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With Ramadan approaching, Majdool dates from Palestine, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia are now 40% off at Dh20 per kg, down from Dh30. Rutab and Ajwa dates have also seen price reductions. The budget-friendly Zaidi from Iran is available at Dh5. Vendors at Waterfront Market report a surge in demand for discounted dates, anticipating a fivefold increase to 500 kg daily. Residents are advised to seize the opportunity for savings before Ramadan begins, as prices may rise by 20%.