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Emir meets CEO of French Thales Group

Emir meets CEO of French Thales Group

His Highness the Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani met the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of French Thales Group Patrice Caine and his accompanying delegation at his Emiri Diwan office on Tuesday.

Macron gets tough on migrants, vowing 'no more Jungles'

Macron gets tough on migrants, vowing 'no more Jungles'

President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday vowed that France would no longer allow migrant camps like the notorious ‘Jungle’ as he defended a tougher line on immigration ...

Substantial growth seen in Qatar investments in France

Substantial growth seen in Qatar investments in France

Qatari investments in France “have grown substantially,” according to a former official of the World Trade Organisation (WTO), who was in Qatar recently to promote the country’s bid to organise ...

Footage shows 6-metre snow tunnel on road in French Alps

Footage shows 6-metre snow tunnel on road in French Alps

Avalanches and record snow fall in the French Alps have buried some roads, leading to the creation of treacherous ice tunnels which drivers have to navigate on their way up or down the mountains.

Spain surpassed US as tourism destination in 2017: Rajoy

Spain surpassed US as tourism destination in 2017: Rajoy

Spain last year surpassed the United States to become the world's second most visited country after France, Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said during a visit to Italy.

French minister urges more German investment in EU

French minister urges more German investment in EU

France's Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire on Wednesday urged Germany to plough more investments into major European projects and allow wages to rise, as part of Berlin's contribution to boosting growth in Europe.

Contract for 184 A320 jets to be finalised soon: Macron

Contract for 184 A320 jets to be finalised soon: Macron

The potential A320 order, which had not been previously announced, would be worth more than $18bn at list prices.

French police search monastery for 'family killer'

French police search monastery for 'family killer'

The Ouest-France newspaper reported that witnesses had spotted a man resembling Xavier Dupont de Ligonnes, leading police to raid the religious site in Roquebrune-sur-Argens in the Var region.

Macron calls for Europe-China alliance on climate, Silk Road

Macron calls for Europe-China alliance on climate, Silk Road

French President Emmanuel Macron urged Europe on Monday to take part in China's Silk Road revival plan, despite some European misgivings about the massive project, as he began a state visit.

Monfils finally a champ in Qatar

Monfils finally a champ in Qatar

Over the years the centre court at the Khalifa International Tennis and Squash Complex has proven a field of dreams for some of the finest players in the history of the game.

One dead, 15 injured in France as storms batter Western Europe

One dead, 15 injured in France as storms batter Western Europe

One person was killed and 15 were reported injured in France on Wednesday as the country took the brunt of storms that swept in from the Atlantic overnight, also hitting Ireland, Britain, Germany and the Netherlands.

New recall of Lactalis baby milk over salmonella fears

New recall of Lactalis baby milk over salmonella fears

French baby-milk maker Lactalis on Thursday ordered the recall of all of the production of one of its factories since February over fears of possible contamination with salmonella.