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Egyptian radio show - 1st Feb 2016, 8:15pm interview with Victorian Government Commissioner to the Middle East, Africa and Turkey [ Trade mission in Egypt Sunday 31st Jan & Monday 1st Feb 2016 ]

Jerry Guirguis interviews John Butler, Victorian Government Commissioner to the Middle East, Africa and Turkey,

Mr Butler will be speaking to us Live-to-air via phone hook-up from Cairo, 96.5FM – Egyptian radio show [ Monday 1st February 2016, Melbourne Australia, English Edition, 8:15pm AEDT = 11:15am Cairo  ].


8:15pm – Our special guests tonight is;

John Butler
Victorian Government Commissioner to the Middle East, Africa & Turkey

Office 111, 1st Floor Emarat Atrium
Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai
United Arab Emirates

Tel.  +9714 321 2600
Email: [email protected] 



Hi John, thank you for allocating your valuable time to our 96.5FM – Egyptian radio show, can we start with ......................

            Austrade ~ Future Unlimited MENA 2016

            You’ve just finished a 5 days Health Education trade mission in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Kuwait and Riyadh

            Q1]       How did that mission go ?


            DFAT ~ Egypt ...................... [    519 Million ]...... Export to Egypt   $480 million, Imports from Egypt to Australia    $39 million ......................Australia’s Favour

            Australian exports Vegetables, Wheat, Cooper and Wool, Sheep Beef to Egypt, Total trade to $519 mil

            Australian Trade Commission closed it’s operation in Egypt 2011


            AU MENA 2016 Egypt Program Brief

            Austrade ~ Re-Discovering Egypt trade mission, just completed it’s 2 days visit in Egypt [ Sunday 31st Jan & Monday 1st Feb 2016

            Australia Unlimited 2016 program ~ Education and Training / Food and Agriculture / Mining / Investment and Finance

            Q2]       How did you go with the Egyptians ?



Jerry Guirguis


96.5FM - Egyptian radio show

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