Ishtayeh also hailed Egypt’s role in finalizing the Palestinian reconciliation as he met in Ramallah with outgoing Egyptian Ambassador Tarek Tayel on Thursday.
The capacity of an air bridge Egypt has recently opened to send relief to Lebanon after a deadly blast in the capital Beirut will triple, the Egyptian ambassador said, adding that it carries more than 200 tons of aid by now.
Egypt and Mauritania have probed means to strengthen ties between both countries, particularly in the financial cooperation domains.
Egyptian Ambassador to Oman Mohamed Ghonaim said that President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will meet more than 40 businessmen in Oman on Tuesday.
Italian Minister of Foreign Affairs Angelino Alfano receives Egyptian Ambassador to Italy Hesham Badr on Thursday.