Middle East news

Abdel Aal urges pumping more foreign investments into Egypt

WASHINGTON- 1 November 2017: Egyptian Parliament Speaker Ali Abdel Aal had talks in Washington on Wednesday with members of the US Chamber of Commerce.
Representatives of international companies operating in Egypt took part in the meeting.
Abdel Aal underlined the importance of realizing political stability and security in Egypt.
He urged more foreign companies, especially Americans, to inject more investments into Egypt.
Meanwhile, Khush Choksy, the chamber's Senior Vice President, stressed the importance of Egyptian parliamentary delegations' visits, calling for more visits to post the chamber members on the Egyptian laws regulating economic activities, especially investments, in Egypt.
Abdel Aal highlighted the depth of Egyptian-US ties, reviewing key legislations issued within the framework of the economic reform plan.
The talks also took up means of putting into effect a free trade agreement between the two countries as well as ways of activating American tourism in Egypt.