Emir of Qatar visits France
The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani will visit France on Thursday and hold talks with President Jacques Chirac.
The Qatari Emir is expected to discuss bilateral issues, Arab sources said on Wednesday, according to KUNA news agency.
During his stay in Paris, the Qatari leader is expected to sign an important contract for the purchase of Airbus aircraft, details of which have not been disclosed, the agency added. (Albawaba.com)