A Groupon Inc. team member works at the company's headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010. Groupon, the startup provider of online coupons with more than 35 million users, rejected a $6 billion offer from Google Inc. earlier this month, betting it can keep increasing its valuation. Photographer: Tim Boyle/Bloomberg/2010-12-15 06:36:46/
A Groupon Inc. team member works at the company's headquarters in Chicago, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2010. Groupon, the startup provider of online coupons with more than 35 million users, rejected a $6 billion offer from Google Inc. earlier this month, betting it can keep increasing its valuation. Photographer: Tim Boyle/Bloomberg/2010-12-15 06:36:46/
▶박 대통령, 서유럽 순방길 올라
 Spectators cheer during the Queen's jubilee concert on the Mall outside Buckingham Palace in London, on June 4, 2012. A chain of more than 4,200 beacons began to flare across the globe on June 4 to mark Queen Elizabeth II's diamond jubilee, with the last to be lit by the monarch at a star-studded concert at Buckingham Palace. AFP PHOTO / ADRIAN DENNIS../2012-06-05 05:41:25/
Spectators cheer during the Queen's jubilee concert on the Mall outside Buckingham Palace in London, on June 4, 2012. A chain of more than 4,200 beacons began to flare across the globe on June 4 to mark Queen Elizabeth II's diamond jubilee, with the last to be lit by the monarch at a star-studded concert at Buckingham Palace. AFP PHOTO / ADRIAN DENNIS../2012-06-05 05:41:25/
박근혜 대통령이 11월 2~8일 프랑스?영국?벨기에 등 서유럽을 순방한다. 우선 박 대통령은 11월 2~4일 프랑수아 올랑드 프랑스 대통령 초청으로 프랑스를 공식 방문한다. 이어 사흘간 영국을 국빈 방문한다. 박 대통령은 엘리자베스 2세 여왕과 면담하고 데이비드 캐머런 영국 총리와 정상회담을 가질 예정이다.
 Toyota Motor Corp President Akio Toyoda gets out of a Tesla Motor's Roadstar electric car with Tesla Motors Chief Exective Officer Elon Musk (behind car) upon their arrival at a news conference in Tokyo November 12, 2010. Musk handed over the keys of the two-seater sports car made by the startup to Toyoda on Friday as they appeared in front of media for the first time since their shock tie-up in May. REUTERS/Issei Kato (JAPAN - Tags: TRANSPORT BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)/2010-11-12 14:49:40/
Toyota Motor Corp President Akio Toyoda gets out of a Tesla Motor's Roadstar electric car with Tesla Motors Chief Exective Officer Elon Musk (behind car) upon their arrival at a news conference in Tokyo November 12, 2010. Musk handed over the keys of the two-seater sports car made by the startup to Toyoda on Friday as they appeared in front of media for the first time since their shock tie-up in May. REUTERS/Issei Kato (JAPAN - Tags: TRANSPORT BUSINESS EMPLOYMENT)/2010-11-12 14:49:40/
이번 방문은 우리나라 대통령으로는 두 번째 국빈 방문으로, 고 노무현 전 대통령이 2004년 12월 국빈 자격으로 영국을 찾았다. 박 대통령은 왕실의 손님으로서 버킹엄궁에 머무르는 등 최고의 의전과 예우를 받게 된다. 11월 7일에는 벨기에를 방문해 한?벨기에 정상회담을 가지며 8일에는 유럽연합(EU)을 방문, 한?EU 자유무역협정(FTA)의 원활한 이행 방안 등을 협의할 예정이다.
[미리 보는 글로벌 투자 캘린더] 박 대통령, 서유럽 순방길 올라
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