Egypt and South Korean official are discussing ways of increasing collaboration on arms industry. The discussion was held during the International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX), United Arab Emirates (UAE) .
At IDEX, South Korea's Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo and Egypt's Minister for Military Production Mohamed El-Assa pledged to make active efforts to develop a "mutually beneficial" partnership.
Egypt's Minister for Military Production Mohamed El-Assa hopes more industrial cooperation through joint investment and production between South Korean and Egyptian defense firms.
At the IDEX exhibition, South Korea's Defense Minister Jeong Kyeong-doo encouraged South Korean defense businessmen and met with heads of delegations from major Middle East countries, such as Oman and Egypt, to discuss bilateral arms industry cooperation.