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South Korean Amb. visits Egypt’s Space Agency, praises Egypt’s efforts in space sector

Wed, 01 Dec 2021 - 02:09 GMT

The South Korean Ambassador to Cairo Hong Jin-Wook visited the headquarters of the Egyptian Space Agency, Tuesday, where he praised the Egyptian efforts and capabilities, and pushed for furthering bilateral cooperation in space sector.

14 South Korean companies attending Egypt’s EDEX 2021: S. Korean Ambassador

Tue, 30 Nov 2021 - 03:34 GMT

South Korea has developed cooperation with Egypt in various fields since President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi’s visit in 2016, said South Korean Ambassador in Cairo Hong Jin Wook.

S.Korean amb. appoints himself as honorary Egyptian Cultural ambassador to Seoul

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 - 01:58 GMT

He announced on his Twitter account that he would promote Egyptian tourist destinations to the Korean people, to “taste all those merits of the land, culture and the people.”

Sisi keen on boosting relations with S. Korea: Military Production Min.

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 - 02:25 GMT

Minister of State for Military Production Mohamed Ahmed Morsi said that President Abdel Fattah El Sisi is keen on boosting relations with South Korea.

Sisi discusses localization of tech industry, electric cars with South Korean speaker of National Assembly

Sun, 10 Oct 2021 - 10:27 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi received the Speaker of the South Korean National Assembly Park Byeong-seug on Sunday, where they discussed trade and tech industries.

S.Korean Cultural Center holds opening ceremony of 2021 K-POP Academy

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 02:30 GMT

This year's K-POP Academy event is more meaningful as it supports the establishment of a self-sustaining K-POP community in Egypt in line with the cultural and artistic trends that have changed according to the COVID-19 environment.

Trade exchange bet. Egypt, South Korea records $1.05B in H1 2021

Tue, 07 Sep 2021 - 02:53 GMT

Gamea added in a statement that Egyptian exports to the Korean market increased by 11.3 percent during the first half of this year, reaching $247 million, compared to $222 million during the same period last year.

K-literature month, open call to explore new worlds of Korean culture

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 08:53 GMT

The events will include a series of video interviews that will be broadcasted on the Center's YouTube channel with a number of translators and critics on their experiences with Korean literature.

Digital Egypt Builders Initiative partners up with South Korean university in AI master's program

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 - 10:44 GMT

The Ministry of Telecommunications and Information Technology signed on Tuesday an MoU with South Korea's Pusan National University.

Egypt, South Korea discuss ways to increase investments in Egyptian bonds

Sun, 27 Jun 2021 - 02:39 GMT

Maait stressed during his meeting with the South Korean ambassador in Cairo, Hong Jin-wook that this prompts the government to overcome all obstacles and solve any problems that Korean companies operating in Egypt may face in the tax and customs fields.

Korean minister visits Egypt to boost cooperation in defense industries

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 09:34 GMT

The Korean minister and an accompanying delegation are holding a several-day visit to Egypt.

Korea chooses Egypt as its ODA priority partner country

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 02:22 GMT

Minister Al-Mashat appreciated ROK for its continued cooperation, and she hopes that the field of partnership will be expanded focused on Korea's strengths such as cutting edge technology, sustainable economic growth model, and human resource development.

Egypt appointed as strategic partner for S. Korea in terms of development cooperation for 2021/25

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 12:09 GMT

This came during Al-Mashat’s meeting with the South Korean Ambassador to Cairo, Hong Jin-wook, within the framework of the periodic meetings with multilateral and bilateral development partners to follow up on ongoing projects funded by development partners.

Egypt signs MoU with S.Korean Hyundai Rotem for localizing train industry

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 12:14 GMT

The MoU opens a new era of cooperation between Korea and Egypt in the transportation area including railways and metros.

S.Korean amb. urges Egypt to participate in program for supporting smart cities

Sat, 20 Mar 2021 - 02:42 GMT

The K-City 2021 program is supported by the Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport of South Korea.

S. Korean ambassador invites Speaker of Egypt’s Senate to visit Seoul

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 10:52 GMT

Ambassador Hong Jin-Wook paid a visit to Abdel-Wahab Abdel-Razeq on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2021, discussing ways to promote and deepen bilateral parliamentary cooperation between the two countries, according to a press release from the South Korean embassy in Cairo.

First case of pet with COVID-19 confirmed in S. Korea

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 11:40 GMT

A kitten has tested positive for the new coronavirus in the first virus case involving a pet reported in South Korea, Yonhap news agency reported.

Planning min.: Egypt appreciates economic experiment of S.Korea

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 01:39 GMT

This came in a statement issued on Wednesday by the Ministry of Planning about the meeting between Said and South Korean Ambassador to Egypt Hong Yin Wook.

Egypt’s Ministry of International Cooperation, South Korean amb. explore new avenues of bilateral cooperation for 2021

Fri, 18 Dec 2020 - 12:01 GMT

Minister of International Cooperation, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat, and Ambassador of South Korea to Egypt, Hong Yin Wook, discussed future avenues of bilateral cooperation for 2021 and the status of ongoing projects in the current year; reaffirming unwavering commitment to deepen bilateral relations between the two countries.

Cairo, vaccine institute IVI probe boosting bilateral, multilateral cooperation

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 03:22 GMT

The meeting comes after Egypt's ratification of a convention on joining the Seoul-based IVI, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement Thursday.