China signs major business deals with France

France signs $25bn dollars worth of deals with China on second day of State leaders visit.

    Chinese President Xi Jinping has signed scores of business deals with French President Francois Hollande on the second day of a three-day visit.

    Ordering 70 Airbus planes worth more than $10bn dollars, and investing $1.1bn dollars with the country's largest carmaker, PSA Peugeot Citroen, Xi signed $25 bn dollars worth of business deals.

    President Hollande said the deals would bring much-needed growth to the economy.

    Al Jazeera's Nadim Baba reports from Paris.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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