Bilateral Relations

 
Albanian Foreign Minister's visit to Cairo: 
The Foreign Minister of Albania held a visit to Cairo from 31/1/2015 to 2/2/2015, as he was welcomed by the Egyptian Foreign Minister who discussed with him the latest developments in the Middle East and the Balkans. They affirmed their two countries' stance in fighting terrorism, a danger for the entire international community. They also discussed means to boost bilateral relations that are based on a strong historical basis. The two sides agreed to resume political consultations' meetings between their two Foreign Ministries, as well as seeking to hold the Joint Committee for economic cooperation, and enhancing contacts between both countries' Chambers of Commerce. The Albanian Foreign Minister praised the bilateral relations' level and the two countries' convergence within the different international forums. He also stressed his country's support to Egypt's bid for a UNSC non-permanent seat for 2016-2017.
 
 
Albanian Foreign Minister's visit to Cairo: 
The Foreign Minister of Albania held an official visit to Egypt on 31/3/2013, during which he met with the President of the Republic, the Prime Minister and the Minister of Foreign Affairs, as the talks addressed the outstanding level of political relations between both countries, and stressed the two sides' desire to further developing their   relations in all fields of mutual interest, especially expanding the prospects for economic cooperation and increasing trade exchange. The Albanian Minister expressed his country's   gratitude for Egypt's support by granting scholarships and training courses in various fields. They also discussed the regional developments in the Middle East and Balkans. The Albanian Minister also praised Egypt's support for Kosovo, and both ministers signed the executive program for cultural, scientific and technical cooperation of 2013-2015, on the sidelines of the visit.
 
 
 
 
Speaker of the Parliament Jozefina Topalli
Mrs. Josephina Topali visited on the 20th of February 2010 in order to attend the Conference on Women Parliamentarians as Active Agents of Change.  During her visit, first of kind by an Albani Speaker to the Arab Republic of Egypt, the two sides agreed upon the importance of strengthening bilateral parliamentary ties.
 
 
Visit of the Assistant Foreign Minister for European Affairs:
The Egyptian Assistant Foreign Minister for European Affairs visited Tirana in 2010 where he led the Egyptian Delegation to the round of Political consultation between the two foreign ministries
 
 
The contractual framework includes the following agreements:
 
-          Cooperation Agreement between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs
-          Agreement on Encouraging Investment.
-          Agreement on Cultural, Technical, and Scientific Cooperation.
-          Agreement on the Establishment of a Joint Committee.
-          Cooperation Protocol in the field of Judiciary
-          Agreement on Exempting Diplomatic, Special and Service Passports From Entry Visas
-          Extradition Agreement
-          Cooperation Agreement on Combating Terrorism
-          Agreement on Avoiding Double Taxation
-          Agreement between the Albanian Ministry of Agriculture and Assyut University
-          Agreement on protection against plant pests
-          Agreement on operating regular flights between Egypt and Albania
-          Cooperation Agreement between the Egyptian Radio and Television Union and Albanian Television
-          Trade Agreement

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