Belt and Road
Shoukry also called for granting immediate and sustainable channels of finance and debt relief with favorable conditions, in a way that does not pose any additional burdens.
Abdel Aal considered the meeting as extension of the positive momentum witnessed in the relations between the two countries.
FOCAC started as a ministerial meeting called for by China in 2000.
The cooperation pact aims to target projects in countries and regions including Indonesia, the Philippines, Nigeria, Mozambique as well as South America.
China has begun building its first polar expedition cruise ship, state news agency Xinhua reported Saturday.