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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.

South Korea coach Klinsmann looks for quick fix after disappointing start

Fri, 23 Jun 2023 - 06:18 GMT

Klinsmann was appointed in February and his team have drawn twice and lost twice as the Koreans look to build on their run to the knockout rounds of last year's World Cup under his Portuguese predecessor.

KOICA aims at spreading Korean language education in Luxor

Mon, 12 Jun 2023 - 04:00 GMT

The workshop highlighted the result of the practical education curriculum for the students, which was introduced in the last event ‘Yala Maa Baad’ held on 24 April 2023 at Luxor.

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).