Beijing, November 13th—Zhao Shitong, Assistant-minister of the International Department of the CPC Central Committee, met here today with a delegation of the business community of Egypt led by Maged ELMASRY, head of the transport commission of Homeland Defenders Party of Egypt and president of MME.
Zhao said, China and Egypt are both ancient civilizations and are good partners working together for development and common prosperity. In recent years, China and Egypt have achieved fruitful results in the joint construction of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) and fruitful economic and trade cooperation. The Chinese side is willing to strengthen experience exchanges with the Egyptian side, deepen practical cooperation, and contribute to the development of China-Egypt relations.
Maged ELMASRY said, Egypt and China trust each other. And the two peoples have a long-standing friendship. The business community of Egypt attaches great importance to developing economic and trade relations with China, remains optimistic about the prospects of the Chinese market, and is willing to cooperate closely with Chinese enterprises to achieve common development under the framework of jointly building the BRI.