Dr. Sahar Nasr, Minister of Investment and International Cooperation, invited Dr. Akinomy Adisina, President of the African Development Bank, to participate in the 2019 Africa Conference, which will be held under the auspices of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi of the Arab Republic of Egypt, from 22 to 23 November 2019 in the new administrative capital of Cairo.
On the sidelines of the 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD), the Minister discussed ways of enhancing cooperation with the Bank to promote regional integration initiatives, economic integration process and interconnection projects among African countries. Intra-trade volume.
The minister pointed out Egypt's interest during its presidency of the African Union in 2019 to increase the volume of cooperation with the bank during the coming period in various developmental areas, in light of improving the business and investment climate.
The President stressed the Bank's keenness to encourage continental economic integration, in the framework of supporting initiatives of regional integration among the countries of the continent in the areas of development.