He made the remarks as he met with Egyptian Prime Minister Sherif
Ismail in Cairo. Xi said his visit is to deepen the China-Egypt
relationship all-round, and to advance practical cooperation between two
Ismail said Egypt supports the Belt and Road Initiative and will play
an active role within the framework, becoming a corridor connecting
trade between China and Europe.
After the meeting, Xi and Ismail visited a China Science and
Technology Exhibition, in which 15 Chinese enterprises participated.