Minister of Investment and International Cooperation، Sahar Nasr، met on Tuesday with UK Ambassador to Cairo، John Cassen، at the headquarters of the ministry.
The meeting tackled efforts to promote economic، developmental and investment relations between the two countries.
The British ambassador congratulated Nasr on assuming the Ministry of Investment next to the international cooperation، stressing his country's keenness to increase its investments in Egypt during the coming period.
He also pointed out that this year will prove the UK's commitment to deepen cooperation and assistance to support economic growth efforts in Egypt by increasing investments to up to 30 billion dollars in the period from 2011 until now.
Recently، three missions of British businessmen and companies visited Egypt to invest in a number of sectors.