President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi welcomed on Tuesday the visit of the Bulgarian president to Egypt. Al Sisi also announced launching the joint Egyptian-Bulgarian Business Council، as Egypt represents Bulgaria's first trading partner in the Arab region. During a joint press conference with Bulgarian counterpart، president Al Sisi said that the talks focused on ways to combat terrorism in addition to setting a comprehensive strategy to confront this phenomenon. They also addressed the confronting illegal immigration. president Al Sisi expressed his sincere appreciation for Bulgaria's attitudes towards Egypt.