UK seeks to establish new partnerships with Egypt – Minister

British Secretary of State for International Trade Liam Fox said on Monday May 27,2019 the United Kingdom is looking forward to forming partnerships with Egypt to promote trade ties among London, Cairo and North Africa.

Fox, who arrived in Cairo earlier in the day, reiterated that the UK works to be the biggest G7 investor in Africa by 2022 with focus on strategic sectors to create job opportunities.

It is scheduled that Fox will hold meetings with Egyptian Trade Minister Amr Nassar and Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr to mull new investments available in Egypt.

Fox’s visit is his first ever to Egypt since he has assumed his current position in 2016.

Source: State Information Service Egypt