His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi at Al Ittihadiya Palace in Cairo Saturday for official talks.
The Egyptian president welcomed His Highness the Amir and the accompanying delegation, congratulating His Highness the Amir on the anniversary of his accession to power, praising Qatar's development and achievements under his reign in various fields, and wished the people of Qatar further development and prosperity.
His Highness the Amir thanked the president for the warm reception and hospitality.
The two leaders discussed ways to enhance and develop bilateral relations in various fields, especially in investment, energy, defence, culture and sports.
They also discussed current issues on the regional and international arenas, especially the situation in the Middle East.
Also at the talks were His Highness the Amir's Personal Representative His Highness Sheikh Jassim bin Hamad al-Thani, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs HE Sheikh Mohamed bin Abdulrahman al-Thani, HE the Chief of the Amiri Diwan Sheikh Saud bin Abdulrahman al-Thani, and HE the Minister of Finance Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari.
On the Egyptian side, the session was attended by Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, Finance Minister Dr Mohamed Maait, and Planning and Economic Development Minister Dr Hala Elsaid.