, 2022 07:42 PM IST

    PM Modi meets Uzbek President Mirziyoyev in Samarkand

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Summit here and the two leaders discussed issues of bilateral and mutual interests.

  • Sep 16, 2022 07:20 PM IST

    No decision yet on Pakistan's participation in next SCO summit: Bilawal Bhutto

    Pakistan Foreign Minister Bilawal Bhutto Zardari said on Friday that no decision had been taken about Islamabad's participation in the next Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit that will be chaired by India in 2023.

  • Sep 16, 2022 06:49 PM IST

    PM Modi meets Putin at SCO meet

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday told Russian President Vladimir Putin that now is not a time for war, with food, fertiliser and fuel security among the major concerns of the world at present.

    "I know that today's era is not an era of war, and I have spoken to you on the phone about this," Modi told Putin on the sidelines of a regional security bloc summit in Uzbekistan.

  • Sep 16, 2022 06:32 PM IST

    India takes over SCO rotating presidency

    Uzbekistan on Friday handed over the rotating presidency of the eight-member Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) to India in this historic city of Samarkand.

  • Sep 16, 2022 05:44 PM IST

    SCO calls for ‘balance’ in global approach to climate change

    Leaders of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) on Friday called for a "balance" between reducing carbon emissions and allowing poorer states to catch up with economically developed countries in a joint statement on climate change adopted.

  • Sep 16, 2022 05:05 PM IST

    PM Modi meets Turkish President Erdogan

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Summit in the historic Uzbek city of Samarkand during which they discussed ways to deepen bilateral cooperation in diverse sectors.

  • Sep 16, 2022 04:42 PM IST

    On PM Modi-Xi face-to-face-meet, Reuters withdraws alert

    After reporting PM Modi-Xi Jinping face-to-face meet, Reuters says 'update wrong, withdrawn'.

  • Sep 16, 2022 04:20 PM IST

    PM Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping at SCO

    PM Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping for first time since border tensions at the SCO summit, reports Reuters.

  • Sep 16, 2022 03:28 PM IST

    Pak has been terror victim: Pak PM at SCO

    Pakistan Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif at the SCO summit said that the country has been a "terror victim".

  • Sep 16, 2022 03:10 PM IST

    Putin at SCO: Should stage major sporting event

    Russian President Vladimir Putin told a summit of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) on Friday that the group should consider staging its own major sporting competition.

    Putin said: "There are good opportunities to intensify sports cooperation with the prospect of holding major sporting events under the auspices of the SCO. To do this, we could think about creating an association of sports organisations under our association."

  • Sep 16, 2022 02:36 PM IST

    'SCO must create resilient supply chains...': PM Modi

    Addressing a session of the SCO Summit in Samarkand, Modi said the members of the grouping should give each other transit rights to help build better connectivity across the region. Read more

  • Sep 16, 2022 02:14 PM IST

    'Will support India for presidency next year': Xi Jinping at SCO Summit

    Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday congratulated India for hosting the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit next year. “We will support India for its presidency next year,” said Xi.

  • Sep 16, 2022 02:12 PM IST

    Russian President addresses SCO

    One of SCO priorities is to facilitate solution of conflicts along its borders, especially in Afghanistan, says Russian president Vladimir Putin.

  • Sep 16, 2022 02:06 PM IST

    Xi says China will help train law enforcement personnel for SCO countries

    Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Friday that China will train 2,000 law enforcement personnel over the next five years for member countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO). 

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:50 PM IST

    'Highlighted India emphasis on people-centric growth,' tweets PM Modi

    'Highlighted India emphasis on people-centric growth,' tweeted PM Modi. 

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:46 PM IST

    PM Modi with SCO leaders at the Summit in Samarkand

    PM Modi with SCO leaders at the Summit in Samarkand.

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:42 PM IST

    'Ukraine situation resulted in...' : PM Modi

    Covid-19 and Ukraine situation resulted in hurdles in global supply chain, resulting in food and energy security crisis: PM Modi at SCO summit.

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:42 PM IST

    PM Modi stresses on resilient supply chain in the region

    SCO should try to create resilient supply chain in our region: PM Modi at SCO summit

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:37 PM IST

    India will take an initiative for a new SCO working group on traditional medicines: PM Modi

    ‘In April 2022, WHO inaugurated its Global Centre for Traditional Medicines in Gujarat. This was the first & only global center by WHO for traditional treatment. India will take an initiative for a new SCO working group on traditional medicines’: PM at SCO

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:34 PM IST

    Iran may get status of permanent SCO member, reports PTI

    Iran is likely to be given the status of a permanent member of the SCO at the Samarkand summit, news agency PTI reported on Friday.

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:31 PM IST

    Who all are the member nations of SCO?

    Launched in Shanghai in June 2001, the SCO has eight full members, including its six founding members, China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. India and Pakistan joined as full members in 2017.

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:29 PM IST

    Putin, Xi to speak at summit in Uzbekistan

    Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese leader Xi Jinping are set to address fellow leaders at a summit in Uzbekistan on Friday.

    Putin and Xi are attending a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), a regional body their countries have led since inception which now also includes heavyweights such as India and is about to admit Iran.

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:28 PM IST

    'India is one of the fastest growing economies among the largest global economies' : PM

    PM Modi: India’s economy is expected to grow at the rate of 7.5% this year. I'm glad that ours is one of the fastest growing economies among the largest economies of the world. 

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:24 PM IST

    PM Modi to meet Putin, Iranian President Raisi soon: Reports

    After the summit, Prime Minister Modi will have separate bilateral meetings with Russian President Putin, Uzbek President Mirziyoyev and Iranian President Raisi.

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:23 PM IST

    The SCO was founded at a summit in Shanghai in 2001

    The SCO was founded at a summit in Shanghai in 2001 by the presidents of Russia, China, the Kyrgyz Republic, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:20 PM IST

    ‘We are focussing on people-centric development model’

    PM Modi at SCO: We are focussing on people-centric development model. We are supporting innovation in every sector. Today there are more than 70,000 start-ups and over 100 unicorns in our country

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:12 PM IST

    'We want to transform India into a manufacturing hub'

    The world is overcoming the COVID-19 pandemic. Several disruptions occurred in the global supply chain because of the COVID and Ukraine crisis. We want to transform India into a manufacturing hub: PM

  • Sep 16, 2022 01:10 PM IST

    Watch live: PM Modi addresses SCO Summit

    PM Modi addresses SCO Summit. 

  • Sep 16, 2022 12:43 PM IST

    PM to address SCO Summit shortly 

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the SCO Summit soon. 

  • Sep 16, 2022 12:20 PM IST

    Xi Jinping urges more 'political trust' with Turkey in Erdogan meeting

    China's President Xi Jinping met his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday, urging "political mutual trust" between the two sides during a regional security meeting in Central Asia.

    Xi and Erdogan met on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit in Samarkand, Uzbekistan.

  • Sep 16, 2022 11:58 AM IST

    Watch: PM Modi received warm welcome at the Congress Centre, Samarkand, Uzbekistan

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi received a warm welcome at the Congress Centre, Samarkand, Uzbekistan. 

  • Sep 16, 2022 11:30 AM IST

    PM Narendra Modi joins SCO leaders for discussions on topical, regional and international issues: MEA spokesperson Arindam Bagchi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi joins the leaders of SCO Member States for discussions on topical, regional and international issues, including regional peace and security, trade and connectivity, culture and tourism: MEA spokesperson Arindam Bagch

  • Sep 16, 2022 11:26 AM IST

    SCO Summit: PM Modi and other world leaders pose for a group photograph

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Chinese President Xi Jinping, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif, Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev and other leaders pose for a group photograph at Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO ) Summit in Uzbekistan's Samarkand.

  • Sep 16, 2022 11:05 AM IST

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO ) Summit in Uzbekistan's Samarkand.

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