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Visit of Sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed Al Nahyan to Egypt

Thursday، 28 March 2019 - 03:15 PM

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi received on Wednesday 27/3/2019 at Borg el Arab in Alexandria, Sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, in his first visit in 2019.
The visit of Sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed is of a particular importance to reflect the keenness of the leaders of the two countries on enhancing bilateral relations, as well as following up developments on the regional situation and issues of common concern. 

They affirmed their care to continue coordination and consultation to address the challenges facing the Arab nation, and reject foreign interference which threatens the stability and security of their peoples.
The relations between Egypt and the UAE are not recent, but are deeply rooted in the history of the two countries. They have become an ideal for constructive cooperation between the Arab countries in a way that promotes joint Arab action and serves the interests of the Arab peoples.

As well, they witnessed close coordination on the political level, especially on major issues such as the Palestinian, Iraqi and Lebanese issues and others.

There have been several meetings of the leaders and officials of the two countries at all levels to coordinate stances, which has shown great success in many files of common concern.
These distinguishable political relations have been fully invested in order to enrich the economic, cultural and scientific relations between the two countries.

 Economic relations have also been part of bilateral talks, where a number of joint cooperation agreements were signed in fields of housing, irrigation, trade and industry.

At the international and Arab levels, The UAE ranks first in terms of foreign direct investments in Egypt with a total capital contribution of about $ 5.8 billion. The number of UAE companies operating in Egypt is currently more than 700 companies. In January 2018, the value of Egyptian exports to the UAE hit $ 267.3 million compared to $ 249.4 million in January 2017. The total volume of trade exchange between Egypt and the UAE in January 2016 was about $ 322.446 million.





Wednesday 27/3/2019
President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi received on Wednesday 27/3/2019 at Borg el Arab in Alexandria, Sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, in his first visit in 2019.



An official reception ceremony was held for the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi at Borg el-Arab airport in Alexandria. This is the tenth visit of Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan to Egypt since he assumed power and the ninth, received by Sisi.

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi received Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan at Ras Atteen Palace in Alexandria. A bilateral meeting was held, followed by a wide-ranging session on ways to boost bilateral cooperation on various levels and review of the latest regional developments and issues of common concern.

 

A number of joint cooperation agreements have been signed in fields of housing, irrigation, trade and industry.

 Thursday 28/3/2019

On Thursday March 28, 2019, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi accompanied   the Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, Sheikh Muhammad bin Zayed Al Nahyan, on an inspection tour in the new city of Alamein.


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