Due to the strong cultural and historical ties between the two nations, Egypt and Greece today enjoy friendly relations. Ancient Egyptian cosmology, anthropology, rituals, and religion—closely linked to Greek mythology—are also discussed. The Egyptian origin of the Greek alphabetic numerals Stephen Chrisomalis* Traditionally, it has been assumed that the Greek alphabetic numerals were independently invented in the sixth century BC. Greek art meanwhile was much more "modern" in its embodiment of reality and human expression. Greece is, today, Egypt's 6th largest foreign investor. [17] On 24 December, the UN's Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea published the agreement. [6], Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades, and Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras held a tripartite summit in Cairo at 8 November 2014, where the leaders of the three countries tackled the ongoing issues in the region of Middle East and the East Mediterranean Sea, and the three heads of governments agreed to intensify the cooperation between the three countries in economy, security, tourism and energy, as well as defining the common maritime borders and the EEZ in the Mediterranean Sea.[7]. Both of these civilizations have many things in common, but were also very different when referring to the people. The most well known God was Zeus who was Supreme ruler of all the gods. In Cairo, Venizelos met with the government officials and discussed various matters of mutual interests, such as foreign investments to the country, trade, and shared opinions about the political situation in the Middle East, which concerns and affects both (Mediterranean) countries, as well tackling matters of mutual interest such as defining the EEZ boundaries between the two countries, and boosting further the cooperation between the two governments in international organizations and forums. 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