Paris, Nov. 29: The French government has found an industrialist willing to invest euro 400 million to renovate ArcelorMittal’s Florange steelworks, minister for industrial recovery Arnaud Montebourg said, reports The Daily Telegraph.
He said the interested party was a private investor from the steel industry.
Cairo (AP): An Islamist-dominated Assembly began a vote on a final draft of a new Egyptian Constitution on Thursday, pushing the document through despite boycott by liberals.
Doha (Reuters): A court in Qatar, which has supported Arab uprisings abroad, jailed a local poet for life on Thursday for criticising the emir.
Elder Bush ill
Houston (AP): Former President George H.W. Bush was stable in a Texas hospital on Thursday for treatment of a lingering cough.