(Corrects spelling of GE chief's name to Immelt from Immet)
PARIS, April 27 (Reuters) - President Francois Hollande and his Economy Minister Arnaud Montebourg will meet General Electric chief executive Jeff Immelt on Monday to discuss the future of French engineering group Alstom, a presidential official told Reuters.
The meeting follows news last week that GE is planning a $13 billion deal to buy Alstom's power turbines business, and comes after the intervention on Sunday of the French government and industry rival Siemens of Germany.
(Reporting by Elizabeth Pineau; Writing by Andrew Callus; Editing by Andrew Roche)
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