Egypt’s President Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi attended yesterday، Friday an official dinner banquet held by the Chinese president “Xi Jinping” at the great hall of the people in Beijing، Presidency spokesman، Ambassador Bassam Rady said.
During the official dinner، President Al-Sisi met a number of world leaders، including; Portuguese president، Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa، and President of the Swiss Confederation Ueli Maurer. They discussed ways to boost bilateral cooperation، and issues related to the major national projects being implemented by Egypt nowadays، in addition to the available investments opportunities.
Noteworthy، Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi visited China on Wednesday to attend the Belt and Road forum for international cooperation in Beijing، which witnessed the participation of several presidents and prime ministers.
In his word before the inaugural session of the forum، Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi confirmed that the objectives of the Belt and Road Initiative are constant with Egypt’s endeavors towards implementing mega projects that seek realizing large profits alongside creating diversified investment opportunities.
These mega projects are topped by the Suez Canal Development Corridor that is meant to serve as an industrial and logistic hub capable of offering promising opportunities for Chinese companies as well as countries taking part in the belt initiative.