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Jean-Charles Naouri, chief executive of Groupe Casino, said: "This agreement is a major leap in terms of quality: 50,000 food items will be offered in the first stage to customers in the Greater Paris area.
Billed as the third most attractive investment destination in the world, Greater Paris is envisaged as an exceptionally diverse economy, with leading clusters in finance, banking and insurance, complex systems, nanotechs and alternative energies, biotechs and genomics, greentechs and utilities, robotics, softwares, gaming, aeronautics and logistics.
Greater Paris Investment Agency managing director Chiara Corazza said the agency wants to infuse Qatari investments to a "multi-specialised global city" as part of the "Grand Paris" project.
Price includes: Return coach travel and Channel Tunnel crossings, Two nights' bed and continental breakfast accommodation in a good two/three star hotel in the Greater Paris area, Free central Paris transfer, Free Versailles excursion & The services of a Tour Manager www.
The France 2 documentary last week said all of the abattoirs in the greater Paris region were producing only halal-style meat, selling some without labelling it as such to avoid the cost of running separate lines for halal and non-halal customers.
Paris: French Urban Affairs Minister Maurice Leroy courted Chinese investors in Hong Kong on Wednesday as he promoted the huge Greater Paris urban renewal project at a property industry conference.
Before moving to Porsche, he headed up the Smart branches in the greater Paris region.
Summary: "Innovation and economic development are at the core of the Greater Paris Project, the single largest in Europe"
Speaking at the conference, Maurice Leroy, Minister of Urban Affairs in-charge of Greater Paris, introduced ongoing projects at the conference and said: "Innovation and economic development are at the core of the Greater Paris Project, the largest, unique and most innovative project in Europe".
The greater Paris area has a population of close to 12 million.
Christian Blanc, Minister in charge of the development of the French capital, said: "The Greater Paris project teams have begun to identify areas in the Paris metropolitan area where the urban planning dynamics would be most conducive.
MANAMA: The Economic Development Board (EDB) and Greater Paris Investment Agency yesterday signed a deal to promote Bahrain and France as business hubs and boost investments.

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