Kuwait cbank cuts discount rate by 50 bps to 2 pct-KUNA

KUWAIT, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Kuwait's central bank is cutting its discount rate by 50 basis points to 2 percent, state news agency KUNA said late on Wednesday.

The cut will take effect from Oct. 4, KUNA said in an SMS alert. It gave no further details.

(Reporting by Sylvia Westall; Editing by Alison Williams)


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