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Korea’s Ambassador in Cairo Hong Jin-Wook and Egypt’s Ambassador in Seoul Khaled Abdelrahman participated in the event.
Our two countries are now in best government-to-government cooperation level of all time: South Korean Ambassador
Ambassador Hong mentioned that since Egypt became an official development assistance (ODA) priority partner country in 2021, the development cooperation between two countries has continued to be strengthened and added that trusted relationship was reinforced through Korean President’s visit to Egypt in January this year and phone call between two Presidents, Yoon Suk Yeol and Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, on 20 October. He highlighted the fruitful outcomes such as contract for manufacture and supply of 320 subway vehicles with Hyundai Rotem, contract for the joint manufacturing of K-9 Howitzers and exchange of note for establishing public e-procurement system were made after aforementioned President’s visit.
“Of course, there is a long way to go. The road is long but let`s make a bright and better future together and that’s why we need your efforts forever,” the ambassador said.
Egypt is implementing various policies to build a circular economy through recycling
Egypt is already exerting tireless efforts on combating climate change not solely in Egypt but also throughout Africa: S. Korea’s special presidential envoy for climate and environment
As Russia-Ukraine war had critical influence on energy supply, Egypt’s exports of raw materials, natural gas to Korea increased rapidly: Jung Hee-chul
Support from each country’s people is crucial for two countries to sustain the excellent relations
During his visit, Hong met with Osama El-Qadi, Governor of Minya; Essam Saad, Governor of Assiut; and Tarek Alfeky, Governor of Sohag, respectively, to discuss ways of cooperation in these regions.
S. Korea’s Haenyeo are old-fashioned female divers that aim to preserve marine environment
The three-year programme consists of capacity-building sub-programmes that will run till 2024.
The South Korean Ambassador called on the Egyptian Parliament to support Korean companies operating in Egypt.
Event reflects strong trust between our two nations: Ambassador Hong
The meeting was held within the framework of the keenness of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities to diversify the tourist markets exporting tourism to the Egyptian destination.
Enhancing people-to-people exchange and strengthening cultural cooperation will be a solid foundation for the development of bilateral relations: South Korean Ambassador
His remarks came on the sidelines of the embassy’s reception of young Egyptian table tennis player Hana Goda, ahead of her visit to Korea to participate in a joint training camp with the Korean national table tennis team this month.
Promotion of cultural exchange between two countries is pomegranate for strong, sustainable relations: Hong-Jin Wook
Egypt is key strategic partner to South Korea: Hong Jin Wook
Appreciating the efforts and achievements of the Egyptian government for gender equality through various initiatives like the 2030 National Women’s Strategy, Hong reiterated the Korean government’s will to support the agenda, hoping that such cooperation will “make a society where gender equality is [commonplace] so no one needs to stress it.”
Korean Minister of Transportation visits Egypt
During his visit, Ambassador Hong met with the Governor of Aswan, Ashraf Attia Abdel Bari, to discuss ways of cooperation in the fields of energy, transportation, education, and culture. He also visited the Benban solar complex and Aswan High Dam.
The meeting was attended by Khaled Nofal, the Deputy Minister of Finance for Administrative and Technical Reform; Ahmed Al Sherif, the Minister’s Assistant for Information Technology; General Maged Younes, the Chairperson of the General Authority for Government ervices; and Doaa Hamdy, the Head of the External Relations Department.
Deal includes technology transfer of new artillery to Egypt
Ministry of Education currently studies providing tablet PCs to middle school students: Tarek Shawki
MoU aims to combating illegal trafficking of cultural property
Project to develop signalling systems in Luxor-High Dam line with length of 224 km
South Korea will provide Egypt with soft loan worth $1bn to finance various projects
Korean-Egyptian relations represent good model for successful partnership that will be further developed, says Ambassador Hong Jin Wook
The minister affirmed Egypt’s keenness to strengthen cooperation with South Korea, especially after the establishment of the Egyptian Korean College for Industrial and Energy Technology at Beni Suef University.
Gamea added that Egyptian exports for the Korean market achieved during this period an increase of 62.3%, reaching $531.5m, compared to $327.5m in the same period last year.