You're a funny guyConsidering that TWDC was in the process of acquiring DLP that year (they started in February, I believe, and officially acquired Euro Disney SCA in June), I wouldn't be surprised if they opened up the Disney bank vault for Paris' Grand Celebration as a gesture of goodwill to everyone in the resort.
I reassure you it was all thanks to the "Prince".
This acquisition didn't change anything at all.
DLP pays royalties to avoid taxes in France and to feed directly mummy WDC at home while promoting new Disney movies in theaters.
The only gifts from the WDC were cupcakes for cast members, litteraly