Pranab Mukherjee, the President of India, is paying a state visit to Finland on 14–16 October 2014. President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö has held talks with President Mukherjee on the development of relations between Finland and India, trade, investments, research and development cooperation, and current international issues.
President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö and Mrs Jenni Haukio are engaged in a state visit to Canada from 8 to 11 October 2014. The official programme began with a visit to the Canadian Parliament and a meeting with Prime Minister Stephen Harper in Ottawa on Thursday, 9 October 2014. The official reception ceremony for the state visit was held on Thursday afternoon, when Governor General David Johnston and his spouse received the presidential couple in their official residence in Ottawa.
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