Warning after French national attacked with knife in Shanghai

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French embassy in Beijing advises nationals to be vigilant after stabbing, though unclear if linked to Paris shooting of Chinese national.

Speculation over China deal for French-built warships

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Rare visit to Shanghai by French navy Mistral-class helicopter carrier prompts conjecture over deal on undelivered sister ships built for Russia.

France plans elite top-10 mega-university

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A UK-style 'federal university' based at a new campus called Paris-Saclay south of the French capital has been given funding of €7.5bn.

France's Musée d'Orsay to open art exhibition in China

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Nineteenth century paintings from France, including 87 works by French Naturalists, to go on display at new Shanghai art museum.