File photo: A handout picture released by the Egyptian Presidency on December 3, 2018 shows Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (4th L) visiting Egypt’s first Service Defence Exhibition, in Cairo's International Exhibition Center
The second edition of Egypt's Defense Expo (EDEX 2021) will kick off on 29 November and last until 2 December, under the sponsorship of President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi.
The exhibition provides an ideal opportunity for local and international companies working in the field of armament systems, as well as defense and military industries, to exchange experience.
The show is expected to bring together more than 400 exhibitors from around the world to display the latest defense and armament technologies.
In this regard, Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki said that Egypt looks forward to receiving the world's leading defense systems' manufacturers, asserting that all precautionary measures against coronavirus will be taken during the event to ensure the safety of all visitors.
The defense minister pointed out that the exhibition is aimed at opening new horizons of cooperation between Egypt and different world countries in military industries.