CAIRO: A high-level Czech delegation of 30 businessmen and government officials is scheduled to visit Egypt Saturday to discuss bilateral cooperation between the two countries, particularly in the commercial, economic and investment domains, Youm7 reported.
Headed by Czech Foreign Minister Lubomír Zaorálek, the delegation is scheduled to meet with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, Egyptian officials and businessmen to discuss possible ways to strengthen bilateral economic relations.
The visit comes in response to Shoukry’s invitation to his Czech counterpart during the former’s European tour that included Spain, Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic in April 2015.
During the two-day visit, the delegation is scheduled to meet with Egypt’s Trade and Industry Minister Tarek Kabil, Antiquiries Minister Mamdouh al Damaty and Military Production Minister Mohamed al Assar, according to Youm7.
During the visit, Shoukry and Zaorálek are scheduled to inaugurate the Egyptian-Czech Business Forum aims at increasing cooperation in the fields of renewable energy, transportation, tourism and infrastructure projects.