About Us Media Interactions/Speeches by Ambassador

16 December 2022: Read Ambassador's Interview in LIDER magazine about India's G20 Presidency published on 16th December 2022,

25th October:
A conference was held on the topic „The Wisdom and Science of India and the West, united in the works of Tesla“ at HKD Napredak Zagreb poand inted out Vedic principles in Tesla's understanding of life. The event was held with the welcoming speech of Ambassador Srivastava. LINK: https://www.facebook.com/permalink.php?story_fbid=pfbid02QnoV5X85sh96ZSw9X47nQ8r2u2veQ5KC9dNa3R8gvbTqwTiQmp2FktSemRDxWuS5l&id=100064794726173 

13th October: Ambassador Srivastava visited the Municipality of  Cestica upon the invitation of Mayor Mr. Mirko Korotaj who was the host of the Central European Superleague in table tennis, among which were two players from India, Mr Shubh Goel & MMrJeho Himnakulhpuingheta. "Sports are an integral part of Croatian people, and also of India Croatia relationship," said Ambassador Srivastava, giving specific examples of football, chess, shooting, lawn tennis, and now table tennis that connect the two countries. https://www.varazdinske-vijesti.hr/aktualno/foto-veleposlanik-indije-u-hrvatskoj-nj-e-raj-kumar-srivastava-posjetio-opcinu-cestica-63806?fbclid=IwAR0QNaUqXuKxPQZ9NFtxru357TA6rsZdEjINXaieJGWUnoFhafWLNqTKSY8 

1st October: Ambassador Srivastava participated in the 6th edition of Mirko Miočić Memorial, one of the largest open quizzes in Southeast Europe, held on 1st October under the sponsorship of the City of Grad Zadar, with a specially dedicated block about India on the occasion of the 75th Anniversary of Independence Day of India. Ambassador Srivastava participated in the prize-winning ceremony. https://www.057info.hr/vijesti/2022-10-03/foto-nikad-vise-kvizasa-na-memorijalu-mirka-miocica

30th September: At the invitation of the Director of the Center for Croatian Civil Society Development, Ambassador Srivastava participated at the round table on the topic of participatory philanthropy held in the IMPACT centre in Zadar and presented “Transformative Philanthropy in New India giving specific case studies including that of Aspirational Districts and ODOP”.  https://zaklada.civilnodrustvo.hr/news/okrugli-stol-na-temu-sudionicke-filantropije-odrzan-u-impact-centru 

16 September 2022 : The IMC Chamber of Commerce and Industry Journal July/August edition highlighted Ambassador's Srivastava view on the India-Croatia partnership for growth which can be summarized in 4 Ts (Talent, Technology, Tourism & Trade). Ambassador pointed out that New India exported close to USD 500 million worth of goods to Croatia last FY (more than double the previous best), which clearly indicates the opportunities for expanding exports in the post-pandemic world. Read the Cover story on Page No. 8 & 9 at the following LINK: https://bit.ly/3RI3MNb

15 September 2022 : In an interview in the latest edition of Croatian Business Magazine Lider, Mr. Deepak Bagla, Managing Director & CEO, Invest India, highlights the forefront of bringing global companies and investments into the Indian market which enabled New India to allocate in the past 8 years, over USD 523 billion across over 62 sectors. The interview is also announcing Mr. Bagla's participation as the keynote speaker at the 14th edition of the "Big Plans Day" conference on 21st September in Zagreb which would be inaugurated by the Hon’ble President of the Republic of Croatia. Find out more at: https://bit.ly/3QJOA0S

13 September 2022 : Ambassador Srivastava gave a presentation on Transformational Aspirations & Journey of New India and New Opportunities for Croatia to the Rotary club Zagreb Medveščak. The session was attended, amongst others, by Mr Josip Pavić, Advisor for Sport, Ministry of Tourism and Sports of Croatia, 2012 & 2016 Olympics Gold & Silver medal winner in Water Polo & Mr. Davor štern, former Foreign Minister of Croatia and currently represented in the city assembly of the City of Zagreb, and many other important dignitaries members of the club. LINK: https://bit.ly/3C0JlG1