27 Mar '11, 1pm

Maha al-Sudairi unpaid bills #saudi #corruption

Maha al-Sudairi unpaid bills #saudi #corruption

Saudi Arabian princess Maha Al Sudairi , the wife of Saudi Arabia’s interior minister Naif bin Abdulaziz, is a well-known figure in French luxury boutiques. Spending 140,000 Euros on clothing and a further 30,000 a week on dry cleaning is not a big deal for her. She loves Paris – but the city’s high-end shop owners have accused her of robbing them. Al Sudairi has allegedly failed to pay her bills in the last few months. The Telegraph puts al-Sudairi’s unpaid tab at $24.5 million , including $100,000 in lingerie from the O Caprices De Lili lingerie story in Paris. “She was a very good customer for eight years, but then simply stopped paying,” said shopkeeper Jamila Boushaba. “I made a delivery of lingerie to the George V, but payment never arrived . Every time we called, we were told the bill would be settled the next day. It never was. When we contacted the Saudi ambassado...

Full article: http://www.luxuo.com/celebrities/maha-al-sudairi-sued-by-...

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