Monday Oct 29th
The Human Rights Defenders World Summit will be held in Paris on Monday.
The event will celebrate the progress in human rights made over the past 20 years and look at how to improve them with sustainable development and the help of democracy over the next 20 years.
The Paris Masters 1000 tennis tournament begins on Monday.
The annual event for male professional players will see tennis champion Rafael Nadal return to the sport after taking nearly two months off after an injury that saw him retire from the US Open semi-final in September.
France's Julien Benneteau in action at the 2017 Paris Masters tournament. Photo: AFP
Tuesday Oct 30th
French MPs are set to vote on the social security part of the 2019 budget on Tuesday.
French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe is set to visit Vietnam in honour of the 45th anniversary of diplomatic ties between the two countries.
The prime minister will stay until November 4th will stopover in Hanoi for meetings on the subjects of politics and economics and will also visit Ho Chi Minh City.
Saturday Nov 3rd
The annual assembly of bishops is set to take place from November 5th – 8th in France's fabled shrine of Lourdes.
This year the bishops of France will welcome victims of pedophilia committed by clerics of the church.
Sunday Nov 4th
French President Emmanuel Macron is set to visit important areas of conflict from World War I on a tour that will last from November 4th until Remembrance Day on November 11th.
The 11th Route du Rhum event is set to kick off from Saint Malo on Sunday.
The event, which takes place every four years, is a single-handed transatlantic yacht race with the course running between Saint Malo in Brittany and Pointe-à-Pitre in Guadeloupe.