During his visit, the Minister will meet Investment Minister Dr Sahar Nasr, and other senior Egyptian government representatives. Dr Murrison will also meet Pope Tawadros II.
Ahead of his visit, Dr Murrison said:
The UK is a strong partner of Egypt and its economic reform journey. In Cairo I look forward to my discussion with Minister of Investment Dr Sahar Nasr, and making practical progress in our ever-growing economic partnership.
British Ambassador to Egypt Sir Geoffrey Adams said:
The UK is one of Egypt’s leading partners across a number of sectors including trade. Dr Murrison’s visit highlights the UK’s plan to remain to be at the forefront of countries supporting Egypt’s development.