ISLAMABAD : Federal Minister for Defense Production Rana Tanveer Hussain is on a four day visit to Egypt from 5-8 December, 2016 on the invitation of Defense Minister Egypt.

Minister had various high level meetings during his stay at Cairo, Egypt. He had a meeting with General Sedkhi Sobhy, Minister for Defense Egypt. Federal Minister for Defense Production mentioned that Pakistan attaches great importance to its bilateral relations with Egypt which is an important player in regional and global affairs and an active member of the OIC.

Federal Minister talked about Pakistani aircrafts Super Mushshak and JF-17 Thunder and shown his desire for the induction of these aircraft in Egyptian Air Force. Minister also mentioned about the PAC’s capabilities and offered manufacturing, maintenance, repair and overhauling facilities at PAC Kamra. He apprised the Egyptian Defense Minister about the various state of the art products and services offered by Defense production establishments DPEs of Pakistan.

Later on Federal Minister for Defense Production also had a meeting with Major General Muhammed Said El Assar, Minister for Military Production. Minister thanked for the visit of Major General Muhammad Said-Al-Asaar to Pakistan for participation in IDEAS-2016. Minister also had a meeting with Abdul Aziz Seif Aldien Chairman Arab organization. Matters of bilateral importance were discussed during the meeting.