Egypt plays an important role in enhancing the continent's economic status among the countries of the world، Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli said on Tuesday.
Egypt is promoting trade among the African countries، the prime minister added during his world in the intra African trade fair.
The number of participants in the first intra-African Trade Fair is the strongest evidence of integration among the continent's countries، as the number reached 100 participant.
Noteworthy, President Abd Al Fattah Al Sisi said on Sunday that Africa Forum this year comes while we all look forward to achieving greater regional integration and facilitating the movement of intra-trade، especially following launching the African Free Trade Area، during the summit held in Nouakchott.
In his word during Africa 2018 forum held in Sharm El Sheikh، the president expressed his aspiration to increase investments in the African continent through the implementation of cross-border joint ventures، particularly in the fields of infrastructure، new and renewable energy، telecommunications and information technology. “We aspire to achieve these goals through joint action under the umbrella of the African Union،”، Al Sisi said.