India has invited Russian companies to explore business opportunities in the country and strengthen bilateral economic ties.
An official release said, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu invited the Governors of the Far East Regions to lead business delegations to India and explore partnerships with Indian businesses.
Mr Prabhu recently concluded his visit to Vladivostok in Russia where he attended the Eastern Economic Forum meeting.
Commerce minister held discussions with his Russian counterpart on enhancing bilateral trade and investment between the two countries.
Discussions were held on possibilities of mutual cooperation in sectors like mining, agriculture and tourism.