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FRANCE-LUXURY-TRIAL

View taken on June 11, 2009 in Paris shows the front of the George V hotel where Saudi princess and wife of Saudi Interior Minister Maha Al-Sudairi is supposedly staying. A Key Largo clothing store in Paris has filed a law suit against the princess to obtain the payment of unpaid dues who according to the store's lawyer reaches 89.000 euros. AFP PHOTO / PIERRE VERDY

The hottest investments made by Gulf Arabs

It takes more than petrodollars to make smart investments. From London to Paris to New York, GCC Arabs are spreading their financial clout far and wide. Here's a look at some of their trophy assets.