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Meeting between Al-Sisi and Russian President Vladmir Putin to be held around time of Al-Sisi’s visit to China
The president received an invitation to Greece, which will include a three-way meeting between Egypt, Cyprus and Greece
Economics minister and vice-president of the Federal Council will also be holding bilateral talks with heads of state and government whilst in Egypt
Amid Egypt’s fluctuating relations with the West, notably unstable US aid and conflicts with Germany over the human rights situation, Egypt’s foreign affairs were given wider directions to encompass the Eastern Block. Below is an outline of the major points in Egypt’s turn to the East. August 2014: President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi visited Russia, highlighting ties between …
The trade balance between the two countries is in various sectors; mainly in construction materials, tourism, fresh produce, and furnishings, spinning and textiles.
Russia sees Egypt as export destination after issues with EU following Crimea crisis, Egypt sees Russia as natural gas source
Putin wore the number 70 on the back of his shirt to participate in an all-star team that included a number of politicians and former star players of the game
Egyptian president held meetings with Armenian, Vietnamese, Russian and other heads of state during Moscow visit
Egyptian-Russian relations have expanded to include nuclear energy cooperation
Economic relations with Russia are seeing a sharp rise, with Putin announcing the two countries seek to cooperate in the infrastructure, automotives and chemical industries fields.
Report come as Defence Minister Sobki meets his counterpart in Russia to discuss military cooperation in “fighting terrorism”
The visit aims at fostering military cooperation
By Ahmed M El-Wahsh In light of recent events and happenings across Cairo – from the Tahrir memorial to the deaths at the Air Defence Stadium and Vladimir Putin’s visit – Egypt faces an unsettling currency change against its Egyptian pound to the American dollar. With that being said, the Russian leader met with Abdel …
Egyptian-Russian relations have been cold for around 40 years, but as Putin visits Egypt, the foreign policy game is changing for both countries
Putin’s visit to Egypt raises major questions regarding funding for Egypt’s potential nuclear energy programme
Putin’s visit will last for two days
Ministry seeks to increase Russian market share by intensifying promotion methods
The visit is closely linked to talks held between the two presidents in August 2014
Pope met with senior officials, members of Russian Orthodox Church
House speaker denies foreign intervention in Libyan fight on “strongholds of terrorism”
Presidents Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi and Vladimir Putin say military cooperation will continue
Russian and Egyptian presidents look to coordinate on international issues
The Egypt State Information Service says Al-Sisi responded to Putin’s invitation and will pay a short visit to Russia Tuesday
Russian president moves quickly to cement ties with newly inaugurated Al-Sisi
Poroshenko took the oath of office in Kiev’s parliament one day after holding his first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, since a dominant May 25 election victory handed him the mandate to try and save Ukraine from disintegration and economic collapse.
Former minister of defence Al-Sisi says he is ready to cooperate with Russia after preliminary results indicate his victory in Egypt’s presidential election
Poroshenko, a 48-year-old former cabinet minister, had said Sunday he would work immediately to end a bloody pro-Russian insurgency that prevented voting across swathes of the industrial east and to fix a recession-hit near bankrupt economy.
A candidate must win half of the votes cast with a turnout of at least 50% to win in round one.