Apple CEO meets with Indian prime minister

Apple CEO Tim Cook is launching a charm offensive in India in hopes of expanding the company into the Indian market, meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi Saturday, according to the Associated Press.

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Cook and Modi discussed the CEO’s plans for manufacturing and selling Apple products in the country.

Apple only has a 2 percent share of the smartphone market in India, one of the world’s fastest-growing smartphone markets.

“Thank you @tim_cook!” Modi wrote on Twitter after the meeting. “Your views & efforts are always enriching.”