New Delhi, June 25 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the course of his ongoing visit to Egypt, met Hassan Allam, CEO of Hassan Allam Holding Company, one of the largest Egyptian companies operating in the Middle East and the North African region.

Modi, who met Hassan in Cairo on Saturday, discussed possibilities of forging closer cooperation with Indian companies in renewable energy, green hydrogen, infrastructure and construction sectors.

The Prime Minister also met Tarek Heggy, renowned Egyptian author and petroleum strategist. Discussions between the two covered issues related to global geopolitics, energy security, radicalism and gender equality.