Kazakh and Egyptian businessmen discuss bilateral coop
Astana hosted the Kazakh-Egyptian investment forum.
The organizers of the event are the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Atameken National Chamber of Entrepreneurs of the Republic of Kazakhstan, the Chamber of International Commerce of Kazakhstan. The Egyptian organizers are the Egyptian Industry and Trade Center and Egyptian Center for Industrial Modernization.
More than 100 representatives of large and medium-sized companies of Kazakhstan and more than 20 Egyptian companies attended the business forum
Deputy minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan Yerzhan Ashikbayev, chairman of the Board of directors of Kazakh Investment JSC Marat Birimzhan, deputy director of Astana Chamber of Entrepreneurs Daniyar Sadykov and executive director of KIT business association Zhaksylyk Kultursynov made statements. Vice-Minister of Trade and Industry of Egypt Ahmed Taha Boraya, Chargé d'Affaires of the Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt to the Republic of Kazakhstan, Counselor Abdel-Hamid El Rafi and Head of the Technical Policy and Strategy Department of the Office of the Minister of the Ministry of Trade and Industry of the Arab Republic of Egypt Tarek Kashwa made statements from the Egyptian side.
The delegation were represented by such companies as Assal furniture, French Home, Daltex, Orion, Happy Sweet for Food Industries, AGA, Jana Agriculture, Building Material Export Council, Royal Ceramics, Solyphar, Afri Medical, TM unifrom and hotel supplies, and Bank Egypt.
The bilateral negotiations in the B2B format of were organized within the framework of business forum, the parties discussed tourism infrastructure, pharmaceuticals, textile industry, agriculture, food industry and production of agricultural equipment, tourism, investment, etc.
The investment opportunities of Kazakhstan and benefits of joint cooperation and prospects for further promoting the trade and economic partnership of Kazakhstan and Egypt were presented during the forum.