• Short Summary

    The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Khalifa Bin Hamad Al Thani, had talks with French President Valery Giscard d'Estaing at the Elysee Palace in Paris on Tuesday (28 October).

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    The Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Khalifa Bin Hamad Al Thani, had talks with French President Valery Giscard d'Estaing at the Elysee Palace in Paris on Tuesday (28 October). Their discussions centred on economic and technical cooperation between the Persian Gulf state and France.
    The agenda concentrated on plans for industrialising Qatar with French help, and investments in joint ventures in France. The two leaders also reviewed proposals for a "New World Economic Order" to be discussed at a ministerial conference of oil producer and consumer nations in December.
    According to Arab diplomat, the Emir also pressed France to play a more active role in building up relations between the European Community and the Arab World -- and for support for the Palestinian cause.
    Other topic discussed were the Middle East situation in general, the new Sinai interim peace agreement and security in the Persian Gulf.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEYT8WTNQTO15XH5IAEQJZ9ER5
    Media URN:
    VLVAEYT8WTNQTO15XH5IAEQJZ9ER5
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/10/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    FRANCE: EMIR OF QATAR, SHEIKH AL THANI, HAS TALKS WITH PRESIDENT GISCARD D'ESTAING ON ECONOMIC AND TECHNICAL COOPERATION.

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