The Turkish-Egyptian business council forum held a meeting which was attended by visiting Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Egyptian Premier Hisham Qandil. The Egyptian prime minister underlined the Egyptian government’s respect for all agreements and that it works for raising the rate of economic growth to 4 percent by the end of this year.
For his part, Erdogan said at the forum that he expected that Egypt will achieve development for the whole region. He added that certain regimes may be alarmed by this but it is the will of the people. He added that 27 agreements on joint cooperation were signed during his visit to Egypt.