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Sides near 2.5bn euro defense deal – PM calls for boosting trade, investment with France

PARIS, Oct 20, (Agencies): France will on Wednesday sign 2.5 billion euros of defence deals and provisional agreements with Kuwait, including a sale of Airbus-built military helicopters worth 1 billion euros, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. The deal for 24 Caracal heavy helicopters has been in …

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Trade ties high on agenda as PM ‘sets off’ for France; French firms eye Kuwait projects

KUWAIT CITY, Oct 19, (KUNA): His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah and his accompanying delegation left here on Monday for Paris on an official visit to France. His Highness the Prime Minister was seen off at the airport by Deputy Premier and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad …

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Air France to go ahead with job cuts

PARIS, Oct 18, (AFP): Air France will go ahead and cut hundreds of jobs as planned next year under the first part of a restructuring plan that triggered violent protests, the chief executive of Air France-KLM said Sunday. The remaining cuts planned for 2017 can still be avoided if negotiations …

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France in first air strike on IS in Syria – Putin seeks ‘coordinated framework’ to fight IS

PARIS, Sept 27, (Agencies): France carried out its first air strikes against the Islamic State group in Syria on Sunday, as Russia said it was seeking a “coordinated framework” to fight the jihadists. President Francois Hollande said six French warplanes were involved in the operation to strike an IS training …

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