Minister of Planning Hala El-Said will open on Saturday an international conference of the Institute of National Planning under the theme of "manufacturing and sustainable Development."
will be held under the patronage of Prime Minister Sherif Ismail. Ministers
Mohamed El-Assar of Military Production and Tareq Qabil of Trade will attend
the event alongside the institute's chairman Alaa Zaharan.
will focus on two main axes; one focusing on regional and international
expertise in the manufacturing domain and the other on manufacturing issues in Egypt.
will tackle 12 research papers.
The conference will draw up mechanisms for developing industry in Egypt and benefiting from international industrial expertise in line with United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
The conference falls within the framework of promoting the role of the institute as a scientific and research in developing Egyptian industry.
Chinese, Canadian and Swedish experts will take part in the conference
alongside a number of regional and international organizations, including the United Nations
Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO), International Labor Organization and African Development Bank.