S&P affirms Israel's AA- rating despite political, security risks
Contributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.
JERUSALEM, May 14 (Xinhua) -- Credit rating agency Standard & Poor's (S&P) has kept the rating for Israel unchanged at AA-, said a statement issued by Israel's Finance Ministry on Saturday, citing the agency's report.
While the analysts at S&P decided to keep Israel's rating unchanged, they raised concerns over the political and security risks in the country, including the governing coalition's loss of its thin majority in the parliament and the widespread violent attacks in recent weeks.
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