Olmert to hold emergency meeting on dollar rates

Slipping dollar rate, subsequent industry losses prompt PM to call emergency meeting with finance minister, trade and labor minister, governor of the Bank of Israel and head of National Economic Council to discuss possible countermeasures

Gad Lior

Published:  02.07.08, 11:33 / Israel Money

 

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Olmert has summoned Finance Minister Ronnie Bar-On, Industry, Trade and Labor Minister Eli Yishai, Governor of the Bank of Israel Stanley Fischer and several other Finance Ministry officials to the meeting, which is the first of its kind in years.

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