Egypt s PM Mostafa Madbouly in his meeting with Zimbabwean Vice President and Health Minister Constantino Chiwenga in Cairo on Monday (Photo : Egyptian Cabinet)
Chiwenga lauded the deeply-rooted ties with Egypt, thanking it for its supportive stances toward his country.
Zimbabwe is interested in developing relations with Egypt in various fields, including increasing the rates of trade exchange, which presently do not exceed $20 million, Chiwenga noted, welcoming Egyptian investments in his country.
He also pointed to an agreement on establishing an Egyptian pharmaceuticals company in Zimbabwe.
Abdel-Ghaffar, meanwhile, pointed out he agreed with the Zimbabwean side on sending medical teams.