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The Emir of Qatar, Tamim Ben Hamad Al Thani, with French President Emmanuel Macron, during a state visit to the Elysée, February 27, 2024.

A collection of investments between now and 2030. President Emmanuel Macron introduced that he had signed, on Tuesday February 27, with the Emir of Qatar, Tamim Ben Hamad Al Thani, an settlement regarding Qatari funding commitments amounting to 10 billion euros within the French economic system by 2030.

“We have signed an ambitious investment plan of 10 billion euros”, he declared in the course of the alternate of toasts on the opening of the dinner given in honor of the Emir, on an official go to to France. These investments will happen in sectors similar to vitality transition, semiconductors, aerospace, synthetic intelligence, digital, well being and cultural industries.

The Emir of Qatar started a two-day state go to to France on Tuesday, targeted on the discharge of hostages in Gaza and the relaunch of the method for the creation of a Palestinian state, in addition to on strengthening the bilateral relationship . This first state go to by an Emir of Qatar in fifteen years, and the primary for Tamim Ben Hamad Al Thani since his accession to the throne in 2013, “constitutes an honor executed to France and illustrates the depth of the ties which unite [le]s two international locations »underlined the Elysée.

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Humanitarian cooperation

The two international locations signed, throughout this go to, a declaration of intent by way of humanitarian cooperation, significantly in Gaza, together with a joint dedication of 200 million euros in favor of the Palestinians. Three Franco-Qatari cargo planes additionally transported humanitarian and medical assist to El-Arich, an Egyptian city close to Rafah, together with 75 tons of freight, ten ambulances, meals rations, in addition to practically 300 household tents, introduced the 'Elysium.

For the state dinner, visitors, personalities from the world of sport, economics and tradition have been invited. Among them, the captain of the French soccer crew and star striker of PSG Kylian Mbappé and the president of the Parisian membership, the businessman Nasser Al-Khelaïfi, member of the emir's internal circle, in addition to the chef Alain Ducasse and the CEOs of LVMH, Qatar Airways and Airbus.

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