Tim Cook – The CEO of Apple Inc, called on Indian Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi on Saturday and shared his future plans of India.
Mr. Tim Cook expressed his gratitude upon the warmth he received from Indians. He described his visit to different parts of the country and his meetings with people, including youth, business leaders, and film actors. The Prime Minister, appreciating Mr. Cook, said that in India, ‘seeing is believing’ and added that these experiences would definitely steer Mr. Cook’s business decisions.
The Apple CEO shared his Apple Inc.’s future plans for India. He spoke of the possibilities of manufacturing and retailing in India. He acknowledged the potential of young talent in India and said the youth has significant skills which Apple would like to tap. He mentioned the immense potential for ‘app-development’ that exists in the country. He also stated that Apple Inc. will be setting up the new Map Development Centre in Hyderabad. He appreciated the Prime Minister’s inventiveness in ‘ease of doing business.’
Mr. Tim also spoke about issues regarding cyber-security and data encryption. The Prime Minister encouraged Mr. Cook to help the global community to cope with the challenges of cyber crime.
Mr. Tim Cook also launched an updated version of the ‘Narendra Modi Mobile App.’