President El-Sisi Meets the Secretary General of COMESA
Tuesday، 23 May 2023 - 12:00 AM
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met, on Tuesday 23-5-2023, with Secretary General of COMESA Ms. Chileshe Mpundu Kapwepwe, in Sharm El-Sheikh.
The meeting followed-up on the implementation of the main objective priorities of the Egypt’s current chairmanship of COMESA. This includes strengthening regional supply chains among COMESA countries, maximizing industrial integration, increasing investment in cross-border infrastructure, interconnection projects, and focusing on cooperation in the areas of digital transformation.
The meeting also witnessed an agreement on continuing consultation and intensive engagement between the two sides during the coming period to ensure the smooth handover of the COMESA chairmanship from Egypt to Zambia, thereby helping to strengthen ongoing efforts to achieve regional integration and contribute to achieving the goals of the COMESA member states.