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Meetings of the Egyptian-Russian Joint Committee for Economic and Trade Cooperation kick off

The Ministry of Trade and Industry announced the holding of the meetings of the Egyptian-Russian Joint Committee for Trade, Economic, Scientific and Technical Cooperation in its thirteenth session, which will be held from 22-24 June under the chairmanship of the Ministers of Trade in the two countries.


On the sidelines of the committee's work, the Minister of Trade and Industry is scheduled to hold a number of bilateral meetings with senior officials of the Russian Federation, including Denis Manturov, Russian Minister of Industry and Trade, and Andrei Slepnev, Minister of Trade of the Eurasian Economic Union.


This morning, the meetings of the technical committees of the Egyptian-Russian Joint Committee for Economic, Commercial, Scientific and Technical Cooperation at the expert level began, headed by Dr. Ahmed Maghawry, head of commercial representation on the Egyptian side, and with the participation of representatives of the ministries and relevant authorities from the two countries. Nevin Gamea left Cairo airport this morning - Wednesday. Minister of Industry and Trade to Moscow to head the Egyptian delegation.


Maghawry explained that the committee will discuss a number of issues and files of common interest, which include cooperation in the fields of economy, trade, industry, energy, education, agriculture, communications, information technology, health, transportation and tourism, as well as joint coordination to remove non-tariff obstacles that hinder the flow of trade exchange between Cairo and Moscow.