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Egyptian Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli visits Suez Medical Complex – press photo

10 RAMADAN, Egypt, April 23 (MENA) – Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli on Saturday inspected a factory affiliated with Al Arafa for Investment & Consultancies, a leading garment manufacturer and retailer.

Accompanying the prime minister on his tour, Al Arafa’s chairman for investment and advice, Alaa Arafa, said the group, which has one of the largest factories in the Middle East and Africa, contributes to increasing Egyptian ready-to-wear exports, particularly to the United States, Spain and the United Kingdom.

The group also depends on Egyptian fabric for making costumes, which supports the state’s efforts to establish local industry, Arafa said.

With nearly $250 million in annual sales, the group has a core cadre of executives in management, investment and the textile industry, making it a major target for major investors, it said. he added, noting that the group offers 10,000 job opportunities.

During the tour, Madbouli spoke with factory workers to update them on their conditions and the services available to them, including accommodation and transportation.