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Finance Minister, ambassador Hong Jin-wook talk solutions to problems against Korean companies in Egypt

Sun, 21 May 2023 - 07:50 GMT

Egypt has experienced significant economic challenges due to COVID-19, the Russia-Ukraine war, and the global austerity measures since 2020. Despite these difficulties, Egypt has been making ongoing efforts to overcome them. In particular, they have been actively promoting foreign investment and striving to make Egypt an attractive investment destination, the statement said.

S. Korea's Environment min. applauds Egypt’s steps to protect environment

Wed, 17 May 2023 - 09:48 GMT

Environment Minister of South Korea Han Hwa-jin applauded the steps Egypt took under the leadership of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to improve sanitation, protect the environment, and adopt a set of policies and strategies for transitioning a green economy, topped by waste recycling.

Egypt allocates LE 28.1B in new budget to support exporting companies: Min.

Tue, 11 Apr 2023 - 07:00 GMT

Maait affirmed, during his meeting with the South Korean ambassador in Cairo today, Egypt's aspiration to increase the investments of Korean companies, in a way that contributes to maximizing Egyptian production and export capabilities, and strengthening the partnership between the two countries.

Son's two-goal show delights new South Korea boss Klinsmann

Sat, 25 Mar 2023 - 11:02 GMT

"As a striker, this is what you're looking for. He had a fantastic game. He has the freedom to rotate (behind the striker). As long as he knows where the goal is, I am happy."

South Korea boss Klinsmann aims to put smile back on Son's face

Thu, 09 Mar 2023 - 12:34 GMT

Klinsmann was officially unveiled as Paulo Bento's replacement as South Korea head coach at a press conference in Seoul on Thursday and the 58-year-old outlined his desire to bring an end to Son's current slump.

South Korea-Egypt trade hits US$3.15 billion in 2022, the second largest amount ever

Sun, 12 Feb 2023 - 08:19 GMT

In the background of these achievements, exports of natural gas and petroleum products played a decisive role. $810 million of natural gas and $760 million of petroleum product naphtha were exported to Korea, the increase of 705% and 107%, respectively, from the previous year.

Cairo receives first 2 charter flights from S. Korea after resumption

Sat, 07 Jan 2023 - 01:29 GMT

The first flight, operated by Asiana Airlines, came from Seoul with 295 passengers onboard, while the second flight was operated by Korean Air.

S. Korean ambassador, Egyptian minister discuss development cooperation projects

Mon, 26 Dec 2022 - 01:35 GMT

South Korean Ambassador in Cairo Hong Jin Wook said on Monday that Egypt became an important partner for South Korean official development assistance (ODA).

South Korean ambassador, head of Arab Organization for Industrialization

Thu, 08 Dec 2022 - 01:41 GMT

The two parties are working on expanding the scope of cooperation to various fields such as military production, environment and water desalination

Egypt signs deal with Korea Aerospace Industries to manufacture warplanes

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 - 10:56 GMT

Abdel Latif added that the deal aims to localize the technology of manufacturing an advanced training aircraft to be used by the armed forces, or exported to the African and Arab countries.

Egypt, South Korea talk activation of people-to-people exchange

Tue, 29 Nov 2022 - 10:00 GMT

Korean Ambassador Hong Jin-wook and His Excellency the Egyptian Minister of Civil Aviation, Lieutenant General Mohamed Abbas Helmy, discussed ways of cooperation to activate people to people exchange between the two countries in the post Covid pandemic era.

Uruguay quintet honoured for for contesting fourth World Cup

Thu, 24 Nov 2022 - 07:10 GMT

Luis Suarez, Edinson Cavani, Diego Godin, Fernando Muslera and Martin Caceres were hailed by the Uruguayan Football Association (AUF) on Wednesday for making their fourth World Cup appearance in the tournament in Qatar.

Son unsure if he can play in all of South Korea's games

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 - 04:44 GMT

Son was included in South Korea's squad for the tournament despite suffering a fractured eye socket playing for Tottenham Hotspur in the Champions League earlier this month.

Son will be in South Korea's World Cup squad - Bento

Thu, 10 Nov 2022 - 12:13 GMT

South Korea coach Paulo Bento said on Thursday Son Heung-min will be selected for the World Cup in Qatar, adding that he does not have a contingency plan in place if the forward is unable to recover from a facial injury in time.

Egypt’s Sisi, S.Korean counterpart discuss bilateral ties

Thu, 20 Oct 2022 - 11:11 GMT

They also exchanged views on regional and international issues of mutual interest and cooperation to address climate change, in light of COP27 Egypt is hosting next November in Sharm El Sheikh.

Egypt's Finance Minister, S.Korean ambassador discuss bilateral ties

Sun, 11 Sep 2022 - 12:26 GMT

The two sides exchanged views on ways to overcome the obstacles faced by Korean companies operating in Egypt, as well as ways to support them.

Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power participates in construction of Egypt’s Dabaa NPP

Thu, 25 Aug 2022 - 12:23 GMT

The Russian ASE JSC (Atomstroyexport, JSC) won this tender and KHNP will participate in the construction of power generation facilities (Turbine Island) for the El Dabaa NPP by signing the contract on August 25 with ASE, the main implementing company for the project, the statement added.

Egypt, South Korea to perform Pyramids Air Show 2022 on August 3

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 10:56 GMT

It will be performed by Egypt's Silver Stars team and South Korea's Black Eagles team.

Korean Ambassador, South Sinai governor talk boosting people-to-people exchanges

Wed, 15 Jun 2022 - 10:17 GMT

Ambassador of Republic of Korea to Egypt, Mr. Hong Jin-wook met with the Governor of South Sinai M.G. Khaled Fouda on Tuesday, June 14th and had a productive discussion on how to expand the already strong people-to-people exchanges between the two nations.

S.Korean Embassy in Egypt organizes Forum to support Korean companies in Egypt

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 - 10:34 GMT

The meeting aims to introduce the Egyptian government’s economic reform and its policies to attract foreign investment and to discuss support for Korean Companies in Egypt.