Ambassador Manoj Kumar Bharti participated as one of the panelists at TEMPO Bilateral Forum 2020 on 12 May 2022 organised by Tempo and BNI with theme “The Role of Small and Medium Enterprises in Economic Development”. Apart from Ambassador Bharti, other panelist were H.E. Mr. Teten Masduki, Minister of Cooperatives and SMEs of the Republic of Indonesia, H.E. Mr. Sakti Wahyu Trenggono, Minister of Marine Affairs and Fisheries of the Republic Indonesia, and H.E. Ms. Penny Williams, Ambassador of Australia to Indonesia.
Ambassador Bharti discussed MSMEs’ contribution to Indian economy, how the pandemic affected MSMEs, digital presence of MSMEs, and Solar Mamas programme by India.