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Korea’s Culture Week to convene on May 18-24 at Opera House amid push to expand Korean language teaching

Sun, 12 May 2024 - 11:01 GMT

The Director of the Korean Cultural Center revealed plans to establish a center for teaching the Korean language in Egypt, citing the increasing demand from Egyptians eager to learn.

South Korean firm expresses interest in importing Egyptian orange

Thu, 02 May 2024 - 02:26 GMT

That was in a meeting with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli Wednesday.

Egypt aims to boost South Korean investments across sectors | PM

Thu, 02 May 2024 - 12:27 GMT

The sectors focused on the meeting were electronics, electrical appliances, textiles, oil and gas, nuclear energy, iron and steel, petrochemicals, manufacturing subway cars, and importing Egyptian agricultural products.

Egypt, S. Korea talk cooperation in communication, information technology

Mon, 08 Apr 2024 - 12:42 GMT

Both officials talked digital transformation, digital capacity building, artificial intelligence, and electronics design and manufacturing.

Egypt, Korea discuss joint cooperation ahead of 2024 Korea-Africa Summit

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 07:37 GMT

Ambassador Kim acknowledged that Korean companies operating in Egypt are benefiting from recent positive developments in Egypt’s macro-economic situation. He expressed gratitude to Minister Al-Mashat for her leadership and role in concluding a series of agreements with international partners, including the IMF, EU, and World Bank.

Egyptian FM makes phone call to South Korean counterpart

Wed, 13 Mar 2024 - 01:05 GMT

Minister Shokry presented the opportunities and incentives that Korean investors could leverage in Egypt.

SK Ecoplant, CSCEC cooperate to build $2B green hydrogen project in Egypt

Sun, 03 Mar 2024 - 11:48 GMT

The project will involve investments worth $2 billion, according to a statement from SK Ecoplant. The companies aim to have the project fully operational by 2029

Korean FA advisory body recommends sacking coach Klinsmann

Thu, 15 Feb 2024 - 02:19 GMT

The National Team Committee does not make administrative decisions, leaving it up to the KFA's Executive Board whether to act on its recommendation to fire Klinsmann, whose contract runs through the 2026 World Cup.

South Korea keeper Kim ruled out of Asian Cup with knee injury

Fri, 19 Jan 2024 - 11:21 GMT

South Korea's hunt for a first Asian Cup title in 64 years suffered a major blow when coach Juergen Klinsmann confirmed on Friday that first-choice goalkeeper Kim Seung-gyu had been ruled out of the rest of the tournament with a knee injury.

South Korean Ambassador discusses more cooperation in Upper Egypt

Thu, 21 Dec 2023 - 04:12 GMT

Ambassador Kim also praised that Sohag has made great achievements in implementing Haya Karima initiative and said Korea would continue to cooperate to help Egypt make further progress by, among others, introducing Egypt to Korea’s Saemaul movement that had contributed in developing Korea’s rural areas in the 60’s and 70’s.

South Korea, Egypt partner to develop economic zone in Gargoub

Tue, 28 Nov 2023 - 02:21 GMT

Gargoub Port Company will have the responsibility of equipping, managing, operating, and maintaining the Gargoub seaport, including its docks and infrastructure

South Korea eyes boosting water industry ties with Egypt

Thu, 02 Nov 2023 - 02:59 GMT

The trade delegation is visiting Egypt from 31 October to 2 November. They are specialized in the field of water industry and headed by Korea Water Partnership (KWP).

Egyptian higher education minister, Korean ambassador discuss cooperation on science, technology

Mon, 30 Oct 2023 - 05:56 GMT

Both sides exchanged views on furthering developing technical education and Korean language education in particular, while expressing their appreciation of ongoing cooperation.

Egypt's exports to South Korea rise significantly, reaching $2 bln in 2022

Thu, 12 Oct 2023 - 08:48 GMT

The Egyptian exports value reached $2 billion during 2022, compared to $618.6 million during 2021, recording an increase of 219.5 percent.

Egyptian president discusses cooperation with Speaker of the South Korean General Assembly

Mon, 09 Oct 2023 - 03:02 GMT

The meeting was attended by Speaker of the Egyptian House of Representatives Abdel Fatah al-Gebaly, a number of Korean parliamentarian, and South Korean ambassador.

CBE Governor attends Korea-Africa Economic Cooperation conference

Fri, 22 Sep 2023 - 11:51 GMT

The conference was organized by the South Korean Ministry of Economy and Finance and the Korea Export-Import Bank, in cooperation with the African Development Bank (AfDB)

Egypt prepares MoU to extend social insurance to expats in South Korea

Tue, 19 Sep 2023 - 03:49 GMT

Minister of Social Solidarity Nevine al-Qabaj received Monday the South Korean ambassador to Egypt.

Egypt, South Korea talk ways of boosting military cooperation

Thu, 07 Sep 2023 - 02:52 GMT

This came during his reception with the accompanying delegation at the headquarters of the Ministry of Military Production in the New Administrative Capital.

South Korean Amb. praises Egypt's achievement in New Alamein as "miraculous"

Wed, 30 Aug 2023 - 02:47 GMT

Engineer Wael Samir, Head of the New Alamein City Authority, received Ambassador Kim Young Hyun, South Korean Ambassador to Egypt, and his accompanying delegation.

Cooking course brings Egyptian, Korean Cultures together

Sun, 06 Aug 2023 - 11:19 GMT

A total of 120 applicants completed the course over a period of four weeks. Each group of six took the one-day course at a time with the course running for five days a week. Given by Korean chef Hong Seng Hee, an expert in dietetics and responsible for quality control in several food companies, the program included teaching the recipes of traditional Korean dishes like Bulgogi, Kimbap and Sujebi; besides Korean street food like Tteokbokkie; and side dishes like Banchan and kimchi.