Egyptian Foreign Minister
Egypt and the UK agreed to step up efforts to boost intra-trade and investment.
Shoukry has been in an official visit to London to launch the first partnership council between Egypt and the United Kingdom, a statement by the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs read.
Schallenberg’s remarks echo his earlier statements last year, when he said in TV remarks that “no one should play with fire” in the GERD dispute.
Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt is keen to continue cooperation with United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) to combat international organized and cross-border crimes as well as corruption and illicit cultural property trafficking.
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and EU's High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell will chair on Sunday the ninth meeting of the EU-Egypt Association Council in Luxembourg.
Shoukry, also president-designate of the UN Climate Change Conference (COP27), and Kerry also consulted in a phone call on the most prominent issues related to the global climate work, the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.
The members of the Group of 77 and China are participating in the 56th session of the subsidiary bodies taking place between 6 and 16 June at the World Convention Center Bonn.
The IsDB annual meeting is held this year in Sharm El-Sheikh city with the participation of ministers and officials from member countries and representatives of international and regional organisations and financial institutions.
This comes as Shoukry received Pandor earlier today, where they held political consultations within the framework of the joint committee between Egypt and South Africa.
During the meeting, Shoukry discussed with CEO of Boston Consulting Group, a UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) partner, means of mobilizing climate finance and the role of the private sector on the international climate action.
The session comes under the title: The Road to the 27th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 27) to the UNFCCC: Partnerships between the public and private sectors in climate action in the Middle East and North Africa.
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Estonian counterpart, Eva-Maria Liimets, have expressed aspiration to develop the bilateral relations between the two countries at all levels.
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed on Friday the need for the quick implementation of the climate related pledges during the ministerial meeting on climate in Denmark’s capital of Copenhagen.
Shoukry and Kofod also signed on Thursday an MoU on high-level political consultation between the foreign ministries of both countries.
The MoU is concerned with high-level political consultation on the bilateral relations and regional and international issues of mutual concern, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
In a statement on Wednesday, Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez said the meeting is hosted by Denmark and co-chaired by Egypt, the president of COP27, and the UK as the president of COP26.
Shoukry, during the inauguration, affirmed Egypt’s keenness to enhance relations with the sisterly Morocco, urging continued support to the Egyptian community residing in Morocco.
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met with his Moroccan counterpart, Nasser Bourita, on Monday during the former’s official visit to Rabat.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister and President-designate of the 2022 UN Climate Conference (COP27) Sameh Shoukry received on Wednesday Roger Martella, Chief Sustainability Officer at General Electric (GE).
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Spanish counterpart, Jose Manuel Albares, discussed on Monday a number of regional and international issues of mutual concern as they met in Madrid.