Egypt, Iraq discuss cooperation agreements

Published March 6th, 2001 - 02:00 GMT

An Egyptian delegation met Iraqi officials in Baghdad on February 25 to promote bilateral ties between the two countries.  


The delegation met Iraqi Minister of Agriculture Abdul Ilah Abdul Hamid to discuss implementation of a recently signed agricultural cooperation agreement.  


Hamid said that the agreement encourage the two countries to work to boost cooperation in all agricultural fields. Iraq seeks to benefit from Egyptian expertise in the field.  


On a related note, Iraqi Minister of Industry and Mining Adnan Abdul Maguid has given high priority to joint industrial projects with Egypt. — (Prime Securities S.A.E.)

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