Keyword: visit

French president to travel to Georgia 'within days' as Ukraine crisis deepens

François Hollande will visit Russia's southern neighbour as it mulls signing same EU pact that was rejected by Ukraine's former president.

Chinese president begins three-day visit to France

Xi Jinping arrived in France on Tuesday for a visit his hosts hope will see major business deals agreed, from aviation to nuclear cooperation.

Security heads agenda during Hollande visit to Nigeria

The French president, the only Western leader invited to Nigeria's centenary celebrations, pledged to support fight against terrorist groups.

Trierweiler to visit India at weekend in 'firsty lady' capacity

Valérie Trierweiler will visit Mumbai on Sunday and Monday in a visit organised and funded by a French aid agency, Action Against Hunger.

Hollande to be first French president to visit Australia

The visit, in recognition of 'key role' Australia is playing in the world, will take place around the G20 summit in Brisbane in November 2014.

French Korean-born minister in landmark Seoul visit

Fleur Pellerin has begun a highly anticipated visit  to the land of her birth, where her success story is a source of public pride, admiration and curiosity.

Hollande mobbed by joyful crowds in Mali

Ecstatic crowds greeted the French President as he visited Timbuktu and Bamako with his ministers for defence, foreign affairs and development.

Hollande pays visit to Mali

The French is to visit Mali on Saturday, after three weeks of targeted French air strikes which have forced Islamist militants into retreat.

Hollande makes surprise Afghanistan visit

President François Hollande makes a surprise visit to Afghanistanto meet French troops and hold talks with Afghan President Hamid Karzai.