Alexander Lukashenko extends condolences to President and people of Egypt
The number of victims of the terrorist attacks in Egypt continues to grow. By this time, the list of victims includes about fifty people, more than a hundred are wounded.
The country was shaken by a series of terrorist attacks. Two explosions with a difference of a few hours thundered in Tanta. Terrorists attacked a Christian church, was later attacked another one.
Belarus to help Egypt, Sudan in water extraction
Belarusian geologists will help Egypt and Sudan in the drilling of wells for water extraction. Negotiations are now underway on what sites to select for drilling. The works will start already in 2017.
The project is estimated at tens of millions of dollars.
Experts are now purchasing suitable equipment for exploration and drilling of deep-water wells for groundwater extraction.
Egypt military industry officials interested in cooperation with Belarus
Cooperation with Egypt needs to develop more intensively and without any forbidden topics. The President of Belarus noted willingness to work with the Arab republic of Egypt in all areas. He said this on March 14 at a meeting with Minister of State for Military Industry of Egypt.
A new impetus to the relations between the two countries was given earlier this year during the official visit of Alexander Lukashenko to the Arab Republic of Egypt. Now these agreements are being implemented at all levels.
Egypt interested in Belarusian meat products
Egyptians are interested in the meat products of Belarus. The quality of Belarusian food and supply conditions were the main topics of visits of the Egyptian delegation to a number of Belarusian agro-complexes.
Representatives of the government and business community of Egypt visited Belarusian facilities producing halal products, which meet all the requirements of Muslim countries' markets.
Results of the meeting will be summed up on February 1 at the agricultural ministry of Belarus.
Belarus and Egypt to establish joint greenhouses
Joint greenhouses is one of the most promising projects of Belarusian-Egyptian cooperation. Representatives of the government and business circles of the Arab Republic visited Belarus towns Orsha and Vitebsk January 30.
Representatives of Egypt are primarily interested in the agricultural sector and food production. The guests asked a lot about technology of cultivation of vegetables and ornamental plants in our greenhouses. They also admired the production of canned meat for children.
Belarus’ cooperation with Sudan, Egypt: concluded agreements and plans for future
Belarus President completed official visits to Egypt and Sudan on January 17.
The leaders of the countries defined strategies for future partnership cooperation in Cairo and Khartoum. Moreover, in each of the capitals, business communities held talks that resulted in dozens of agreements.
Taking into consideration global trends, African countries, first of all, have a good potential. The proof can be seen in the rapid growth of investment attractiveness of these states.
Economy, defense basis for Belarus-Egypt cooperation
Economy and defense should be the basis for Belarus-Egypt cooperation. Alexander Lukashenko met with the Prime Minister of Egypt Sherif Ismail in Cairo January 16. The sides will form a plan for short and mid-term strategies in the near future, the Belarus head of state emphasized.
In his turn, the Egyptian Prime Minister expressed hope that the Belarus President’s visit will take relations between the two countries in economy and politics to a higher level.
Alexander Lukashenko holds talks with Egypt President Abdul Fattah el-Sisi
Official negotiations between Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko and Egypt President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi took place on the 15th of January. The main topics were trade, industrial cooperation, science, education, health and tourism.
Alexander Lukashenko met with his Egyptian counterpart in the Al Ittihadiya Palace (Heliopolis Palace). The guard of honor took part in the protocol ceremony. There was a period in the history of this palace when a military hospital was located here. By the way, most of the Egyptian leaders are people who come from the army.
Belarus President attends Belarusian-Egyptian business forum
Belarus and Egypt are ready to open up new horizons for cooperation. The countries are going to create join assembly plants for the production of road-building and municipal engineering. On the 16th of January, the presidents of Belarus and Egypt took part in the opening of the Belarusian-Egyptian business forum.
Alexander Lukashenko emphasized that Belarus is ready to supply not only its own products, but also to share technologies and specialists with Egypt.
From tourism to food and industry: Belarus-Egypt relations
For modern Belarusians Egypt is primarily a place for recreation and tourism. As for Egyptians, they are interested in Belarusian technologies of fresh water production as well as high-quality food products.
The country of pharaohs, pyramids and valleys is an attractive destination for tourists from all over the world. By the way, Egypt's resorts attract thousands of tourists from Russia and Ukraine annually. But Egypt is now afraid of losing their tactful and friendly guests from Belarus.
Belarus President arrives in Egypt on official visit
About an hour ago, the Belarusian President's plane landed at Cairo International Airport. Alexander Lukashenko was met at the airport by the Minister of Tourism of Egypt, Mohamed Yehia Rashed.
In Cairo, Alexander Lukashenko will hold talks with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.
In the narrow and expanded formats, the heads of state will discuss current cooperation and prospects for reaching a new level of interaction.
Belarus, Egypt about to sign numerous commercial contracts
Cairo is preparing for the official visit of the President of Belarus. Alexander Lukashenko will visit Egypt to sign documents necessary to increase the trade turnover between Minsk and Cairo. The countries interested in the production and industrial cooperation.
Belarusian export strategy in action: Expectations from President Lukashenko's visit to Egypt
A dozen agreements worth millions of dollars: Minsk and Cairo are ready for a new impetus to the bilateral cooperation. The official visit of the President of Belarus to Egypt will definitely strengthen the development of partnerships. The visit starts on January 15.
A number of important meetings with the leadership of the North African country are scheduled. It is expected that the Belarus head of state will take part in the opening of a joint business forum.
Belarus-Egypt machine-building cooperation to expand
A modernized enterprise for the production of Belarusian tractors will be opened in Alexandria, Egypt. It was announced by the Ambassador of Belarus in Egypt Sergei Rachkov. Each year the enterprise will produce up to 2,000 tractors.
Due to the new production site Belarus will expand its presence in this area. The equipment will be shipped to both the Egyptian market and the neighboring countries.
Alexander Lukashenko to make official visits to Egypt and Sudan on January 15-17
Alexander Lukashenko will make official visits to Egypt and Sudan on January 15-17, according to the presidential press service.
The head of state will hold negotiations with the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in Cairo.
During the talks in contracted and extended formats, the two sides are planning to discuss the current issues of cooperation and prospects of achieving a new level of interaction.
Among the topical issues to be discussed is the development of trade-economic relations and industrial cooperation.
South Sinai signs cooperation memorandum with Minsk region
The Minsk region has reached an agreement on cooperation with one of the largest and most developed regions of Egypt. The sides signed a memorandum on mutually beneficial relations in the socio-cultural and trade-economic spheres. This is the first visit of the South Sinai delegation to Belarus.
Over the first 9 months of 2016, the turnover of Minsk with Egypt amounted to approximately $2.5 million.
Egyptian businessmen want to cooperate with Belarus' chemical industry, construction, agriculture
Egyptian businessmen are interested in cooperation with Belarus in the chemical industry, construction and agriculture. This was discussed during a business meeting of heads of domestic enterprises with the business community in Egypt.
Belarus was visited by owners of large companies from different sectors of economy. Among them were petrochemicals, mineral extraction and production of fertilizers.
During their stay in our country, Egyptian businessmen will visit a number of Belarusian enterprises.