Egypt's Sisi arrives in Bucharest in second stop of Euro tour
Ahram Online, , Wednesday 19 Jun 2019

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El Sisi arrived on Wednesday in the Romanian capital Bucharest, the second stop of a two-state European tour that included Belarus.

El-Sisi is scheduled to hold talks with his Romanian counterpart Klaus Iohannis on ways to boost economic ties and cooperation between the two countries, presidential spokesman Bassam Rady told state news agency MENA.

The Egyptian president is also planned to meet with the speakers of the Romanian senate and the Chamber of Deputies, the spokesman added.

El-Sisi will also give an address at Bucharest University of Economic Studies on relations between Cairo and Bucharest, as well as efforts to develop the higher education system and scientific research in Egypt.