Ivorian Ambassador to Egypt Eugène Allou Allou confirmed that President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi and Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara are keen on fostering cooperation between the two countries
In statements to MENA، Allou lauded the depth of bilateral relations and cooperation in the different domains.
Exchanged visits between officials of both countries reflect the strength of ties، he said noting Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry's trip to Ivory Coast and Ouattara's visit to Egypt in December to attend Africa 2017 Forum at an invitation from Sisi.
Allou urged Egyptian businessmen to invest in Ivory Coast to benefit from measures taken to improve the investment atmosphere in his country.
He praised the steps taken by Egypt to further trade ties with fellow African countries and get the African markets better acquainted with Egyptian products.
Allou also pointed out to the existence of many prospects for cooperation in various fields، especially in the field of trade exchange in addition to seeking to promote joint investments and investments of Egyptian companies in Côte d'Ivoire.