Tuesday، 24 November 2015 12:00 AM
On 25/9/2014: President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi received Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott in his residence in New York. The meeting took up boosting cooperation and Australia's possible role in development projects in Egypt. During the talks, Abbott pointed out to his country's decision to lift a travel warning for Egypt to encourage the tourism industry in the Arab country. Also, the two leaders discussed cooperation in the field of agriculture and Australia's contribution to land reclamation projects in Egypt.
In February 2010: Ambassador Ahmed Fathalla, Assistant Foreign Minister for Asian Affairs, visited Australia to hold the second round of the annual political consultations on senior official’s level.
In July 2009: The Hon Stephen Smith MP, Minister for Foreign Affairs, visited Egypt for the Non-Aligned Movement Summit at Sharm-el-Sheikh.
In June 2009: The Hon Martin Ferguson MP, Minister for Resources, Energy and Tourism, visited Egypt for the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) conference.
In March 2009: The Hon Bob McMullan MP, Parliamentary Secretary for International Development Assistance, visited Egypt for the Gaza Reconstruction Conference at Sharm-el-Sheikh.
In October 2008: An Australian Parliamentary delegation (6 MPs and Senators) visited Egypt.
In April 2006: The then- Governor General Major-General Jeffery visited Egypt as part of the Rededication of the Memorial to the Ninth Division, 2nd AIF at the Commonwealth War Graves Cemetery, El Alamein.
In May 2004: The Egyptian Minister of Supply and Internal Trade visited Australia.
In November 2002: The Egyptian Minister for Foreign Trade visited Australia as a Guest of the Australian Government.