• US President Donald Trump, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, and Canadian PM Justin Trudeau signed the new US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) which will replace the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). USMCA will govern over a trillion dollars worth of trade between the three countries. 
  • The Economic Development Board (EDB), the investment promotion arm of the Kingdom of Bahrain signed an MoU with the Maharashtra Government to provide a framework for Co-operation between the two authorities to promote FinTech in their respective markets.
  • India and UAE have signed an agreement on Currency Swap. The two countries also signed a Memorandum of Understanding for Development Cooperation in Africa.
  • The two-day conference on the partnership between the European Union and India for Cultural Heritage Conservation commenced in New Delhi
  • Ministry of Railways’ National Rail Museum (NRM) and Madame Tussauds Wax Museum join hands together to provide an amazing combo offer to Delhi NCR tourists. As a part of the collaboration, a special discount of 35% on ticket prices will be offered to NRM visitors when they visit the Madame Tussauds Museum.
  • India signed an agreement with Peru for co-operation and mutual assistance in Customs Matters. The agreement will also help in the proper application of Customs laws, prevention and investigation of Customs offenses.
  • NITI Aayog is now partnering with Perlin – a Singapore-based AI start up - to launch the ‘AI 4 All Global Hackathon’, and is inviting developers, students, start-ups and companies to develop AI applications to make significant positive social and economic impact for India.
  • Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE) has partnered with the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), National Institutes of Health (NIH), the USA, to become a member of the NIAID TB Portals program.
  • India and Saudi Arabia signed the bilateral annual Haj 2019 agreement at Jeddah.  The agreement is a part of strengthened bilateral relations of the two countries. Both India and Saudi Arabia share strong cultural, historical, economic and political relations.
  •  India announced a $1.4 billion package for the Maldives to meet its immediate budgetary as well as some medium-term requirements.
  1.  Agreement on the Facilitation of Visa Arrangements.
  2. MoU on Cultural Cooperation.
  3. MoU for Establishing Mutual Cooperation to Improve the Ecosystem for Agribusiness.
  4. Joint Declaration of Intent on Cooperation in the field of Information & Communications Technology and Electronics.
  •  Ministry of Rural Development (MoRD) signed MoU with Maruti Suzuki India Ltd for training rural youth for skill development in presence of Minister of Rural Development Narendra Singh Tomar. 
  • National Film Archive of India (NFAI) and Film & Television Institute of India (FTII)signed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for transfer of three acres of land for the construction of storage facility for films and film material. The land belonging to FTII at their Kothrud campus in Pune will be transferred to NFAI for this purpose.
  • India and Japan have signed Exchange of Notes and Loan Agreements on Japan’s Official Development Assistance Loan to India.