Sri Lanka will enter into a free trade agreement with Egypt in January next year.
Bangladesh is set to sign its first bilateral free trade agreement (FTA) - with Morocco - despite reservations by its own research wing.
Arabs have been trying for decades to establish some sort of economic cooperation between them, but without much luck.
Overview of Bilateral Negotiations 2004 involving Trade Agreements: State of Play 27 July
A trade agreement between Egypt and the European Union has opened new markets to exporters and paved the way towards the establishment of a Euro-Mediterranean free trade zone.