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S. Korean ambassador invites Speaker of Egypt’s Senate to visit Seoul

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 10:52 GMT

Ambassador Hong Jin-Wook paid a visit to Abdel-Wahab Abdel-Razeq on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, discussing ways to promote and deepen bilateral parliamentary cooperation between the two countries, according to a press release from the South Korean embassy in Cairo.

First case of pet with COVID-19 confirmed in S. Korea

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 11:40 GMT

A kitten has tested positive for the new coronavirus in the first virus case involving a pet reported in South Korea, Yonhap news agency reported.

Planning min.: Egypt appreciates economic experiment of S.Korea

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 01:39 GMT

This came in a statement issued on Wednesday by the Ministry of Planning about the meeting between Said and South Korean Ambassador to Egypt Hong Yin Wook.

Egypt’s Ministry of International Cooperation, South Korean amb. explore new avenues of bilateral cooperation for 2021

Fri, 18 Dec 2020 - 12:01 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, and Ambassador of South Korea to Egypt, Hong Yin Wook, discussed future avenues of bilateral cooperation for 2021 and the status of ongoing projects in the current year; reaffirming unwavering commitment to deepen bilateral relations between the two countries.

Cairo, vaccine institute IVI probe boosting bilateral, multilateral cooperation

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 03:22 GMT

The meeting comes after Egypt's ratification of a convention on joining the Seoul-based IVI, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement Thursday.

S. Korea shares experiences of stimulating domestic consumption with Egypt

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 02:36 GMT

This move comes in response to H.E. President Sisi’s directives to exchange with the Republic of Korea knowledge and experience on developing policies for stimulating domestic consumption and encouraging people to replace and renew durable goods such as obsolete vehicles

S.Korean amb. in Cairo: Volume of Egyptian-S. Korean trade exchange up to $2B

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 12:44 GMT

Egypt has become South Korea's key investment destination in Africa, with total investments worth $600 million, South Korean ambassador to Egypt Hong Yin Wook said.

Egypt, S. Korea probe boosting coop. in petrochemicals domain

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 10:31 GMT

The meeting reviewed the activities of GS Engineering and Construction Company (GS E&C), which participated in the establishment of the Egyptian Refining Company (ERC)'s refinery in Mostorod.

Egypt opens U-23 friendly tournament with a goalless draw

Fri, 13 Nov 2020 - 04:21 GMT

Egypt U-23 national team started the U-23 friendly tournament with a goalless draw against South Korea.

Gharib announces squad for Brazil and South Korea matches

Sun, 08 Nov 2020 - 10:59 GMT

Ghareeb announced the team’s squad for November camp as the team will face Brazil and South Korea, as part of the preparations for Tokyo Olympic Games.

South Korea gives Egypt’s El-Salhya El-Gedida Central Hospital in Al-Sharqia medical equipment

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 09:43 GMT

Earlier in May 2020, the Korean government provided $200,000 cash to fund emergency health response activities with the outbreak of the COVID-19 in Egypt.

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).

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