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ADF to extend loans to investors

The Agricultural Development Fund (ADF) will begin extending loans to investors that seek to invest abroad as of 2014, said Khaled Fuheed, undersecretary of the Ministry of Agriculture.“The value of these loans will be determined according to the scale of the project and the guarantees provided,” he said. “Although the

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Geithner to join private equity firm

WASHINGTON: Former US Treasury secretary Timothy Geithner, a key player in reviving the US economy after the worst recession in decades, is joining private-equity firm Warburg Pincus, according to a statement Saturday.The move marks a departure for Geithner, who has spent most of his career in the public sector and

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20,000 march in Berlin to demand PKK ban lifted

BERLIN: Some 20,000 people marched through central Berlin on Saturday to demand the German government lift its 20-year ban on the Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK), organizers said.Under a heavy police presence, the protest passed off peacefully with demonstrators marching under the banner: "Support the peace process, lift the ban on

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