Frances EU presidency most expensive

Written by Press Trust of India | London | Updated: Oct 29 2009, 05:52am hrs
Frances six-month rotating presidency of the European Union last year was one of the most expensive in history at a whopping 160 million, it has been revealed. The staggering costs of the presidency also included the installation of a state-of-the-art shower, worth 250,000, for Frances flamboyant President Nicolas Sarkozys sole use during a three-day summit last year at Grand Palace in Paris, the Daily Mail reported.