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UBS buys 5 pct stake in Israel Discount, may buy more

JERUSALEM: Israel’s government sold a 5 percent stake in Israel Discount Bank to UBS on Tuesday, lowering its holding in the country’s third-largest bank to 15 percent, the Finance Ministry said. The ministry did not provide details of the deal other than UBS was one of four foreign investment banks to submit bids. A source …


Feeder vessels carrying Egyptian imports get discount rate

  The Suez Canal Authority (SCA) will extend feeder vessels, with a load capacity of 5,000 tons, a discount of up to 30 percent on the charges paid to the authority, which is valid for six months, Al-Mal reported, citing a new SCA regulation.   The authority, however, has restricted the discount to vessels that …


Egypt mobile firms offer discounts during Ramadan

CAIRO: Egypt s trio of mobile operators are taking their battle for consumer loyalty into the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, offering rate reductions for pilgrims and charity initiatives aimed to benefit the poor in Egypt. The moves reflect increasingly fierce competition between Mobinil, Vodafone Egypt and Etisalat Egypt, which have all slashed rates to …


TRAVEL: Amsterdam: Town of wonders can be had for discount

Amsterdam is defined by its canals. Built 400 years ago in concentric horseshoes, they are the rib cage of the city. Coasting their waters on a canal boat opens windows onto a history of vast wealth and global power. The cobbled streets alongside the canals are scenic urban pathways for walking or biking. And they …


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Opinion: Erdogan on the warpath

Turkey is bombarding "IS" strongholds – but also those of the Kurdish PKK. That fact is endangering the peace process between Ankara and the Kurds, says Turkey correspondent Reinhard Baumgarten. The radicals are gaining the upper hand and the intra-Turkish peace process is hanging by a thread. Now everyone is waiting for a statement from Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) leader…