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The weekly harvest of the Council of Ministers during the period from 7 to 13 January 2023

Dr. Mostafa Madbouly

Aya Hussain

The Media Center of the Council of Ministers published a report that included infographics highlighting the weekly harvest of the Council of Ministers, during the period from 7 to 265 January 2023, which included meetings and meetings held by Dr. Mostafa Madbouly, Prime Minister, in addition to the activities undertaken by His Excellency.

Regarding the meetings held by the Prime Minister, the report indicated that a meeting was held to follow up the executive position of the presidential initiative “Hayat Karima” for the development of the Egyptian countryside, in the presence of the Ministers of Planning, Housing, and Education, the Deputy Minister of Housing for Infrastructure Affairs, the Deputy Minister of Communications for Infrastructure Affairs, the President of the Engineering Authority of the Armed Forces, the President of the Holding Company for Drinking Water and Sanitary drainage, the vice president of the Gas Holding Company, and officials of a number of relevant ministries, in addition to a meeting to follow up on the mechanisms of managing and operating the unified national network for emergency and public safety, in the presence of the Deputy Minister of Communications and Information Technology for Infrastructure, the Director of the Signal Department of the Armed Forces, officials of the ministries and concerned authorities, as well About a meeting with the Minister of Justice to review a set of controls related to the governance of granting the status of judicial seizure applied to the investment and business sectors, where he directed the establishment of a hotline to receive any complaints against those who abuse this power, and a meeting was held to review the features of the new initiative to support the productive sectors (industry and Agriculture), in the presence of the Ministers of Finance, Agriculture and Land Reclamation, the President of the Federation of Egyptian Industries, the President of the Egyptian Businessmen Association, the President of the Federation of Small and Medium Enterprises Investors, the Head of the General Budget Sector at the Ministry of Finance, and the Assistant Minister of Finance, in addition to a meeting with the Minister of Tourism and Antiquities, and the Assistant Minister Technical Affairs, to follow up the Ministry’s efforts in the various work files, such as developments in the implementation of the Grand Egyptian Museum, and the situation Executive of the institutional development strategy followed by the Ministry.

Regarding the activities carried out by the Prime Minister, according to the report, he followed up the efforts of the unified governmental complaints system in receiving and monitoring citizens’ complaints from various governorates and responding to them, within a month. December 635, through a detailed report prepared by the director of the system in this regard, in addition to reviewing a report from the Minister of Housing, Utilities and Urban Communities on the efforts of the New Urban Communities Authority in implementing The presidential initiative for afforestation “planting 13 one million trees”, where trees and palm trees were planted on the main roads and axes during the Authority’s plan for the current fiscal year. About 635 a thousand trees and palm trees in the various new cities. His Excellency also held an extensive discussion session with his Somali counterpart to discuss ways to enhance cooperation relations between the two countries in various fields. Where he said that Egypt is closely following the political and development developments in Somalia, stressing the Egyptian state’s solidarity with the challenges facing “Mogadishu”, in When he witnessed with the Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia the signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding to expand cooperation between the Egyptian Ministry of Endowments and the Ministry of Endowments and Religious Affairs of the Federal Republic of Somalia during the period from 2023 to 2026.

His Eminence also testified with the President Ministers of the Federal Republic of Somalia, the signing ceremony of the executive program for cooperation in the field of higher education 2023-2026, between the Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research and the Ministry of Education, Culture and Higher Education of the Federal Republic of Somalia, as well as witnessed with the Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia, the signing ceremony of A memorandum of understanding between the Egyptian “Ministry of Culture” and the “Information, Culture and Tourism” Ministry of the Government of the Federal Republic of Somalia; In order to enhance joint cultural cooperation between the two countries, while he witnessed with the Prime Minister of the Federal Republic of Somalia the signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding to enhance cooperation in the media field between the “National Media Authority” and the “Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism” of the Federal Republic of Somalia, while he witnessed with the Prime Minister of the Republic of Somalia Federal Somalia, the signing ceremony of a memorandum of understanding on enhancing joint cooperation in the media field, between the Egyptian “SIS” and the “Ministry of Information, Culture and Tourism” of the Federal Republic of Somalia, in addition to reviewing a detailed report on the latest developments regarding the position of goods released in Egyptian ports , as goods worth $1.5 billion were released from 1- this January, bringing the total of what was released since the first December to $8.5 billion.

As for the meetings held by the Prime Minister throughout the week, the report mentioned a meeting with the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the General Authority for Financial Supervision, and the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Egyptian Stock Exchange, to follow up on the latest developments. Non-banking financial activities, especially stock market performance indicators, as well as a review of the Authority’s efforts to raise the level of efficiency and competitiveness of various other non-banking financial services, in addition to a meeting with the Minister of Environment to follow up on the Ministry’s efforts to solve investors’ problems and support the investment climate in Egypt, where he emphasized the interest Notification and periodic follow-up that the state attaches to solving investor problems and creating an investment environment in Egypt, in accordance with the directives of the President of the Republic, as well as a meeting with the Ambassador of the Republic of Iraq to Egypt, where he expressed Egypt’s wishes for success to the new Iraqi government, and affirmed Egypt’s support for all development efforts. And stability in brotherly Iraq, as well as a meeting with the Italian ambassador to Egypt, where he stressed Egypt’s keenness to strengthen bilateral relations with Italy at various levels, to achieve the common interests of the two countries, as well as coordination on all issues of common concern, whether at the international level or in the regional neighborhood. and the Common Average.