The Minister of Military Production witnesses the signing of a memorandum of understanding with the Emirates Council for Defense Companies
This came on the sidelines of the Emirati-Egyptian Conference for Defense Companies, which was held during the beginning of the third day of the Egypt International Defense and Military Industries "EDEX 2021", which was held during the period from 11/29/2021 at the Egypt International Exhibition Center under the patronage of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi. President of the Republic and Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces.
Minister Morsi indicated that the aim of this signing is to cooperate in the fields of defense industries through the exchange of experiences, capacity building and training in this field and to facilitate the establishment of joint work partnerships and the transfer and localization of industries and technologies, stressing that this signing comes in light of the long-established relations Between Egypt and the UAE and the close rapprochement between the two leaderships in the two countries, as well as in light of the unprecedented development witnessed by the Egyptian and Emirati national industries and the huge capabilities available at the Ministry of Military Production and the Emirates Council for Defense Companies, praising the sisterly UAE’s investment in owning sustainable capacity in various industries, whether military industries defense systems or the civil sector, stressing that he saw this development during his participation this year in various defense exhibitions organized by the Emirates, such as "IDEX" and "Dubai Air".
While the media advisor to the Minister of State for Military Production and the official spokesman for the ministry, Muhammad Eid Bakr, explained that this signing comes within the framework of the ministry’s work strategy, which is openness and cooperation with all Arab and international companies to transfer and localize the latest technologies around the world in various fields within military production companies and units, expressing the keenness of both parties. That today's signing would be the start of a new fruitful cooperation with the UAE side in a way that would benefit Egypt, the UAE and the entire region.