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21.08.2019 • Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan had a phone conversation with the Foreign Minister of Egypt

  On August 21, Foreign Minister Zohrab Mnatsakanyan had a phone conversation with Sameh Shoukry, the Foreign Minister of the Arab Republic of Egypt,  during which the sides discussed issues of bilateral agenda. The two Foreign Ministers highlighted the importance of active political dialogue, high-level reciprocal visits and regular consultations between the Foreign Ministries within the context of the development of bilateral relations. The interlocutors commended the effective cooperation between the two countries on both bilateral and multilateral platforms. The Foreign Minister of Armenia reiterated Armenia's support for Egypt with regard to the negotiations on the EAEU-Egypt Free Trade Agreement.

12.03.2019 • Ambassador Karen Grigorian presented his credentials to the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt Abdel Fattah Al Sisi

On March 12, the Ambassador of Republic of Armenia to Egypt, Karen Grigorian presented his credentials to the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, H.E. Mr. Abdel Fattah Al Sisi.

15.02.2019 • Zohrab Mnatsakanyan met with the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Egypt

On February 15, on the margins of the Munich Security Conference, the Foreign Minister of Armenia Zohrab Mnatsakanyan had a meeting with the Foreign Minister of Egypt, Sameh Hassan Shoukry.

03.09.2018 • Ambassador Melkonian meeting with Nabila Makram, Minister of Immigration and Expatriates Affairs.

On 3rd of September 2018, Ambassador of Armenia to Egypt Armen Melkonian met with Nabila Makram, Minister of Immigration and Expatriates Affairs. Expressing gratitude for the reception, Ambassador Melkonian presented Armenias rich experience of collaboration, consolidation & preservation of the Armenian identity in foreign countries and contribution of homeland prosperity. Nabila Makram highly assessed the significant addition of the Egyptian-Armenian community in the Egyptian public life. During the meeting, perspectives of cooperation in the bilateral and multilateral formats in Diaspora were discussed, and ideas were exchanged on practical steps in that direction and opportunities for activation of mutual contacts.

17.02.2018 • The meeting between Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Egypt

On February 17, Foreign Minister of Armenia Edward Nalbandian, who is in Munich as part of the Armenian delegation led by the President of Armenia, met with Sameh Hassan Shoukry, Foreign Minister of Egypt. The Foreign Ministers, while stressing with satisfaction that the Armenian-Egyptian ties are based on the centuries-old historical-cultural ties and mutual sympathy of the two peoples, highlighted the importance of taking additional steps towards further development of the Armenian-Egyptian friendly relations. The sides exchanged views on the intensification of trade and economic ties, expansion of legal framework, touched upon the work of the Armenian-Egyptian intergovernmental commission. Foreign Ministers of Armenia and Egypt highlighted the expansion of cooperation on the international platforms. Foreign Minister of Armenia presented to his Egyptian counterpart the preparatory works for the Summit of the International Organisation of La Francophonie,...

07.02.2018 • Ambassador Melkonian met with Ahmed Aboul Gheit, Secretary General of the League of Arab States

On February 7, meeting of Armen Melkonian, Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to Egypt, and Ahmed Aboul Gheit, Secretary General of the League of Arab States, took place. Expressing gratitude for the reception, Ambassador Melkonian presented to Ahmed Aboul Gheit the preparatory works for the 17th Summit of the International Organisation of La Francophonie to be held in Yerevan on October 11-12 and the events planned within the framework of the summit, expressing hope that the Organization will be represented at the summit at the highest level. Ahmed Aboul Gheit and Armen Melkonian discussed prospects for strengthening cooperation and establishing sustainable dialogue between Armenia and the Arab League, as well as exchanged thoughts on a number of regional issues.

29.01.2018 • An event dedicated to Armenia in the Cosmopolitan Rotary Club of Cairo

On January 29, The «Cosmopolitan» international rotary Club of Cairo dedicated a special event to Armenia, in which Egyptian and foreign members of the club, Egypt’s public figures and businessmen, representatives of the Armenian community and spiritual leaders were present. Armen Melkonian, the Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to Egypt, in his comprehensive speech about Armenia spoke of the historic path passed by the Armenian nation, foreign policy priorities of the Republic of Armenia, economic development and the investment opportunities, Armenian culture, attraction of the country for the tourists, as well as the role of the Armenian Diaspora. Ambassador Melkonian also touched upon the joint efforts of Armenia and the international community aimed at a peaceful settlement of the Nagorno Karabakh conflict and the process of international recognition of the Armenian Genocide. The Ambassador answered a number of questions of the...

27.12.2017 • The meeting of ambassador Melkonian with the Governor of South Sinai

On December 27, Armen Melkonian, Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia to Egypt, met with General Khaled Fouda, the Governor of South Sinai. Expressing his gratitude for the reception, Ambassador Melkonian stated that the coastal resort of Sharm El Sheikh in South Sinai is a favorite destination for Armenian tourists and the regular flights between Armenia and Sharm El Sheikh, established in June 2017, not only promoted tourism, but also activated the business contacts between two countries. In his turn, Governor Fouda stated that they are always pleased to welcome the tourists from friendly Armenia in Sharm El Sheikh. He emphasized the constant efforts aimed at making the tourists recreation in South Sinai more comfortable and safe. The interlocutors also addressed the prospects of economic and cultural cooperation.

17.12.2017 • Ambassador Armen Melkonian’s meeting with the Chairman of Permanent Committee for Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives of Egypt

On December 17, Armen Melkonian, Ambassador of Armenia to Egypt, met with Tarek Radwan, Chairman of the Permanent Committee for Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives of Egypt.           The opportunities of development of inter-parliamentary ties between the two countries were discussed. Ambassador Melkonian presented the priorities of Armenia's foreign policy and economic development.  In his turn, Chairman of the Permanent Committee for Foreign Affairs of the House of Representatives spoke about the problems and challenges Egypt currently faces.  While attaching importance to the  centuries old traditional friendship between Armenia and Egypt, the interlocutors exchanged views on the political and economic cooperation agenda, as well as a number of regional issues.

15.10.2017 • RA NA Speaker with Heads of Parliaments of Egypt and Benin in Saint Petersburg

On October 15, the RA NA Speaker Ara Babloyan met with the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Arab Republic of Egypt Ali Abdel-Aal Sayed Ahmed within the framework of his visit to Saint Petersburg. Ara Babloyan has noted that Armenia-Egypt inter-state relations at high level and added that there is great potential of development of cooperation between the two states in the political, economic, cultural and other spheres. During the meeting the sides have noted that the inter-parliamentary ties serve as an important component of the inter-state relations and added that the activation of the legislative bodies' contacts in the bilateral, as well as multi-lateral format promote the development of cooperation between the countries. In this context the role of the Friendship Groups and the active cooperation was highlighted. Ara Babloyan expressed readiness to support any initiative aimed at the development of the Armenian-Egyptian...

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