President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Friday stressed the importance of continuing the pace of periodic and intensive consultation and coordination with Saudi Arabia on issues of common concern at the highest level, in a way that reflects the two countries’ commitment to strengthen their deeply-rooted strategic ties and enhance the Arab and Islamic unity in the face of enormous challenges.
During a meeting with Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Riyadh, President Sisi hailed the bilateral talks in light of a delicate time that witnesses many successive developments at the regional and international levels, Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radi said.
For his part, the Saudi crown prince lauded the distinguished relations that bind the two brotherly countries.
He asserted Saudi Arabia’s keenness to support bilateral cooperation frameworks with Egypt at various levels.
The talks also tackled ways to enhance the various aspects of relations between the two countries, particularly at the economic and investment levels.
They also discussed the launch of more joint projects in light of the promising investment opportunities available to both sides, as well as the optimal use of all available fields to promote integration between Cairo and Riyadh.