A Memorandum of Understanding (Letter of Intent, LoI) was exchanged between Ahmedabad and the Japanese city of Kobe for a town twinning. The LoI was exchanged in the presence of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who visited Kobe to address a major event in the Indian diaspora. `The agreement shall be valid for a period of three years or until the date on which one of the parties takes three months` notice to terminate the agreement. However, the termination of the contract will have no influence on a project under the agreement,” the municipal delegate`s proposal states. India has signed city agreements with: China, Australia, the United States, South Korea (rok), Russia, Canada, Germany, Belarus, Mauritius, Hungary, Jordan, Bangladesh, Lithuania and Portugal. The agreement provides for the development of a plan to create further opportunities for cooperation between the two cities on the academic, cultural and commercial fronts. Authorities in the Japanese city of Kobe exchanged Letter of Intent (LoI) with their colleagues in Ahmedabad for the Ahmedabad-Kobe Sister City partnership. “Rajkot is one of India`s developing cities and it is proposed to sign a strategic agreement with the city of Jiaozhou, India`s neighboring country, Quingdao China, for cooperation in areas of mutual interest.