21 April 2014, Male'; His ExcellencyMahmoud Hisham Mohamed Assran, Ambassador of the Arab Republic of Egypt to the Maldives, has paid a courtesy call on Her Excellency Ms. Dunya Maumoon, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives.

At the meeting held this afternoonat the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Minister Dunya and the Ambassador discussed bilateral relations, and exchanged views on ways to further enhance ‎cooperation between the two countries.‎In this regard, Minister Dunyanoted that one of the main priorities of President Yameen's Government is economic development and expanding opportunities for trade and investments in the Maldives.Further, Minister Dunya and the Ambassador exchanged ideas on expanding areas of economic development, and in particular discussed on the prospect of Inviting investors from Egypt to the Maldives.