Mahfouz underscored the full readiness of the ITIDA to boost joint cooperation with Iraqi companies and institutions, praising the deep-historic ties between Cairo and Baghdad.

During the meeting, Mahfouz briefed Shihab on the strategic pillars of ITIDA and its programs.

For his side, Shihab hailed the role of ITIDA in building the IT and digital capabilities in Egypt, expressing his desire to cooperate with the ITIDA to benefit from its potentials.