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GAFI head confers with S. Korean amb. on increasing investments in Egypt

Mon, 26 Oct 2020 - 12:23 GMT

The meeting focused on success stories of South Korean companies operating in Egypt, especially in the fields of electronics and home appliances.

Sisi, South Korea president talk strengthening bilateral relations

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 04:13 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received on Tuesday a telephone call from President of South Korea Moon Jae-In, during which they discussed fostering bilateral relations and partnership between both countries.

Transport min. mulls with S.Korean envoy, Hyundai Rotem, cooperation in underground projects

Fri, 16 Oct 2020 - 02:02 GMT

The meeting tackled the manufacturing and delivering 32 new air-conditioned trains to Egypt.

Trade exchange between Egypt, South Korea hits $1.59B in 2019

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 01:30 GMT

The most important terms of trade exchange included engineering and electronic goods, furniture, ready-made clothes, chemical products, fertilizers and medical industries.

In meeting on S.Korean Green New Deal, Egypt highlights green funding in national investments

Sat, 19 Sep 2020 - 12:05 GMT

The Ministry of Finance launched the green bonds to encourage the private sector to invest in green projects, besides funding the green businesses by the state.

Egypt seeks to increase Korean investments in state: Gov't

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 11:25 GMT

This came during Ma’it’s meeting with Hong Jin-wook, the new ambassador of South Korea in Cairo.

3rd batch of new air-conditioned metro trains to arrive in Sept. from South Korea

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 11:37 GMT

A third batch of the new air-conditioned metro trains and tunnels are expected to arrive in September.

Egyptian Presidency approves S. Korean grant to automate patent system

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 11:30 GMT

The project includes improving the efficiency of patent management, by using the online patent application system, facilitating the public access to patent information, establishing an electronic services portal for the public, setting up a capacity development program by sending Korean experts to the Egyptian Patent Office, and training office members in South Korea.

In pics: Egypt receives 2nd of 32 metro train from Hyundai Rotem

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 03:32 GMT

The agreement, signed in 2019, is worth 317 million Euros and L.E. 640 million (which is equal to L.E. 6.361 billion).

Global K-pop fans emerge as political force, but some in South Korea worry

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 02:28 GMT

Some tech-savvy followers of K-pop music have emerged as increasingly active players in American politics, but in the birthplace of the genre, South Korean fans are wary that their favorite artists will be pulled into foreign partisan fights.

Spurs' Son begins three-week military training: report

Mon, 20 Apr 2020 - 06:58 GMT

Tottenham Hotspur's South Korean striker Son Heung-min began his three-week military training at a marines boot camp on Monday, a report said, with the Premier League on hold over the coronavirus pandemic.

FMs of 12 countries vow joint virus response for global economy, health

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 11:38 GMT

South Korean Foreign Minister Kang Kyung-wha joined her counterparts from 11 countries, which also included Canada, Germany, Indonesia, Morocco, Peru, Singapore, Turkey and Britain, on Friday as "the Ministerial Coordination Group on COVID-19," according

South Korea allocates $200K as emergency aid to support Egypt’s anti-COVID-19 efforts

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 - 02:18 GMT

"The South Korean government announced allocating US $200,000 in emergency aid to support Egypt’s efforts in fighting coronavirus," announced Ambassador of South Korea to Egypt Yoon Yu-chul.

Spurs star Son to start national service in South Korea

Tue, 07 Apr 2020 - 08:34 GMT

Tottenham forward Son Heung-min will start four weeks of national service in South Korea this month.

South Koreans in Egypt mull leasing aircraft to return home

Sun, 29 Mar 2020 - 09:29 GMT

The South Korean community in Egypt began to list the names of nationals wishing to return home amid coronavirus fears.

South Korea boy band BTS postpones U.S., Canada tour over coronavirus

Fri, 27 Mar 2020 - 10:48 GMT

South Korea’s boy band BTS will postpone a North America tour that had been scheduled to kick off in April, due to concerns over the coronavirus pandemic, its management said on Friday.

S. Korea reports 483 new virus cases

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 12:33 GMT

South Korea reported 483 new cases of coronavirus on Saturday, bringing the nation's total number of infections to 6,767.

Virus forces Japan to cancel ceremony to mark tsunami

Fri, 06 Mar 2020 - 07:52 GMT

For the past eight years, the prime minister, lawmakers, and family members who lost loved ones in the disaster have attended the nationally-televised ceremony.

Egyptian govt keen on boosting cooperation with S. Korea

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 - 02:29 GMT

This came during Mashaat's meeting with South Korean Ambassador to Egypt Yoon Yeocheol.

South Korea's 'Parasite' beats Hollywood greats to make Oscar history

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 - 03:57 GMT

“Parasite,” a dark social satire from South Korea, won the Oscar for best picture on Sunday.