Sarkozy, Putin's guest in St Petersburg
According to our sources, former French president Nicolas Sarkozy is due to speak at a breakfast hosted by the French [...]
France’s Total is one of the world’s top seven oil and oil products companies and is involved in every aspect of the oil chain from extraction to sales. In the early 2000s, it merged with Elf Aquitaine and was called TotalFinaElf before changing its name back to Total.
At the head of Cathay Capital, the Sino-French investment firm he founded in 2006, Chinese businessman Cai Mingpo is making ever more of a mark as French companies' expert guide to the much sought-after Chinese market. [...]
The billions of dollars being injected into the vast Al-Ula archaeological tourist project is the stuff of dreams for France's industrial players and ministry of foreign affairs, which have been pulling out all the stops in Riyadh. [...]
Two weeks before the failed coup to overthrow Gabon's President Ali Bongo, it emerged that a commando of former French soldiers were in the country. In the light of Gabonese concerns over the affair, the French authorities have launched a discreet investigation into the group. [...]