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Saudi crown prince begins European tour in Paris

Saudi crown prince begins European tour in Paris

Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohamed bin Salman arrived in Paris on Sunday at the start of a European tour after three weeks in the United States, where he pitched for investments and support against arch-rival Iran.

Ghada al-Khater hosts open studio night in Paris

Ghada al-Khater hosts open studio night in Paris

Qatari artist Ghada al-Khater successfully hosted an open studio night at the renowned Cite Internationale Des Arts, Paris.

French watchdogs warn of €500mn Paris Olympics overspend

French watchdogs warn of €500mn Paris Olympics overspend

With work on the 2024 Olympics in Paris barely begun, French budgetary watchdogs on Friday warned there was a danger of a €500mn ($616mn) cost overrun.

Sheikha Moza meets Paris mayor, Arab World Institute president

Sheikha Moza meets Paris mayor, Arab World Institute president

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser, Chairperson of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), met with the Mayor of Paris, Anne Hidalgo, in the French capital on Friday.

Indian diamond traders robbed at Paris metro station

Indian diamond traders robbed at Paris metro station

The robbery took place in the central Ninth Arrondissement of Paris, which is home to a number of diamond trading businesses.

Sheikha Moza: every child must get education

Sheikha Moza: every child must get education

Her Highness Sheikha Moza called on leaders of industry and government to place education at the heart of human development agendas.

Sheikha Moza to participate in EAA session at Unesco

Sheikha Moza to participate in EAA session at Unesco

Her Highness Sheikha Moza bint Nasser will participate in the high-level session organised by Education Above All and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation in Paris on Wednesday.

France has foiled two attacks this year - minister

France has foiled two attacks this year - minister

One of two would-be attackers arrested in January had planned to hit a "major sporting facility", Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said.

Tourism rebounds as Paris receives record number of visitors

Tourism rebounds as Paris receives record number of visitors

After two years during which Paris was scarred by terror attacks, tourists returned to the French capital in record numbers in 2017, hotel booking figures showed on Thursday.

Air France strike to affect half of long-haul flights

Air France strike to affect half of long-haul flights

Half of Air France's long-haul flights out of Paris on Thursday will be cancelled due to a strike by pilots, cabin crew and ground staff, the carrier said.

Boarding now for a flight from Tokyo to Paris that never takes off

Boarding now for a flight from Tokyo to Paris that never takes off

Fasten your seatbelts for a flight departing to Paris, and never leave the ground.

Paris Louvre apologises for Abu Dhabi map distortion

Paris Louvre apologises for Abu Dhabi map distortion

The Louvre Museum in Paris has apologised for the omission of Qatar in a map exhibited by the Abu Dhabi Louvre Museum and opened an investigation into the geographical distortion that had led to widespread condemnation.