Egyptian diplomat meets EU officials
Thursday، 26 May 2022 - 10:49 AM
Egyptian Ambassador to the EU Badr Abdel Ati held a series of meetings with a number of senior EU officials.
Abdel Ati met with the directors of the EU commission's public departments of trade, hygiene, food safety, education, youth and sports.
The Foreign Ministry said on Thursday that the gatherings discussed ways of boosting trade relations between Egypt and the EU by promoting the flow of Egyptian exports to EU markets, expanding training programs, building capabilities and upping the competitive edge of Egyptian goods.
The talks as well tackled the importance of fostering EU investments in Egypt by luring EU companies to do business in the country, according to it.
Egypt has great potentials in different vital sectors including agriculture, energy and green transformation, it mentioned.
Discussions also dwelt on the need of promoting joint action to develop production of various Egyptian commodities as per EU quality criteria, the ministry said.
Meanwhile, the Egyptian diplomat reviewed mechanisms for fostering cooperation between Egypt and the EU in the fields of education, youth and sports.
The meeting highlighted the importance of Egyptian efforts to upgrade the education sector, with special focus on technical and vocational education.
Egypt's efforts to empower youth politically, economically and socially were also probed, the ministry added.