President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi received Peter Lürssen, CEO of the German company Lürssen for Maritime Industries in Berlin on Sunday.
This happened in the presence of Ahmed Khaled, Commander of the Strategic Command and Supervisor of Military Industrialization, and Egyptian Ambassador to Berlin Khaled Galal.
The official spokesperson of the presidency, Bassam Radi, said that the meeting was marked by the follow-up of cooperation frameworks between the Egyptian side and the German company, which has long expertise in the field of maritime industries and development. arsenals.
The cooperation would also provide training programs for technical workers and capacity building for Egyptian executives in this field in accordance with international standards in cooperation with one of the largest shipbuilders in the world.
During the meeting, President Sisi stressed the importance that Egypt attaches to cooperation with the German company, given the global professional reputation it enjoys in the field of maritime industries.
For his part, Lürssen expressed his enthusiasm for the joint cooperation with Egypt in the fields of shipbuilding, as well as the promising opportunities for direct investment in Egypt, especially with the comprehensive development undertaken by the State in the infrastructure sectors in recent years. .