Egypt’s Sisi meets with major S. Korean companies on last stop of Asian tour

Ahram Online , Friday 4 Mar 2016

El-Sisi started his Asian tour last week and has visited Kazakhstan and Japan

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi with South Korea's National assembly speaker Chung Ui-hwa (Photo: Egyptian presidency)

Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi met with representatives of major South Korean companies on Friday morning in Seoul, the final stop on his Asian tour.

The meetings included talks with representatives of LG Electronics and Hyundai Motors, where he stressed Egypt’s stable work environment, security and capacity for development and expansion in the market.

The president also visited Incheon City and its international port, expressing his hopes that the Incheon Free Economic Zone could cooperate the with Suez Canal Free Economic Zone, which is currently under construction.

El-Sisi started his Asian tour last Friday, visiting first Kazakhstan then Japan and finally South Korea.

In South Korea, El-Sisi met with his counterpart, President Park Geun-hye and also visited the county's parliament.

The president also delivered a speech in front of the Japanese parliament.

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